The Redistributed Manufacturing in Healthcare Network (RiHN) – aiming to help position the UK at the forefront of Healthcare Manufacturing

The RiHN aims to deliver a single vision of the research needed to position the UK at the forefront of healthcare manufacturing.

Following a successful £0.5m award from the Engineering and Physical Services Research Council (EPSRC), the RiHN is being led by a multi-disciplinary team that spans the disciplines of manufacturing, healthcare technologies, management and human factors. Network Director Dr Wendy Phillips is leading the two-year project commencing from February 2015.

Network partners include cross-disciplinary researchers from the Universities of Loughborough, Cambridge, Brunel, Nottingham, Newcastle and the West of England.