Medical Technologies: The UK Perspective
Friday, August 9, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (PDT)
Aliso Viejo, CA
Join UK Trade & Investment as we navigate the UK market opportunity in medical technologies.
Discussion topics will include:
- NICE appraisals
- Funding avenues
- Understanding the new NHS
UK Trade & Investment is the Government department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy and assists overseas companies to bring their high-quality investment to the UK.
Dr. Adam M. Hill– UK Trade & Investment, MedTech Sector Specialist
Adam is an experienced academic Clinician-Scientist having previously founded and led a successful research Centre at Imperial College London. Adam is uniquely both a qualified surgeon, with Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and a qualified Mechanical Engineer, hence, his area of expertise is in the research and development of medical technologies. With in excess of 90 peer reviewed publications, Adam has been recognised by 8 awards by the academic community in the last 10 years.
Having served 7 years in the British Army, Adam has co-founded and held leadership positions within 3 start-up companies; a Social Care business, a Medical Education service provider, and a technology incubator and accelerator, before joining the Life Science Investment Organisation as a Healthcare and Medical Technology Specialist.
Areas of Expertise include:
- Research and Development in the UK;
- Health and Social Care Delivery in the UK;
- Clinical Medicine and Surgery;
- Imaging, Implantable, Worn, Assistive and Companion Technologies;
- Healthcare and Biomedical Education;
- Military Medical Technology.
For more information, Adam’s profile can be found at: www.linkedin.com/in/hillam
Light breakfast will be provided.
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