MIMIT™ (Manchester: Integrating Medicine and Innovative Technology), forms a cornerstone of Manchester Academic Health Science Centre (MAHSC) Health Technology Hub. The MAHSC partnership comprises the University of Manchester, three acute Trusts, two specialist Trusts (cancer and mental health) and a Clinical Commissioning Group.
MIMIT™ uses its unique Innovation Development Pathway (IDP™) to facilitates collaborations between clinicians, scientists, engineers and industry to develop innovative technology for patient benefit.
MIMIT™ seizes opportunities to enable clinical problems to be identified more readily and, most importantly, improve patient outcomes by bringing innovative technology developments to fruition.
MIMIT™ is the first international affiliate of the highly successful Center for Integrating Medicine & Innovative Technology (CIMIT®),a collaborative initiative of world-renowned academic and healthcare delivery organisations in Boston, USA
Dr Curtis Dobson, one of MIMIT's University Site Miners, has been awarded the Commercial Innovator of the Year Award at the BBSRC's Fostering Innovation Awards 2014.