On 5 May, the Insigneo Institute of the University of Sheffield presented at his annual showcase how in silico medicine contributes to improve diagnosis and prognosis for e.g Parkinson’s and pulmonary vascular disease. The theme this year was “clinical translation”.
The showcase included presentations on the latest research from the Insigneo Institute:
In addition to the research topics, there was place for debate with world experts in silico medicine, including Frédéric Turquier (Director, Research and Development, Surgical Innovations, Medtronic); Norbert Graf (Professor in Paediatric Oncology, University of Saarland, Germany); and Peter Varga, (Director, National Center for Spinal Disorders, Budapest, Hungary).
MEP Linda McAvan’s press release on her visit can be found here.
More information on the Insigneo event can be found here.