Oct 282011
Clinical Communicator Wins Category at the NISP CONNECT £25k Awards

An innovative product that has been developed at C-TRIC (Clinical Translational Research and Innovation Centre) has won the Digital Media and Software category at the £25k Awards. AIRO, a healthcare ‘Clinical Communicator’ or ‘Dashboard’, is a collaboration between the Western Health and Social Care Trust (Western Trust) and local company Future Healthcare NI.

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Jul 202011
€7 Billion Funding for R&D in the 2012 FP7 Work Programme

The European Commission has published details of the 2012 Work Programme under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7, the EU’s main research funding instrument). Across a number of themes €7 billion is available. Of key interest to the healthcare research community will be the health theme €7 Billion Funding for R&D

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Mar 302011
Improving the Health Service through Technology Development and Adoption - Antrim Hospital Workshop Report

The Pharmacy and Medicines Management Centre at Antrim Area Hospital was the venue (on 21st January) for a conference on improving the health service via new technology development and adoption.  There were 33 attendees from healthcare companies, government procurement, clinical and academia who participated at the event designed to help small and medium enterprises (SME)

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Mar 282011

A summary of a range of model agreements available to support research activities in the HSC trusts is now available in the Library section the HSC Innovations website. The brief includes: mICRA, mCTA, CRO mCTA, mCIA, CRO mCIA, mNCA, Lambert and Brunswick templates. Links are provided to further information from the publishers of each model.

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Dec 172010

Invest Northern Ireland organised a clinical trial event at the Clinical Translational Research and Innovation Centre (C-TRIC) in Altnagelvin Hospital, Western Health and Social Care Trust (WHSCT) on 23 November 2010.  The event provided an overview of the resources and services available to support clinical trials and to initiate discussion on how trusts and companies may

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