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Mastering the Pitch – NHIP Academy Fellows Forum Workshop

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2023 Oncology & Precision Medicine Conference

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Following the success of 2022’s events, the Oncology and the Precision Medicine Conference is back and taking place on 14 and 15 November. Join Bionow, expert speakers and industry…

Evaluating technologies that hope to guide antibiotic use

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The NIHR Newcastle MIC are part of a national partnership awarded over £200,000 to design a platform for assessing tests that aim to steer antibiotic treatment.


Survey participants wanted to prioritise unmet diagnostics needs in care homes

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Opportunity to help prioritise the use of diagnostics in care homes.

In June 2021, we successfully applied for over £50,000 from the National Institute for Health and…

Supporting the detection of cardiovascular disease

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We have produced an overview of rapid tests for cholesterol.

Heart and circulatory disease, also known as cardiovascular disease, causes 1 in 4 deaths in the UK. The

Assessing the accuracy and cost of using near patient tests for influenza

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Faster diagnosis of flu in hospitals, using tests like the Alere i Influenza A & B NPT, could save the NHS money.


Influenza (Flu) is a respiratory illness caused by…

Examining a blood test for detecting severe infection

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The MR-proADM test could help to identify patients with an infection who are deteriorating and at risk of sepsis.

Patients admitted to hospital with an infection have their National Early…

North East Innovation Lab appoints commercial business manager

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Dr Caroline Wilson, former principal scientist at the North East Innovation Lab, has been appointed to the role of commercial business manager.

Caroline is one of the…

Rediscovering the MedTech Journey 2023

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We are excited to share that MedConnect North will be hosting their annual event in Durham on 11 October.

“Rediscovering the MedTech journey” aims to bring together…

Routes to Research website launch

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The NIHR Clinical Research Network North East and North Cumbria is pleased to announce the launch of Routes to Research, a new website to engage health and care staff…

NHIP Ageing and Multiple Long Term Conditions Education Symposium

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We are delighted to share that the Newcastle Health Innovation Partners (NHIP) is hosting a symposium focused on ageing and multiple long-term conditions.

The event aims to demonstrate how, through…

Three years of the insight panel

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As they reach their three-year anniversary, the NIHR Newcastle MIC insight panel for patients, public and carers reflect on how they have made a difference to our work.

We held…