Dr Susan Shenkin from the Department of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Edinburgh, features in the Public Health edition of Holyrood magazine, highlighting the golden opportunity to build on positive data-enabled work and the vast potential for Scotland’s care home sector that lies in data-led innovation.

Dr Shenkin is also the Clinical Innovation Lead for the HISES Care Home Data Platform Innovation Foundation SBRI Challenge and is working alongside Research Champion, Lucy Johnston from Napier University.

Phase 1 starts on the 19th April where the top 5 shortlisted companies will assess if currently collected data on residents by care homes, can provide a holistic digital picture of a resident’s health, wellbeing and care needs.
Original languageEnglish
TypeHealth Innovation South East Scotland Newsletter
Media of outputText
PublisherHealth Innovation South East Scotland
Publication statusPublished - 21 Apr 2021


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