SofTMech Patient Participation Day 20th May 2019, Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel - Innovation center
Issued: Mon, 20 May 2019 13:04:00 BST
SofTMech held a Patient Participation Day at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel Innovation Centre on Monday 20th May Innovation center.
A big thank you to all the patients who attended.
As it is now a year since the Event we have updated our slide show; to view see first link SlideShow
Some presentations from the day can be viewed via the link named "View Patient Day"on the right. Presentations will be added as they become available.
A summary of event can be seen via 2nd linkPatient Day Summary.
This day was designed to give patients an insight into Mathematical Research in Healthcare and how it might in the future improve their treatment.
Aims of the day
Mathematics is the best tool we have to us understand and control complex physiological interactions and abnormal conditions. SofTMech is a leading research centre developing a range of fundamental multiscale mathematical models and statistical inference techniques applicable to heart and cancer diseases. Major aims of SofTMech's mathematical research are to:
- aid and inform clinical practice so better treatments can be found;
- facilitate personalised medicine so each patient may be treated in the way that is best for them them.