• European Parliament workshop on non-animal testing

    On 10 October 2012, members of the VPH Policy Affairs Working Group (PAWG) attended a Workshop in the European Parliament entitled “Advancing Safety Science and Health Research under Horizon 2020 with Innovative, Non-Animal Tools”.
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  • DISCIPULUS: Come and Join Us, and Speak to Us!

    Members of the DISCIPULUS Consortium will be present at the Second Consultation Meeting, providing you with all the information you need and answering your questions.
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  • What Does the Digital Patient Need to be Able to do for the Patient?

    Once the Digital Patient is realised, this tool should not be seen as some sort of convenient virtual diagnostic tool for patient and doctor (or healthcare worker); it has to be seen as much more than that. Putting aside the fact that it will be a sophisticated computer program; the Digital Patient will need to be able to address the greatest medical challenges of the twenty-first century.
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  • Digital Patient: How Advanced is the Technology at Present?

    A question that might come to the minds of some of the participants taking part in the roadmap for the Digital Patient, especially those unfamiliar with VPH (Virtual Physiological Human) research is ‘How advanced is the technology at present?’
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  • Discipulus: What Does the Second Consultation Meeting Need to Achieve?

    The meeting needs to achieve one thing: Consensus – How Can We Make the Digital Patient Happen?
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  • PhD position in musculoskeletal biomechanical modelling now available at Sheffield University

    A PhD on "Individualised Modelling for Pre-Operative Planning of TKR" has been advertised by Sheffield University. Deadline for application: January 1st, 2013
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