A consortium of partners across the Western Australia (WA) medical research sector, which includes The University of Western Australia (UWA), will develop and deliver the State’s first digital health-specific program. This program is designed to support education programs in digital health commercialisation. According to a recent press release , the program will launch in Western Australia after being awarded a State Government X-TEND WA grant. About the initiative The pilot of the Digital Health Accelerator Program will build capacity in digital health entrepreneurs and provide a pathway to commercialisation. This will be done by leveraging existing programs and locally-based expertise, and delivering programs currently operating outside WA. The programs are unique as they combine industry-led expertise with proven frameworks for teaching innovation to provide tailored advice and models specifically for digital health entrepreneurs. The Director of the WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub and University Professor shared that it would […]