Avicenna Event 5

Avicenna’s fifth and final event concluded on Friday 5th June 2015, bringing the Avicenna project into its final phase as it finishes the Roadmap before the project deadline at the end of September. Experts gathered in Barcelona to discuss the final draft of the Roadmap, formulate the way forward for in silico Clinical Trials – in the form […]

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Big data for personalised healthcare – Avicenna members’ highly ranked paper.

Avicenna co-ordinator Professor Marco Viceconti, Professor Rod Hose – who will be delivering a talk at Avicenna’s fifth event in June, and Professor Peter Hunter recently published a paper in the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics entitled ‘Big data, big knowledge: big data for personalised healthcare‘. The paper was the second most frequently downloaded […]

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Marco Viceconti presents Avicenna at ‘BMES-FDA 2015 Frontiers in Medical Devices Conference: Innovations in Modelling and Simulation’

Professor Viceconti was featured as a keynote speaker at the BMES-FDA 2015 Frontiers in Medical Devices Conference: Innovations in Modelling and Simulation, held in Washington DC May 18-20. The keynote presentation was a fantastic opportunity to raise awareness for the Avicenna Roadmap, and the importance of in silico medicine in general, to an audience of engaged biomedical […]

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Event 5 Agenda Finalised

The agenda for Avicenna Event 5, to be held in Barcelona on the 4th-5th June has been finalised, with speakers and speech titles confirmed as follows: You can find more information and the full instructions for attendance of the event on the Event 5 page. And if you haven’t signed up for the event yet, it’s […]

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Uni of Sheffield and Teaching Hospital celebrate International Clinical Trials Day with a free event.

To celebrate International Clinical Trials Day on the 20th May, the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are putting on an event to showcase how they conduct vital medical research to help to improve lives. The event will include: – Talk and discussion with cardiology experts and patients who have been […]

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Re-Engineering Clinical Trials: A Biopharma Summit on Capitol Hill

ICON plc, a global provider of drug and development solutions and services for the pharma, biotech and medical device industries, announced the release of its new book ‘Re-engineering Clinical Trials: Best Practices for Streamlining Drug Development’ on Monday (13/4/15). In this book, ICON and industry leaders have asked and answered some critical questions about the […]

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