Innovating for Health: Game-changing Solutions 11 -12 June 2013
Innovating for Health: Game-changing Solutions Your facilitators today : • Richard Carey, Chief Executive, NHS Grampian and Chair Innovation Partnership Board • George Crooks, Director of Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare, Medical Director for NHS 24 and for SAS, and Innovation Partnership Board member • Cathie Cowan, Chief Executive, NHS Orkney and Chair Innovation Partnership Board • Peter Williamson, Lead for Innovation and Health Scottish Government Health and Social are Directorates
The Innovation Partnership Board The Role The Innovation Partnership Board (IPB) is to provide leadership, direction and coordination to promote innovation that both improves the quality of health services and generates business opportunities in Scotland which will advance Scotland as a world leading centre for innovation and health. It will do this by creating and developing an effective system for partnership working among the NHS and its partners.
The Innovation Partnership BoardMembership • Two NHS Board Chief Executives • A leader from NHS24 (Digital Communications) • four Industry Leads (Medical Technologies, Medicines, Digital Health, Scottish SMEs) • two Leads from the Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates • A nominee from the Chief Executive of Scottish Enterprise • The Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates Chief Scientist • A Person With Expertise in Regenerative Medicine