We are the Academic Health Science Network for the North East and North Cumbria (NENC) and we are proud to work across a wonderful region, supporting innovation in all its forms within the NHS and social care. We work with our member organisations including the NHS Trusts, CCGs and universities across the NENC to help them identify, evaluate, adopt and disseminate transformative innovation.
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Open call for unmet needs
The AHSN NENC regularly release calls for projects to fulfill unmet needs, however, we also want to identify common problems and unmet needs that are encountered within the NHS.
Health Call Solutions Limited: Digitalhealth Solutions
Health Call Solutions Limited is a collaboration between six major NHS Foundation Trusts in the North East of England, developing a suite of digital products across a variety of clinical areas. The products are at differing stages, from prototype through to on the market.
Low Dose Molecular Breast Imaging
Kromek Ltd are a leading developer of radiation detectors for the nuclear, medical and security industries. After introductions via the AHSN for the North East and North Cumbria they have diversified and adapted technology from their traditional sectors into breast screening.
Q Exchange: Activating ideas together through Q's funding programme.
Q Exchange is Q’s £600,000 funding programme, funded by the Health Foundation and NHS Improvement. The programme offers Q members the chance to develop project ideas and submit bids for up to £30,000 of funding.
The region’s biggest pharmacy conference attracts hundreds of delegates
One of the country’s largest pharmacy conferences welcomed more than 200 pharmacy professionals in N...