2019 MHIQ Lecture Series - Why research matters to Healthcare. Making a case for embedding research into routine service delivery2019 MHIQ Lecture Series
Professor Zeps presentation will outline how the principle of embedding has been at the core of developing the Epworth Research Strategy and the reforms to deliver a more proportionate and efficient Research Governance Framework. The outcomes of this reform will be presented in the context of increased opportunities to increase clinical trial activity as well as clinician driven health service oriented research.
Dr Strobel's presentation describes the technology developed at Advanced Solutions Life Sciences to isolate whole intact microvessels from adipose tissue and how when embedded in a matrix, microvessels, sprout, grow, and form an interconnected vascular network comparable to the native vasculature. This technology has been successfully applied to a variety of different systems.