Innovation in the NHS - Interactive workshops


Innovation in the NHS: An intro to the Yorkshire & Humber Innovation Champions Network and practical advice on how to start innovating

About this Event

Held by Medipex and the Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network, this interactive online workshop provides an overview of why innovation is important in the NHS and support that is available to NHS innovators and those who are seeking solutions to address an area of need. Through presentations and group exercises we will explore:

  • The importance of innovation in the NHS
  • How do we identify genuine unmet clinical needs?
  • What is the best way to approach identification of solutions to problems?
  • Tools to help generate and fine tune solutions
  • How new ideas are assessed and the support available from Medipex
  • Support available for wider adoption and the spread of tested ideas from the Y&H AHSN
  • The role of the Innovation Champion and the Network to affect culture change

Please note that this workshop is only open to registrations from NHS staff. The workshop is free to staff from NHS organisations within the Yorkshire and Humber region, and attendance from staff in all roles or grades are encouraged.The workshop will be held online via Zoom. Details of how to access this will be circulated to registered delegates in advance of the session.

Event details -

Thursday 10th June, 1-4pm:

Wednesday 16th June, 9.30am – 12pm -

Due to popular demand, we have added an extra date - Wednesday 21st of July, 1-4pm: 

For further details, please contact: Sophie Bates - or 01924 614403