The Imperial College London’s Convergence Science Centre has been granted £8.9 million to support clinician research training.

This initiative is set to revolutionise patient care through the integration of engineering, natural sciences, and medical research, fostering a new generation of clinician-scientists.

For policymakers, this investment underscores the importance of cross-disciplinary education and research in healthcare innovation, urging the consideration of similar funding models to bolster healthcare systems and patient outcomes through scientific research and interdisciplinary collaboration​.

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