HTC Foundation

Enhancing student-led interdisciplinary healthcare technology innovation

The HTCF is a student-led affiliation of the NIHR HTC Colorectal Therapies that aims engage students nationally in healthcare technology innovation, accelerating the translation of science into patient benefit. This aim is achieved by the delivery of a National HTC Foundation Innovation Conference and an annual HTCF Innovation Programme.  The HTCF is led by students and supported by senior academics, surgeons and engineers from the University of Leeds.

Key benefits of becoming part of the HTC Foundation include:

  1. Internship opportunities- many are funded, some international.
  2. Networking and contacts assistance- help identifying industry and supervisor contacts to take YOUR project to the next level.
  3. Competitions and Awards- unique access to opportunities to present and publish your work: Excellent CV building activities.

Want to take part in an educational experience gaining skills in biotechnology innovation and healthcare research, as well as present your own research at a national conference?

SAVE THE DATE for the HTC Foundation Students in Healthcare Technology Innovation Conference: Saturday 25th November 10:00-16:00 Worsley Building University of Leeds.

Registration is FREE: www.htcfconference.eventbrite.co.uk

Abstract submission open: Abstracts are invited for research relating to healthcare technology innovation, 250 words maximum. Format: Title, Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusion. All accepted will be invited for poster presentation.  Please submit abstracts to htcfcommittee@gmail.com deadline: 10th November 17:00.