News Directory

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09 December 2021

New report: Valuing the impact of genomics on healthcare in Australia

A new report from the Industry Genomics Network Alliance (InGeNA) features case studies showing just some of the many ways genomics will be useful in diagnosis and treatment across Australia’s future healthcare system.

09 December 2021

MTPConnect launches new program with industry partners supporting early clinical development of medical devices

MTPConnect has commenced the rollout of a new funding program to identify and nurture high-quality medical device projects with strong commercial potential.

07 December 2021

New REDI-backed IMNIS program to build next generation of clinical and medical leaders

The Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) is launching the IMNIS Clinical program to nurture Australia’s future medical sector leaders, expanding its IMNIS (the Industry Mentoring Network in STEM) initiative in partnership with MTPConnect’s Researcher Exchange and Development in Industry (REDI) initiative.

06 December 2021

In Case You Missed It: Here's What The MTPConnect Team Has Been Up To In November

Check out what MTPConnect got up to in November!

30 November 2021

AAMRNet Takes a Baton at AMRelay

Australia's first antimicrobial resistance network - AAMRNet - steps into the international arena for the AMRelay as World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2021 closes.

29 November 2021

First Projects to Complete BioMedTech Horizons Program Deliver Outstanding Research and Commercial Outcomes

A new impact report has been launched highlighting the progress of the first cohort of projects to complete the BioMedTech Horizons (BMTH) program, operated by MTPConnect for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

25 November 2021

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance – the MTPConnect Podcast Raises Awareness of Australian Innovation

To mark World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2021, the MTPConnect Podcast partnered with the team from AAMRNet – the Australian Antimicrobial Resistance Network – to produce a special week of programming shining a light on Australia’s expertise and innovations to fight superbugs.

23 November 2021

Empowering scientists with training in the growing clinical trials sector

Our latest REDI case study focuses on the success of the VCCC Alliance's SKILLED clinical trials internship program.

19 November 2021

Boosting Clinician-Led Entrepreneurism - Provider Opportunity Opens

Apply to deliver the REDI Clinical Entrepreneur Program - call for proposals now open.

10 November 2021

In Case You Missed It: Here's What The MTPConnect Team Has Been Up To in October

Check out what MTPConnect got up to in October!

05 November 2021

Medtech Startups Stand Out at the WA Innovator of the Year Awards

Four of the six awards at this year’s WA Innovator of the Year Awards (IOTY) were taken home by Western Australian medtech companies, recognising the contribution and innovation of WA’s dynamic medical technology and pharmaceutical (MTP) sector.

03 November 2021

$1 Million Boost for WA Medical Products Manufacturing

A new voucher scheme from the MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub will see a major boost for medical products manufacturing in Western Australia.

28 October 2021

TTRA Research Projects Round 2 EOI Deadline Extended

TTRA Research Projects Round 2 EOI deadline has been extended to 25 November 2021

27 October 2021

WA Spotlight on Argenica Therapeutics

The MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub invites you to join the monthly WA MTP Sector Spotlight Series event featuring Argenica Therapeutics Limited.