• NHS and Government back AHSNs to continue to lead innovation, under new name

    The Government and NHS England have today confirmed their intention to relicense England’s 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) under the revised badge of ‘Health Innovation Networks’ (HINs), to reflect our key role in supporting development and spread of innovation across health services. Following yesterday’s (25 May) Life Sciences Council meeting, it was formally announced [...]

  • Applications now open for Accelerating FemTech early-stage innovations programme

    An AHSN Network supported initiative is exploring opportunities to bring new innovation to women’s health. Accelerating FemTech will support innovators to boost the development of technology solutions to address current challenges in women’s health – from female-specific areas such as maternal health, fertility, gynecological cancers and menopause, to conditions that affect women disproportionally or differently, [...]