DIIF event: From Bench to Bedside

Wednesday 5th February 2020

The latest Dundee Interdisciplinary Innovation Forum (DIIF) event 'From Bench to Bedside; a products journey from university project through industry to the patient' is taking place on Wednesday 5 February 2020 from 13.00 - 14.00 in the Tanis Drummond Lecture Theatre, level 5, Ninewells Hospital & Medical School.

Imran Farid, Executive Account Director at GE Healthcare and Nigel McLean, Technology Transfer Manager at University of Dundee Research & Innovation Services will take you along the journey that an idea for a new IVD, medical device, pharmaceutical travels to become a product ready for use to diagnose and treat patients; evaluation, strategic fit, funding, technical/clinical/market/regulatory development. Discussions will start at evaluating and protecting the idea within the university/NHS, through to what industry look for in a future product, and how industry develop this to a healthcare/patient ready product.

Anyone involved with/interested in securing funding for development of projects should attend.

This event is part of a wider domain of health innovation strategic partnering developments between the University of Dundee, NHS Tayside and GE Healthcare led by the Academic Health Science Partnership in Tayside.

Register for the event here: https://from-bench-to-bedside.eventbrite.co.uk

1 to 1 meetings with Imran can be arranged by emailing: ris-events@dundee.ac.uk