REF2021 Impact: A Blow from a Blunt Instrument or a Booster for Success?

REF2021 Impact: A Blow from a Blunt Instrument or a Booster for Success?

While Lord Stern sees impact as a success story (Building on Success and Learning from Experience), there are many who worry that it is more like being assaulted with a blunt weapon. This especially so for those academics whose work will take many years to get into practice, such as implantable technologies with their long regulatory lead times. 

Here at Ortheia we can help you in all your REF2021 impact work - from the earliest stages of development through to launch (and exit).

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Importance of Grant Funding to SMEs in the UK: Its Continuance through Brexit

Importance of Grant Funding to SMEs in the UK: Its Continuance through Brexit
“Grants increase our reach - both financially and technically”

We are developing three key technologies here in Ortheia and JRI:

  • Regenerative Therapy for the Hip – Codename: Hummingbird
  • In-Theatre Manufacturing – Codename: CONSTRUCt
  • Bone / Implant Interface – Codename: INTEGRATE

These are enabled through the far-sighted grant programmes to which we have access. e.g. through Innovate UK and Horizon 2020.

It is important that this range of funding remains open to us as we go through the Brexit process and into the future.

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