How the system can make the most of the unique role of specialist hospitals.
Working with industry
Nick King describes Connected Health Cities and the role of Lancaster University, which has two strands: Relationships with industry; and workforce development.
The inclusion of commercial/industry partners within Connected Health Cities will accelerate and expand routes to market for emerging technologies.
Industry partners will also increase our sustainability by helping secure additional funding through collaborating with us to develop new research and innovation projects.
Industry can contribute to research that improves understanding of health care efficiency and effectiveness and also develops new innovative techniques and ideas to be tested.