Explore our active projects
Innovations in flight across our region
Our mission is to become a recognised international leader in accelerating innovation, that transforms the health and wellbeing of our 2.8 million citizens across Greater Manchester. We work with innovators to discover, develop and deploy new solutions, harnessing the transformative power of health and care, industry and academia working together to address major challenges and tackle inequalities.
Our work portfolio can be described under four main categories. Click on each to read more about our innovation projects. You can also review some of our older completed projects under the work programmes archive.
Accelerate innovation at pace and scale
We have a proven track record in fostering industry partnerships to deliver population health improvements, from start-ups to global players.
Close alignment of innovation to addressing Greater Manchester’s major health challenges, with a stronger affiliation to commissioning and service transformation to ensure maximal benefits are delivered.
Conduct traditional trials and real-world studies
We have a thriving programme of research activities across the six domains of research excellence – cancer, cardiovascular disease, inflammation and repair, women and children, mental health, and neuroscience.
We are working with local research partners to continue to build on Greater Manchester’s excellence in recruitment to clinical trials and source opportunities to harness all of our data assets to deliver real world evidence studies.
Data science, pathway analysis & transformation
Working with our partners across Greater Manchester and beyond, we are unlocking the full potential of our digital and data assets, which are now globally important for analysing existing pathways and supporting pathway redesign to benefit citizens and the system.
We have an active portfolio of project which support localities to harness the power of digital technology, to transform and regenerate local communities by addressing the many factors affecting health, wealth and wellbeing.