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The Healthcare Technologies TPN is delighted to announce that once again we are collaborating with the IPEM and IMechE BMeD to run the Peter Wells Memorial Lecture. This year the inaugural lecture will be given by Professor Alison Noble of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Oxford on the subject of 'Human Image Recognition, Artificial Intelligence, and Shifting Perceptions of Medical Ultrasound”. For more information on this event and to register please visit the event webpage . read more...
Posted by Gemma Hadley on IET Healthcare May 10, 2018 3:05 pm BST
Winnning the J A Lodge Award in IET Healthcare Technologies has helped to recognise Anas' research into sleep disorders.  It has motivated him to continue his work, creating wearable devices for sleep monitoring and diagnosis and helped to shorten the time to eventual diagnosis of sleep disorders. This research is having an impact and improving people's lives. read more...
Posted by Kim Letchford on IET Healthcare Mar 22, 2018 3:40 pm GMT
IET Savoy Place recently played host to the Annual Healthcare Lecture 2017. Organised by the Healthcare Technologies TPN, the evening event comprised of 3 talks from our Student and Early Career Award winners followed by the keynote presentation delivered by Professor Kevin Warwick. The award winners - Jessica Barnes, Syed Anas Imtiaz and Ghazal ... read more...
Posted by Carl Resch on IET Healthcare Oct 13, 2017 10:21 am BST
The 2017 Member survey is now live and we would like to invite all IET members to take part and have their say. This important survey provides the opportunity to share your views and provide feedback. The survey should take around 10 minutes to complete and will be close on Sunday 29 October 2017 at 23:59 (UK time). You can take part in the survey  here . If you ... read more...
Posted by Gemma Hadley on IET Healthcare Oct 9, 2017 10:36 am BST
The Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards We're delighted to announce the winners of our Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards 2017! Congratulations to: IET William James Award Ghazal Ghazaei, Newcastle University   IET Dennis Hill Award Jessica Barnes, Newcastle University Presentation: Abstract Muscle ... read more...
Posted by Gemma Hadley on IET Healthcare Sep 5, 2017 11:54 am BST
You may only have a day left, but that one day is all you need to apply for the  IET Dennis Hill Award ! The Dennis Hill prize is awarded annually to the student on an MEng or MSc programme who has, during the past year, submitted the best final year project dissertation in the general field of Biomedical Engineering and cognate subjects (including ... read more...
Posted by Carl Resch on IET Healthcare Jul 13, 2017 3:21 pm BST
We're delighted to confirm that Professor Kevin Warwick will be joining us at the 2017 Annual Healthcare Lecture in September. Professor Warwick is Emeritus Professor at Reading and Coventry Universities and his research areas are artificial intelligence, biomedical systems, robotics and cyborgs. His talk, ' Neural Implants for Therapy and ... read more...
Posted by Gemma Hadley on IET Healthcare Jul 4, 2017 3:48 pm BST
A month has now passed since the 3rd Annual Future of Medicine – the role of the doctor in 2027 took place. Let’s look back at some of the highlights of the day… Nick Hunn ‘The best way to save the NHS is to use it less.’ The above concept has spawned much of the new Medtech industry. Nick’s presentation mainly covered wearable technology and the reasons why ... read more...
Posted by Gemma Hadley on IET Healthcare Jun 20, 2017 2:21 pm BST
On 18 May 2017 the IET's Healthcare Technologies Technical and Professional Network once again collaborated with the Royal Society of Medicine for 'The 3rd Annual Future of Medicine - The Role of Doctors in 2027' event. The packed room of delegates at BMA House in London heard from several healthcare expert speakers who gave a great detailed insight ... read more...
Posted by Carl Resch on IET Healthcare May 22, 2017 9:44 am BST
Professor Shafi Ahmed
Join us at  The 3rd Annual Future of Medicine – The Role Of Doctors In 2027  hear Professor Shafi Ahmed,  Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgeon speak on " Disrupting Medical Education"   See Professor Shafi Ahmed’s biography below:   Professor Shafi Ahmed is a laparoscopic colorectal surgeon at The Royal London and St Bartholomew’s Hospitals. As a ... read more...
Posted by Poppy Seamarks on IET Healthcare May 11, 2017 10:20 am BST

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