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EIT Awards €6 mln to Health Start-ups

2020 09 Jan

EIT Health has awarded 120 health start-ups €6 mln to fast track innovative products and services to the market under the umbrella of its 2019 ‘Headstart Programme’.   The 120 start-ups involved in the programme addressed a range of challenges facing healthcare today in categories such as MedTech, digital health and biotech.  ... Read more

SIIM: Informatics and Imaging Awards Announced

2019 11 Dec

The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) has announced its 2020 Honorary Awards programme which recognises achievements in the field of medical imaging informatics.   The body is accepting online nominations for the awards until Friday, January 31, 2020.   You might also like: Imaging Informatics: SIIM and EuSoMII... Read more

RSNA 2019: President’s Address Highlights Burnout, AI and Team Delivery

2019 02 Dec

  Valerie P . Jackson , president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), highlighted future trends in the imaging landscape as the 105th Scientific assembly and Annual Meeting opened in Chicago on Sunday.   HealthManagement.org is tweeting live from the congress which runs for six days until December 6 and comprises educational... Read more

#SIR2019: GEMS Program debut

2019 26 Mar

 #SIR19ATX:  New initiative aims to foster diversity in interventional radiology AUSTIN, TEXAS —Former Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) President Alan H. Matsumoto , M.D., FSIR, introduced a new program to support diversity in interventional radiology by providing a travel grant for medical students from diverse backgrounds... Read more

Space technology meets healthcare

2018 22 Sep

How the UK Space Agency is contributing to healthcare. England’s National Health Service (NHS) is joining forces with the UK Space Agency to tackle four critical healthcare challenges. The UK Space Agency has launched a multi-million-pound joint initiative with the NHS for healthcare innovators who can demonstrate how technology... Read more

Inaugural Awards for Compassionate Health Care in Europe to Be Launched At Health IT Conference

2016 21 Nov

HIMSS Europe is bringing the Kate Granger Awards for Compassionate Care to Europe - to be launched at next week’s World of Health IT event – an international conference dedicated to health IT.     Nominations are open for the first ever European Kate Granger Awards for Compassionate Care – named after an English doctor who worked tirelessly to... Read more

BIR/Bayer ‘Make it Better’ Service Award prize 2016 presented at UKRC 2016

2016 30 Jun

The introduction of image-guided lung biopsies using an early discharge protocol means a more cost effective and improved service for patients with suspected lung cancer   A team which has developed a new system to accelerate and improve early diagnosis of lung cancer, a first for the UK,  has won the BIR/Bayer Make it Better Award which was... Read more

Pennsylvania ICU Awarded Design Citation

2016 28 Mar

The Trauma Surgical Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center has been awarded the ICU Design Citation. The prestigious award — co-sponsored by the American Assocation of Critical-Care Nurses  with the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Committee on Architecture for Health of the American Institute of Architects recognises... Read more

Kai Zacharowski Honoured by Patient Safety Foundation for PBMS

2016 16 Feb

Professor Kai Zacharowski , Director of the Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Therapy at Frankfurt University Hospital has been honoured with the 2015 Humanitarian Award from the Patient Safety Movement Foundation , for his outstanding contribution to reducing the number of preventable patient deaths. Zacharowski and his team developed... Read more

Dr. Steven Barker Awarded the Society for Technology in Anesthesia's J.S. Gravenstein Award

2016 25 Jan

Masimo  (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced that a member of its Board of Directors, Chairman of its Scientific Advisory Board, and its Chief Science Officer, Steven Barker, Ph.D., M.D., was honored with the 2016 J.S. Gravenstein Award recognizing lifetime achievement at this month's Society for Technology in Anesthesia (STA) Annual Meeting in Palm Beach,... Read more