Health Innovation Roundup

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The Health Innovation Roundup, sponsored by Health City, brings together the latest on the research, technology, companies, and people changing healthcare for the better in Edmonton. You’ll get the latest on healthcare innovation in our city. The Health Innovation Roundup will save you time, keep you informed, and satisfy your curiosity.

Here is the latest edition:

The Team

The Health Innovation Roundup is curated and written by Hiba Kamal-Choufi, a journalist and communicator who started her career as a news editor in Beirut, before moving to Edmonton to work for ShawTV, earn her MACT degree, and take on various communications roles.

The Health Innovation Roundup is edited by Emily Rendell-Watson.

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The Health Innovation Roundup is sponsored by Health City, “a Canadian not-for-profit Corporation that works with clinicians, innovators, philanthropic organizations, and companies to develop new pathways of care that can drive better health outcomes and economic development in the health sector.” Health City focuses on “transforming innovations from our health sector into solutions that have commercial application and global relevance, adopting them for impact locally and scaling them for export to global markets.”

Health City

Thank to you to our Cultivator sponsors for helping to make our work chronicling Edmonton’s health innovation sector possible:

University Hospital Foundation Boehringer Ingelheim DynaLIFE Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation TEC Edmonton TEC Edmonton
DrugBank Alberta Innovates

By sponsoring the Health Innovation Roundup you’re contributing to the sustainability of a useful resource for Edmonton’s health innovation community and everyone interested in it. Learn more here.

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