Advanced healthcare parallel session: opportunities for collaborationThursday 31 August 2017
13:30 – 15:30
The parallel session will enable attendees to select one of the three themes where speakers will showcase research, projects or innovations with the aim of investigating possible opportunities for collaboration. The three themes are Advanced Healthcare; Intelligent and Innovative Engineering; and Cyber Security: a 21st Century Challenge.
Advanced Healthcare Speakers and Session Titles
Dr Harriet Dunbar-Morris, Associate Pro Vice-Chancellor, University of Portsmouth, UK (Chair, TBC): Digital interventions to improve people’s health and wellbeing in the 21st century
Dr Perry Share, Connacht Ulster Alliance, Ireland; Dr John Pender, Institute of Technology, Sligo; Dr Karin Christensen; Vivi Friis Søgaard ,VIA University College, Denmark: Collaborative research in the field of social robotics: health, education and social care
Professor Hassan M. E. Azzazy, Professor & Chairman, Department of Chemistry and Leader, Novel Diagnostics & Therapeutics Research Group, The American University In Cairo, Egypt: Nanomedicine Start-ups in Egypt
Professor Richard Greene Professor of Anatomy and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK: Technology in medical education and training.