The Royal Society of Medicine's Medical Innovation Summits has hosted a superb array of innovative and thought provoking speakers since the programme first began in 2008.
Speakers have included; 16 year old Krtin Nithiyanandam who developed an award-winning safety device to help elderly patients; Lord Saatchi speaking about legislation on medical innovations; award-winning teenagers Ameeta and Aneeta Patel who researched a new cancer bio-marker; Nobel Prize winner Professor Elizabeth Blackburn speaking about telomeres and ageing; Science Minister David Willetts MP explaining government support for innovators; Surgeon and former government minister, Lord Darzi on innovations for patients and Regius Professor and biomedical engineer, Christopher Toumazou on the digital plaster.
Below you can find out more about our most recent speakers who have presented within the last year.
A full list of all medical innovation speakers who have presented at the RSM is also available as a downloadable PDF below in chronological and alphabetical order.
For further information about the programme, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7290 3919.
most recent speakers
Recent speakers have covered the following topics listed below. Videos from past summits are also available to watch on RSM Videos for free.
|Mr David Bernstein and Mr Sankha Gamage|
|Mrs Venetia Wynter-Blyth and Mr Krishna Moorthy|
|Dr Hon Weng Chong|
|Dr Caroline Barelle|
|Mr Anthony Finbow and Mr William Spooner|
|Mr Christian Hogg|
|Professor David Wald and Mr Ben Wald||Heart wide code|
|Dr Anas Nader|
|Dr Lorin Gresser|
|Mr Dean Sellis and Mr Ed Godber||Antidote: A digital health company on a mission|
|Mr Stephen Burke and Dr Alibeth Somers|
|Dr Sophie Dix and Dr Rina Dutta||Introduction to MQ: Transforming mental health|
|Ms Nicci Gerrard, Ms Julia Jones and Ms Jo James|
|Samantha Payne||Open Bionics: The next generation of bionics|
|Dr Sonia Kumar, Dr Ravi Parekh and Ms Atisha Tank||Using longitudinal learning to support the transformation from student to apprentice|
|Professor Michael Hornberger and Maxwell Scott-Slade||SeaHero Quest|
|Dr Russell Razzaque and Mary Olson||Open Dialogue in the NHS|
|Professor Nicholas Dale and Professor Christina Roffe||Development of a point of care purine test as a diagnostic aid for the recognition of stroke|
|Dr Gordon Sanghera||Power in your pocket: entering the DNA information age|
|Karen Aiach and Dr Michel Zerah||Pioneering Gene Therapies For Rare CNS Diseases|
|Dr Ronald Brus||myTomorrows: Improving access to pre-approval medicines|
|Max Alexander-Wall and Keller Rinaudo||Zipline: Lifesaving deliveries|
|Professor Jackie Hunter CBE||Artificial Intelligence and Drug Discovery|
|Dr Christina Coughlin||Immunotherapy of Cancer: T Cells Matter|
|Dr Rowley Cottingham and Jonathan Weinberg||Impossible requests and unfrying eggs: The CAERvest story|
|Professor Eleanor Stride||Engineering Microbubbles for Imaging and Therapy|
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Find out about which innovators the RSM has hosted since the programme began in 2008.See past innovators