A new Elizabeth Blackwell Institute team for partnerships and translation
27 October 2015
The Elizabeth Blackwell Institute welcomes Professor Neil Williams, University of Bristol, to the team.
Neil joins as a new Director of Strategic Alliances and will have responsibility for implementation of the University’s new Strategic Alliance Framework in which we will develop productive strategic partnerships with pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Professor Lars Sundström becomes Director of Regional Health Partnerships with responsibility for developing partnership opportunities for the University at a local level in health in conjunction with his role at the West of England Academic Health Science Network where he is Director of Enterprise and Translation, working mostly with medical technologies companies. Neil and Lars will work together to ensure that Bristol’s environment and capability for health and biomedical research translation is fully optimised.