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GM Connected Health Ecosystem: Digital Transformation & Ageing in GM

The next Connected Health Ecosystem of 2021 will be held virtually on Monday 26th July, 10.00-12.00. 

The Ecosystem event will feature presentations from the projects, and will offer a networking-style session to answer questions and facilitate connections between potential research partners.


10.00 - 10.10 Introduction (Ben Bridgewater, Health Innovation Manchester)

10.10 - 10.30 Deploying Digital Interventions in Care Homes – Response to Covid-19 (Jay Hamilton, Associate Director of Health & Implementation/Patient Safety Collaborative Lead)

10.30 - 10. 50 Support for companies in digital health and aging - R&I accelerator, SME voucher scheme and UKRI £12m healthy-ageing challenge (Daniel Zamora, Commercial Programme Manager, Health Innovation Manchester)

10.50 - 11.10 ARC (Speaker TBA)

11.10 - 11.20 GMCA (Speaker TBA)

11.20 - 11.30 How the digital healthcare revolution leaves the most vulnerable behind (Dr Omer Ali, Lecturer in Public Health, University of Manchester)

11.30 - 11.40 Falls prevention in a digital age: addressing the digital divide (Prof. Chris Todd, Deputy Director Healthy Ageing Theme NIHR Applied Research Collaboration Greater Manchester)

11.40 - 12.00 Networking and Q&A Session

12.00 Close

Registration for the Connected Health Ecosystem is now open – tickets are limited, so we recommend securing your place now.