14th Medical Innovations Summit

The 14th Medical Innovations Summit is taking place on Saturday 22 April 2017, bookings are now open.
When Apr 22, 2017
from 08:00 AM to 05:30 PM
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A group of leading entrepreneurs and innovators will be gathering at the Royal Society of Medicine on Saturday 22 April to take part in the Society’s 14th Medical Innovations Summit. Providing a twice-yearly platform for the presentation and discussion of inspirational ideas and developments in the field of medicine and healthcare, the Summits encourage innovators at the very beginning of their careers, as well as established clinicians and academics.

Professor Eleanor StrideOne of the summit speaks is Professor Eleanor Stride. She is an expert in drug delivery systems engineering and biomedical ultrasonics. She works at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Oxford and last year appeared in the Daily Telegraph’s list of the Top 50 Women in Engineering. Her research aims to develop new methods for delivering chemotherapy drugs that minimise side effects and reduce the risk of recurrence. One of her main projects currently is delivering oxygen in combination with chemotherapy to treat drug resistant tumours.

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