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MediWales Innovation Awards - enter now

Celebrate your work with an Innovation Award – enter now!

30 September 2019

Submit an application now to be in with the chance of winning the Health and Social Care Research Partnership Award with Industry, sponsored by Health and Care Research Wales, at the fourteenth annual MediWales Innovation Awards on 4 December 2019.

This award is for anyone that has partnered with industry to deliver a project or developed a collaboration with a particular focus on health or social care research. Projects should have had a positive impact on the health, wellbeing and prosperity of the people in Wales.

Alongside the Health and Care Research Wales sponsored award, the event will feature a number of prizes across industry and NHS categories, offering a platform to identify outstanding achievements in the life sciences sector in Wales, including:

Industry award categories

  • Innovation
  • Start-up
  • Partnership with the NHS
  • Export
  • Outstanding achievement

NHS award categories

  • Health and Social Care Research Partnership Award with Industry
  • Efficiency through Technology Programme – High Impact Award
  • Innovation within NHS Wales
  • NHS Wales Collaboration with Welsh Industry

Over 300 VIPs and guests come together for this gala evening to celebrate the achievements of the NHS, life science and health technology communities. This year the event will take place at the National Museum Cardiff.

Carys Thomas, Joint Interim Director of Health and Care Research Wales, said: “In recognition of the excellent research undertaken daily to improve the lives of patients and the public in Wales, Health and Care Research Wales is delighted to be an Awards Partner for the ‘Health and Social Care Research Partnership Award with Industry’.

“We encourage everyone in the NHS involved in health and social care research to apply and look forward to receiving many outstanding applications.”

To enter the Health and Social Care Research Partnership Award with Industry send your completed entry form to Sam Tudor. You can also contact Sam for information on how to apply for any of the other awards. The deadline for entries is 18 October 2019.