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Innovating new channels for our social mixers

On 1 October we hosted our online social mixer. With over 70 people registered for the event on EventBrite, our social mixer was for the first time held on Zoom. It was an excellent networking event and we were pleased to see such a diverse group of people. In this online mixer as well as […]

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Retaining the innovation pathways shaped by the pandemic

by Chloe Curtis and Shakira Mahadeva The NHS response to the COVID-19 pandemic was rapid and radical. Necessity catapulted many digital innovations into the spotlight, including the increased use of telemedicine and video-conferencing platforms for remote consultations and remote working. In order to capture, assess and respond to the rapid changes that took place, David […]

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Open API Bootcamp – Full list of successful applicants

We are pleased to announce that we have now completed the process of evaluating applications for our Open API bootcamp programme. A total of 38 applications were received from a wide range of organisations across Europe. We received a large number and very high standard of applicants and we carried out an extremely rigorous evaluation […]

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Oxford’s digihealth innovators rising to the Covid-19 challenge

by Rhiannon Lassiter Innovation in the health sector has always been fast-moving but never more so than in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic. In contrast, it can be difficult to institute change in healthcare and get new solutions adopted. TheHill was set up to address these issues as Oxford’s digital transformation catalyst for health, […]

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Useful resources for companies during the Covid-19 outbreak

This helpful list was compiled by the BioEscalator with help from Louise Puddifoot and Richard Stoneman of Willow and Puddifoot, with additions from TheHill. This list was last updated on 30 April 2020. Further information will be published as subsequent news stories. This includes: Resources primarily for CxOs Healthcare specific resources Resources for everyone Government […]

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Our first socially distanced mixer

TheHill has been hosting social mixers since its inception but this April saw the bimonthly social mixer take place in an entirely new venue: on Twitter! As we all retool and adapt to new ways of working TheHill has been exploring digital options of connecting with our community. We scheduled two community calls via video […]

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Have you got a talent for writing and reviewing grant proposals? Join our team!

Have you got a talent for writing and reviewing grant proposals? Do you want to help the UK’s NHS with innovative new digital technology? Come and join our small, dynamic team making a big impact on health and care. TheHill is a network and innovation catalyst based at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, with […]

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Current grant opportunities

A number of our community have been asking about current grant opportunities. Here is a quick list we’ve put together of some of the current options available. Please let us know of other opportunities you’d like us to promote. Innovate UK between £25,000 and £50,000 fully funded, to address societal challenges brought about by the […]

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TheHill continues to work to support digital innovation in health and care

TheHill’s purpose has always been to improve health and care using digital technology. We firmly believe that the best way to do this is through engaging and enabling the many talented people in our community. In this time of crisis, we remain committed to supporting and developing that community and the innovations that will make […]

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Open API Bootcamp – Cross market integration for digital health

Are you developing a product in digital health that will need to integrate with other healthcare systems? Do you want exposure to multiple healthcare ecosystems in Europe? And would you like to elevate and enhance your entrepreneurial venture in a world leading innovation ecosystem? Then the Open API: Cross market integration for digital health Bootcamp […]

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