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29th July 2014

PCI announces definitive agreement to acquire Penn Pharma

PCI’s Expands Service Offering with Acquisition of Penn Pharma Philadelphia, PA – July 28, 2014 – Packaging Coordinators, Inc. (PCI) is pleased to announce it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Penn Pharmaceutical Services Limited (Penn Pharma).  Penn Pharma is headquartered in Tredegar, Wales in the United Kingdom and operates regional offices in New…

28th July 2014

The Health Innovation Challenge Fund (HICF)- Deadline for applications

The Wellcome Trust runs a joint funding initiative with the Department of Health. The Health Innovation Challenge Fund (HICF) aims to stimulate the creation of innovative healthcare products, technologies and interventions, and facilitate their development for the benefit of patients in the NHS and beyond. With this current call applications are invited from UK-based investigators…

22nd July 2014

Nominations for the St David Awards 2015 are now open

Do you know someone exceptional? Do you know someone in Wales who has done something exceptional? People doing good and making things better? Do you work with a colleague who always goes the extra mile? Someone who really deserves national recognition, who stands out for what you feel they have achieved? Do you admire people…

15th July 2014

Applications for exhibitors and visitors with the Welsh Government Trade Mission at Arab Health 2015

Applications for exhibitors and visitors with the Welsh Government Trade Mission at Arab Health 2015 are now open. **CLOSING DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL 30TH SEPTEMBER 2014** This year Arab Health will take place from 26 – 29 January 2015 in Dubai, UAE. Following on from last year’s successful mission, we are keen to support innovative…

15th July 2014

Last chance to enter the ehealth Challenge and win the £5,000 team Prize

Are you interested in exploring ways in which digital technology can help improve healthcare? Maybe you are a patient and are experiencing inefficiencies in your treatment. Or a healthcare professional with an idea on how to overcome a challenge in your daily practice. Alternatively you could be a software developer with an interested in exploring…

15th July 2014

World First Global Collaboration in Wound Healing

Breaking news for Welsh Wound network members! An international collaboration reaching across the world will link two national wound healing initiatives, enhancing the capabilities of both, driving innovation in the wound arena for the benefit of those suffering with acute and chronic wounds. The Wound Management Innovation CRC, Australia, and the Welsh Wound Innovation Initiative,…

15th July 2014

Enterprise Europe Network- Expert Advice, July

Business Support on your doorstep Politicians and economists agree that increased international trade is good for the economy and SMEs which embrace cross-border trading are more likely to grow and be successful. However, exploiting those international trading opportunities can be challenging for many SMEs who are juggling priorities with constrained resources. The Enterprise Europe Network…

01st July 2014

Last Chance to Exhibit at Medica 2014

If you are interested in joining the largest overseas Welsh Life Sciences delegation and taking the opportunity to promote your innovative products and services at Medica – the leading global trade exhibition for the medical sector – please get in touch.   Subject to availability and demand, we are offering pods with a smaller footprint…