Oxford Healthtech Labs

Training the next generation of global digital (social) innovators

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Oxford Healthtech Labs teaches the Need-Led Innovation Process, a systematic and proven approach to 'needs' finding, designed to de-risk the invention of suitable innovative technologies that take into account the important stakeholders of current healthcare and industry settings. Oxford Healthtech Labs also has a particular focus on social entrepreneurship during the fellowship programme.


Oxford Healthtech Labs offers two programmes, the Global Insight Fellowships (GIF) programme and the Reuben College (1KN) programme.

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Oxford Healthtech Labs builds on years of experience running need-driven innovation training programmes at the University of Oxford. It is a joint initiative between the  Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. A range of collaborators have been part of these programmes including Sorbonne University, Sanofi Espoir Foundation, the National Productivity Investment Fund, of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.