Innogen · News · February 8, 2011

21st Century Healthcare

Experts gather on 11 Feb and 15 Feb to discuss how different governance paradigms will affect the future of healthcare.


21st Century Healthcare: Challenges and Paradigms in Biomedical Research Governance
PhD Primer Meeting and Expert Meeting, 11 Feb & 15 Feb 2011, University of Edinburgh


Led by: Shawn H.E. Harmon, Research Fellow, PI; Emma King, PhD Candidate, Co-I; Kwan-Hsun 'Neo' Chen, PhD Candidate, Co-I


Innogen, jointly with the AHRC/SCRIPT Centre, will bring together PhD students and experts across a range of fields to advance thinking on some of the key issues that will face healthcare systems in the coming years.


At the two meetings social scientists, lawyers and economists will gather together with experts on stem cells, GM crops, food science and other topics to discuss the governance of health innovation and healthcare delivery. The groups will address practical challenges and seek possible solutions for improved health innovation and healthcare governance.


For more information, visit the '21st Century Healthcare: Challenges and Paradigms in Biomedical Research Governance' research page.