Upcoming events

May 2017

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Innovation Lunch with Aston University

Universities Centre, Innovation Birmingham Limited, Faraday Wharf, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Holt Street, Birmingham Science Park, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

Come along to this free lunch event to explore the latest opportunities open to growing tech businesses. The event will also include a presentation on recent industry collaborations with Aston University’s Computer Science department.

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Developing the Primary Health Care Home: Insights from New Zealand

Forum Lecture Theatre, University of Birmingham Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

The Health Services Management Centre and College of Medical and Dental Science at the University of Birmingham are pleased to host an evening seminar on the experiences of New Zealand on implementing the Health Care Home model.

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New models of out of hospital care: learning from New Zealand

Health Services Management Centre (Park House), University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

HSMC and the Strategy Unit have arranged a one-day international masterclass to share learning from New Zealand’s primary care networks. There will be a particular focus on their work to develop the Primary Health Care Home based on strong and effective general practice as part of a place-based integrated care system.

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E-Health Week

Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX

Through keynote addresses, panel discussions and expert-led workshops, the UK e-Health Week programme will focus on these latest developments, scrutinising the opportunities and challenges they will bring to the health system. NHS, public and charity sector colleagues can attend free of charge.

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Practical Solutions in New Models of Care in Respiratory

Conference Room, 2nd floor, CSB Building, University Hospital, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX

Making Waves is a programme designed to utilise existing community assets, improve clinical care and support stronger patient involvement through shared decision making. The model has a focus on social inclusion, clinical engagement, patient empowerment, clinician-patient co-production, self-management, mental wellbeing, simple exercise and end of life issues.

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Envisioning business growth through business innovation

Various

This workshop will help you understand how to envision your future in different scenarios for regional, national and international contexts. You will explore the uncertainties in your environment and use these uncertainties to develop plausible images of the future. Tools will be provided to anticipate the impact of the alternative future scenarios.

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BioTrinity 2017

Novotel London West, 1 Shortlands, London W6 8DR

BioTrinity offers unique access to global life science investors, big pharma executives and innovative CEOs of emerging R&D companies seeking to make deals and grow their networks. Among the West Midlands exhibitors are The BioHub Birmingham® and Business Birmingham.

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West Midlands CVD and diabetes event: adoption, innovation, dissemination

Aston Villa Football Club, Villa Park, Birmingham B6 6HE

Hear from clinical leaders who've made change happen! The aims of the day are to learn from excellence in prevention and management of diabetes, atrial fibrillation, hypertension and familial hypercholesterolaemia.

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Human Factors and Safer Births

The Institute of Engineering and Technology, Austin Court, 80 Cambridge Street, Birmingham B1 2NP

This one-day event in Birmingham will provide an opportunity to focus on the challenges facing teams involved in the delivery of maternity services in response to Better Births and other national maternity and neonatal initiatives. It will explore how a human factors approach can support the reduction of preventable harm to mothers and babies and help develop resilient teams and organisations.

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Dentistry Research Showcase - Science in the Commercial World

School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

In April 2016, the doors of the new, purpose-built, integrated Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry opened. You are invited to join researchers from the University of Birmingham to find out more about the cutting-edge research taking place, hear about the industry collaborations driving innovation in the sector, tour the research facilities and network with leading individuals in the sector.

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Improving outcomes, cutting costs: procuring NIA innovations via the NHS Innovation and Technology Tariff

Clayton Hotel Leeds, Sweet Street, Leeds LS11 9AT

From 1 April 2017, NHS providers and commissioners can be reimbursed via NHS England for specified cost-saving, outcomes-based innovations. This event, hosted by the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA), is an opportunity to learn more about the medtech devices and digital platforms available to procure via the new Innovation and Technology Tariff (ITT).

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Regional Cardiac Update Meetings 2017

Various

These cardiac update meetings are for all healthcare professionals involved in the management and treatment of arrhythmias. These meetings provide a platform for education, as well as sharing best practice and information on topics such as device and drug treatments, atrial fibrillation and syncope.

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15

Shoulder Pain Research at Keele: Past, Present and Future

The Salvin Room, Keele Hall, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG

This seminar aims to provide you with the opportunity to update your current knowledge and understanding of shoulder pain research, and provide you with the opportunity to network with like-minded clinicians and researchers.

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16

Creating strategy and leadership for business innovation

Various

This workshop is designed to help you build strategic leadership capacity and maximise the cultural and structural effectiveness of your organisation for innovation.

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16

Mental Health Prevention and Innovation Workshop

iCentrum, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

This is an exciting opportunity to influence the services created and offered with regard to mental health prevention strategies.

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Improving outcomes, cutting costs: procuring NIA innovations via the NHS Innovation and Technology Tariff

Oxford Science Park, Robert Robinson Avenue, Oxford OX4 4GP

From 1 April 2017, NHS providers and commissioners can be reimbursed via NHS England for specified cost-saving, outcomes-based innovations. This event, hosted by the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA), is an opportunity to learn more about the medtech devices and digital platforms available to procure via the new Innovation and Technology Tariff (ITT).

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17

Human factors lessons from design, planning and engineering experts ARUP

Institute of Translational Medicine, Heritage Building (Queen Elizabeth Hospital), Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham B15 2TH

The next Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors Midlands Regional Group event will take place at 4pm on 17 May at the Institute of Translational Medicine at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB). You will learn how human factors contributes to the success of Arup and about UHB's Human Factors Faculty.

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18

RCGP Midland Faculty Annual Education, Research and Innovation Symposium

Westwood Teaching Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

Warwick Medical School will host the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Midland Faculty Annual Education, Research and Innovation Symposium in 2017. Keynote speakers include Dr Julian Treadwell, Vice Chair of the RCGP Standing Group on Overdiagnosis, Professor Robert McKinley, Professor of Education in General Practice, Keele University and Professor Paul Wallace, National Primary Care Director for NIHR CRN.

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The Back Pain Show 2017

Birmingham City Football Club, St. Andrews Stadium, Cattell Road, Birmingham B9 4RL

The successful Back Pain Show returns in 2017 – the one-stop shop for all those who suffer from back problems, along with the health professionals who look after them. Organised on behalf of Backcare, the National Back Pain Association, the exhibition will feature therapies, products and services associated with the treatment of back pain as well as a range of professional conferences, presentations and seminars.

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Research Showcase 2017

Atrium, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham B15 2GW

Life-changing research will be in the spotlight on 19 May at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham’s annual Research Showcase, where an array of research teams from across University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) and the University of Birmingham will exhibit the work that is changing lives and transforming the NHS.

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Celebrating multidisciplinary research in the NHS

Education Centre, 1st Floor, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2GW

This event will celebrate the benefits of multidisciplinary research in the NHS. It will provide plenary sessions and workshops for aspiring researchers on developing their clinical academic careers and for NHS managers interested in embedding these careers within the health service. The event will showcase the multidisciplinary research undertaken in the region with presentations and poster displays.

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Sepsis – Think Sepsis

Institute of Translational Medicine, Heritage Building (Queen Elizabeth Hospital), Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham B15 2TH

The Innovation Team at University Hospitals Birmingham Hospital NHS Foundation Trust will be regularly hosting research events in the Institute of Translational Medicine, Heritage Building. The first event's theme will be ‘Sepsis – Think Sepsis’.

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Planning marketing and finance to support business innovation

Various

This workshop focuses on the importance of matching your marketing strategy with opportunities in order to maximise chances of success – a method of ‘connecting’ what your business can do to successfully win new business. This workshop will also present the latest research into opportunities for business finance including traditional forms and innovation in funding.

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Improving outcomes, cutting costs: procuring NIA innovations via the NHS Innovation and Technology Tariff

UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 7HA

From 1 April 2017, NHS providers and commissioners can be reimbursed via NHS England for specified cost-saving, outcomes-based innovations. This event, hosted by the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA), is an opportunity to learn more about the medtech devices and digital platforms available to procure via the new Innovation and Technology Tariff (ITT).

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