University of Southampton, England: Lead Partner

The Faculty of Health Sciences is one of many nationally renowned faculties within the University of Southampton. With 2340 undergraduates, 685 taught postgraduates, and 149 research postgraduate students, the faculty is expanding its research and consultancy profile whilst pioneering modern teaching techniques such as enquiry based learning and trans-disciplinary education.

The Rehabilitation and Health Technologies Research Group investigates the development, validation and evaluation of rehabilitation and health technologies. The inter-departmental research group combine the knowledge and expertise of staff from the faculty of Health Sciences, Electronic and Computer Sciences, and The Institute of Sound and Vibration Research. Through clinical trials, collaboration with the commercial sector and close interaction with healthcare providers, it aims to translate cost-effective technologies into clinical practice.

More information about the Faculty of Health Sciences is available here.

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