University of Dundee Venture 2019 – £25k New Business Idea Competition News

12th December, 2018

£25,000 is on offer to support new business ideas among students, staff and recent graduates as the University of Dundee launches the Venture 2019 competition.   There are 7 specific categories:   Undergraduate Student Award - £2,000 prize fund sponsored by Business Gateway and Centre of Entrepreneurship School of Business Student Award - £2,500 prize fund...

Scottish Healthcare Innovation Directory launches News

4th December, 2018

The AHSP is delighted to highlight the new Scottish Healthcare Innovation Directory (https://health.lcsdirectoryscotland.com/).   It is a valuable addition to improving the navigation of the complicated healthcare innovation ecosystem in Scotland. The directory, which will continue to develop and be updated, aims to to help companies identify and access NHS and health researc...

DRAMS Discovering Research Event 2018 News

23rd November, 2018

Professor Dilip Nathwani, Director of AHSP in Tayside, Consultant Physician and Honorary Professor of Infection attended the Dundee Research and Academic Medicine Society Discovering Research 2018 event last night at Ninewells Hospital and Medical School and gave an inspiring talk on his academic and clinical career, and encouraged medical and dental students to embra...

Tay Cities Deal: £25M investment in Growing Tayside Biomedical Cluster News

22nd November, 2018

A £25 million investment to grow the Tayside Biomedical Cluster was one of projects announced to receive investment today in the newly signed Tay Cities Deal. The project aims to make the region one of the most attractive and sought after biomedical locations in the UK. Funding will stimulate a step change in innovation led growth and create new jobs for the region.   Professor S...

Tayside Consultant Dr Tom Fardon awarded Scottish Thoracic Society Medal News

14th November, 2018

Congratulations to Consultant Physician Dr Tom Fardon who was awarded the inaugural Scottish Thoracic Society (STS) Andrew Douglas Medal at the STS Annual Meeting in Glasgow.   The medal is awarded to a senior clinician or healthcare professional who has made a significant contribution to the society and respiratory medicine in Scotland.  Criteria includes leadership in a specialist ar...