Research Activities
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Clinical infrastructure
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Digital innovation

The region leads in digital innovation and hosts several leading centres.

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High-value R&D infrastructure

The region has a proven track-record in development/deployment of innovative manufacturing processes and technologies in agile low-risk environment, operating world-leading manufacturing equipment supported by highly-skilled engineering team

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Policy and economics

We have a range of networks that support regional economic growth policy/practice, including high-value manufacturing and supply chain analysis.

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Industry support/investment

The regions network of organisations represent all aspects of the MedTech sector, including government, regulators and other key regional stakeholders; our private investment partners represent the largest UK business angel/VC networks outside London.

Clinical Trials

The region hosts a distinctive UK centre for clinical trials. and research and development. having o wealth of experience across a wide range of diseases, conditions and clinical settings, all of which need specific trial designs to test and evaluate them accurately and sufficiently.

Science and Business space opportunities

The West Midlands is home to three thriving cities: Birmingham. Coventry and Wolverhampton. It has an internationally recognised academic community and reams of talent. We have 7 research led universities in the West Midlands. which train the next generation of health professionals and shape the field of medical science.

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Birmingham Health Innovation Campus
Birmingham Health Innovation Campus


Keele University science Innovation Park
Keele University science & Innovation Park


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Edgbaston Medical Quarter (EMQ)


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The BioHub Birmingham


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Centre for Health Innovation


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