30 October 2023
The Australian Clinical Entrepreneur Program recently published its first AUSCEP Impact Report 2023: Bridging the Gap for Healthcare Start-ups and is celebrating a year of success for its first cohort of Australian Clinical Entrepreneurs. AUSCEP is made possible under MTPConnect’s REDI initiative supported by the MRFF.
27 October 2023
Join BioMelbourne Network for an important discussion during World Antimicrobial Awareness Week on the rise of drug-resistant infections. Explore this urgent threat to our health security and what can be done about it now and into the future.
27 October 2023
MTPConnect, the Minister for Health and Aged Care, Hon. Mark Butler MP, and the Assistant Minister for Indigenous Health, Senator the Hon. Malarndirri McCarthy, today announced $6 million in funding from the Targeted Translation Research Accelerator (TTRA) program for new diabetes and cardiovascular disease research projects that address the unmet health and medical needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in rural, remote, regional and urban centres. These efforts will support six projects in the Northern Territory, South Australia, Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.
24 October 2023
Pathology Technology Australia has developed a range of new education courses as part of the PTA Academy, for the Australian IVD community. Coming up, Michelle McNiven will deliver a three day TGA Training session in Sydney in November - register now!
23 October 2023
Join the WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub in celebrating the achievements of the WA health and medical life sciences community at its end-of-year event, 'Spotlight on 2023'.
20 October 2023
As thousands in the medical technology sector headed to Anaheim, California for The MedTech 2023 Conference, MTPConnect was making sure that companies joining the Australian delegation were given multiple opportunities to showcase their capabilities and make valuable US and international connections.
17 October 2023
Our Clinical Translation and Commercialisation Medtech (CTCM) program team travelled to Sydney recently to visit Round 2 awardee CathRx Limited, a medical device company developing a pioneering pulsed field ablation system for treatment of Atrial Fibrillation, a widespread heart rhythm disorder that can lead to blood clots and strokes.
12 October 2023
A White Paper on minimising antimicrobial resistance in water has been released following a government and industry roundtable held in Canberra earlier this year, co-presented by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, CSIRO, CRC-SAAFE, representatives from MTPConnect's Australian Antimicrobial Resistance Network and Shawview Consulting.
06 October 2023
Check out what MTPConnect got up to in September!
05 October 2023
The Overall Winner of 2023 Australian Technology Company of the Year Award was ARIA Research. The Sydney based startup also took out the top spot in the MTPConnect-sponsored Medtech and Pharma Award Category, announced at a recent event in Sydney.
27 September 2023
MTPConnect launched the Researcher Exchange and Development within Industry (REDI) Fellowship Program in 2020 and since then the program has gone from strength to strength. One good example to show how academia and industry have benefitted through the program is the University of Sydney’s Faculty of Medicine and Health – with no less than six academics from the faculty securing the highly sought after fellowships since the program began. Find out more.
25 September 2023
MedTech Actuator Origin is an early-stage innovation program that turbocharges the development of emerging human health technologies and the across Australia and Asia-Pacific. Apply by 20 October for this in-person program, based in Melbourne.
19 September 2023
We are delighted to announce that 15 Australian companies and organisations are taking part in the Australian delegation to The MedTech Conference in Anaheim, California and will be profiling their products or services at the standout Australian Pavilion exhibit at the Anaheim Convention Center in early October.
18 September 2023
Join MTPConnect's Adelaide team for an evening of insights into the world of medtech innovation at the upcoming SA Insights event featuring Micro-X on Thursday 26 October. This event offers a unique opportunity to delve deeply into the remarkable journey of Micro-X, a pioneering player in the medtech sector.
15 September 2023
Recently, the Clinical Translation and Commercialisation MedTech (CTCM) Program team held the first face-to-face Kick-Off Meetings with five of the program’s new Round 2 Awardees: Medical Developments International Limited, VividWhite, Ventora Medical, 4DMedical, and VitalTrace.