Man looking at petri dishes: academia and pharma

Partnerships between academia and pharma

As R&D across genetic and cellular therapies progresses, how important is the role of innovation in the world of academia to exploiting the full...
Heather Parkin: Roche and NHS

Roche and NHS Joint Working projects

How can we create a world-class system of care which fulfils the ambitions of the NHS Long Term Plan? Working together holds the key. We...
Pharma and NHS working in partnership for older patients

Pharma and NHS working in partnership

A partnership to improve outcomes for malnourished older patients has had a positive impact on this vulnerable and often marginalised group. The challenges Tackling the crisis There...
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The three stage plan for meeting customer needs

Taking a fresh look at NHS engagement is where success in meeting customers’ needs lies. But how? David Southern explores.  Existing commercial models of UK...
The future of genomics

The future of genomics and precision medicine

How is the use of genomics data enhancing our medical understanding and what does this mean for the future of precision medicine? Genomics is one of...
Mark Toms profile: Article on joint-working

Building a healthier future for our NHS through joint working

In a resource-scarce and budget-strained environment, Joint Working Projects between the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry are helping to meet the healthcare challenges of...
The Cabinet Office and Department of Health and Social Care have published their Prevention Green Paper, Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s. It sets out plans to tackle the causes of preventable ill health in England.

Achieving value in the NHS through partnership

How AbbVie’s ‘Decisions with Value’ initiative brought healthcare experts together to tackle the challenge of improving health outcomes while making savings. Over recent years the NHS...
The Topol Review and innovative technologies in the NHS

Advancing electronic prescribing

The Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) sends electronic prescriptions from GP surgeries to pharmacies and currently accounts for around 64% of all prescriptions issued in...
Chris Molloy from Medicines Discovery Catapult

Medicines Discovery Catapult and the high impact medicines discovery

Chris Molloy is the Chief Executive Officer of the Medicines Discovery Catapult (MDC). He joined the organisation two years ago as only the second...
Lucy Jones - Doctors of the World

Doctors of the World: Healthcare for everyone

Lucy Jones, Director of Programmes at Doctors of the World UK, supports access to healthcare for excluded people around the world. She joined the...

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