Introducing Birmingham Health Innovation Campus

Our upcoming capital development, due to open in 2022, will harness world-leading academic and clinical strengths to accelerate life sciences research, taking innovative new healthcare treatments and technologies from early development to real-life application. The development – until now known as Birmingham Life Sciences Park – will provide cutting-edge innovation facilities, building on our nationally … Continue reading “Introducing Birmingham Health Innovation Campus”

MP calls for Chancellor to ‘get it done’ for Birmingham Life Sciences Park

Steve McCabe, MP for Birmingham Selly Oak is calling on the Chancellor to invest in Birmingham Life Sciences Park as part of the Life Sciences Investment Programme. The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, in his first budget announced that he will be providing the British Business Bank with £200 million for a new dedicated … Continue reading “MP calls for Chancellor to ‘get it done’ for Birmingham Life Sciences Park”

Birmingham named one of just six new Life Sciences Opportunity Zones

The Birmingham Health Partners ecosystem – which will soon begin construction of Birmingham Life Sciences Park – has been awarded Life Sciences Opportunity Zone status by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). As one of only six sites in the country to receive this designation, Birmingham Health Partners (BHP) has been recognised … Continue reading “Birmingham named one of just six new Life Sciences Opportunity Zones”

Introducing: Birmingham Precision Medicine Centre

Innovative, end-to-end clinical and academic partnership for the development of precision medicine Richard Fox, Strategic Business Engagement Partner, writes for BHP on our innovative end-to-end clinical and academic partnership – Birmingham Precision Medicine Centre.  In a highly competitive marketplace, with reducing returns from R&D and average costs of bringing a drug to market of $2bn, … Continue reading “Introducing: Birmingham Precision Medicine Centre”

Health minister visits Birmingham Health Partners

Thursday 26 September saw Baroness Blackwood, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Innovation at the Department of Health and Social Care, visit Birmingham Health Partners for a broad introduction to our work. On the agenda were our new Health Data Research Hubs, expertise in patient-reported outcomes research and the critical global challenge of women’s and … Continue reading “Health minister visits Birmingham Health Partners”