Europe

The University of Manchester set to put the north-west on the BioTech map with coalition launch 

The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Catalyst (IBIC), launched by The University of Manchester has established the north-west of England as a global leader in biotechnology innovation, boosting job creation, collaboration, investment and upskilling in...

Navigating AI’s ‘leapfrog’ over legacy systems in healthcare

Hosted at HLTH Europe, experts convened to envision the hospitals of the future, exploring how AI leapfrogs legacy systems and addresses clinician resistance to transform healthcare delivery and patient outcomes. Nadine Hachach-Haram, Proximie, NHS,...

Digital incentives are essential to productive health insurance systems

According to Dr Nathan Malka, Cardiologist, Private Hospital group Ambroise Paré – Hartmann, who joined a discussion on the potential of digital medicine in cardiology at HLTH Europe, relying solely on historical data to predict the likelihood...

Experts highlight failings and the path forward in women’s health diagnostics

In a panel discussion diving into the diagnostics landscape for women’s health, key leaders involved shared their messages on the failings and shortcomings in the sector. In the panel event hosted at HLTH Europe, titled: ‘Mind the gap: Why...

Does AI really hold the potential to transform NHS care delivery?

At HLTH Europe, Amsterdam, experts discussed the challenges and opportunities of integrating Artificial Intelligence (AI) into the UK’s health system. As it stands from the discussion, that included key players from the NHS Trust and partners, AI has...

AI enabled innovation set to relieve healthcare pressure according to Philips report

A global survey by Philips has revealed staffing shortages and financial challenges are negatively impacting patient care in healthcare. Clinicians and leaders believe AI automation can address these challenges, but adoption varies widely worldwide. Despite...

Nadeem Sarwar, Founder and CEO of Phlo    

As the founder and CEO of Phlo, what are the key milestones in your career journey that have led to the success of the company, and how do you plan to continue this growth trajectory?  I’ve always had an entrepreneurial streak; running...

i.AI and NHS England sign Collaboration Charter to support the use of AI in the NHS 

The Incubator for Artificial Intelligence (i.AI), an elite team of technical experts at the heart of government, and NHS England (NHSE) have signed a first-of-a-kind Collaboration Charter to support the use of AI in the NHS.   The partnership,...

Cyberattack impacts major London hospitals

A cyberattack has severely impacted major hospitals in London, leading to the cancellation of operations and the diversion of emergency patients. King’s College Hospital, Guy’s and St Thomas’, and Evelina London Children’s Hospital...

HDR UK and GA4GH form a partnership to unite genomic and health data 

Health Data Research UK (HDR UK) and the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) have announced a strategic partnership to expand existing open standards work and collaborate in the wider health data space. Together, both organisations plan to learn...

AI-driven synthetic chemistry platform for drug discovery 

Elsevier, a global leader in information and data analytics, has signed a multi-year agreement with Iktos, a company specialising in Artificial Intelligence for new drug discovery. The partnership will strengthen Elsevier’s flagship chemistry...

Burendo awarded a multi-million contract with the United Kingdom Health Security Agency 

Award-winning product delivery and technology consultancy, Burendo, has been appointed as the technical delivery partner on a multi-million-pound contract with the United Kingdom Health Security Agency (UKHSA), supporting fundamental aspects of its...