The West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) is one of 15 AHSNs across England. The AHSN Network was established by NHS England in 2013 to spread innovation at pace and scale - improving health and generating economic growth.
We work in partnership with NHS trusts, SMEs, care homes and universities to spread innovations at scale and pace, ensuring that new healthcare and life sciences tools are available wherever they can make a difference. By enabling the healthcare system to take advantage of innovations that can help to save time, money and lives, the WMAHSN is working to bring the West Midlands the future of health and social care, today.
WMAHSN leads, catalyses and drives co-operation, collaboration and productivity between academia, industry, health and care providers and commissioners, and citizens, accelerating the adoption of innovation to generate continuous improvement in the region’s health and wealth.
The West Midlands AHSN maintains a shared purpose and shared endeavour across its members and partners; it will at all times be honest, transparent, inclusive and innovative.
In order to achieve our aims, we: