The System Leader

Sharing health innovation news across Greater Manchester

The System Leader, the Health Innovation Manchester newsletter, brings you news, events and insights from across Greater Manchester’s academic health science system and life sciences sector.

The Health Innovation Manchester newsletter is sent out once a month, with occasional specialist bulletins being issued for major events and stories. Please find below copies of previous newsletters which are available to download and read.

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#25 March Edition: Two projects shortlisted for HSJ Value awards, digital delirium project launches, and AF work reduces number of strokes

#24 February Edition: MAHSC research funding available, Health Matters business support launches in Cheshire and Warrington and special feature on Novartis collaboration in GM

#23 January Edition: Dr Paula Bennett gives top tips on handling NHS winter pressures, our CEO Professor Ben Bridgewater begins blogging about his personal digital health challenge and new antenatal Rainbow Clinic launches in Stockport

#22 December Edition: Season’s Greetings and highlights from the past 12 months at Health Innovation Manchester

#21 November Edition: Visit from NHS Patient Safety Director, updates from our AHSN Network adoption and spread programmes and our Smart Hearts project is highly commended at health tech awards


#20 October Edition: Launch of ARC GM as part of Health Innovation Manchester, have your say on Greater Manchester’s mental health research priorities and final reminder to apply for Momentum Funding.

#19 September Edition: Spotlight on Digital Health including launch of digital transformation projects in Greater Manchester, thought leadership roundtable discussion unveiled and Health and Care Innovation Expo highlights

#18 August Edition: Applied Research Collaborative to join Health Innovation Manchester, GMEC Patient Safety Collaborative reveal future plans and health and care champion award winners announced

#17 July Edition: Greater Manchester’s plans to transform health & care through digital innovation, Momentum Fund winners announced and self-testing service for heart patients extended after successful evaluation

#16 June Edition: Ground-breaking precision health company launched with international partner QIAGEN, new Digital Director unveiled & improving care for preterm babies through the PReCePT programme

#15 May Edition: Hundreds benefit from wide-ranging heath and care innovations, myCOPD app launches in Greater Manchester and special NHSX briefing

#14 April Edition: Ambitious plans to revolutionise dementia care in Greater Manchester receive patient support, transatlantic partnership to improve life sciences industry in Manchester launched and system works together with the Patient Safety Collaborative to tackle sepsis

#13 March Edition: Translation Manchester Research Network Launch, update from Greater Manchester Digital Health Accelerator and Patient Safety Collaborative work towards nurturing an NHS Safety Culture

#12 February Edition HInM nominated for HSJ award for ABPI partnership work, animated cats tell patient COPD stories in new animation with Aardman and digital heart failure project announced

January Special Edition focused on Innovation Support. Featuring Ask the Buyer Event, how the AHSN Network delivers Economic Growth, World Healthcare Congress Europe and SME workshops and the launch of the Excel in Health programme.

Earlier Editions of The System Leader

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#2 March 2018 Edition Read online

#1 Health Innovation Manchester Launch EditionRead online

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