Diagnostics, prosthetics and orthotics to tackle health challenges in developing countries

The EPSRC have opened an invitation to bid for funding. There is up to £7.5m for this call, which may fund around 6-8 projects. Overseas partners in relevant countries is a requirement in all cases. This opportunity closes on Thursday 25 May 2017.

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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.