One of the HTCs Clinical Research Fellows, Natalie Hirst has won the prestigious Norman Williams Prize at the recent Society of Academic and Research Surgeons meeting in Cambridge. The prize was awarded for Natalie’s work on “Biosensor technology for early detection of anastamotic leak and intra-abdominal sepsis after gastrointestinal surgery”. In summary, anastomotic leak is […]
After a successful National Meeting on the 17th October in Leeds, the HTC will be hosting three regional meetings in the south east, south west and the north early in the new year. The HTC is a national network and these events will provide opportunities around the U.K where science and engineering experts, clinicians, industry […]
World-leading figures from healthcare and applied sciences have helped launch the HTC's inaugural national meeting in Leeds.
The HTCs national meeting, entitled ‘Accelerating technology for patient benefit in colorectal disease’, will be held at the Royal Armouries in Leeds, in October – and brings together world leading speakers, scientists and engineers.
The HTC held its inaugural meeting in May 2013 to introduce the concept of the HTC to industry, clinicians, patients, public and academics from around the Yorkshire region. It was a successful day and a half during which the scientific experts and industry attendees rose to the challenges thrown at them by the clinicians and patients. A number of leading projects have been identified and are now being taken forward with the HTC