Dr Josephine Dixon-Hardy
- Position: Director - Medical Technology Innovation
- Email: J.E.Dixon-Hardy@leeds.ac.uk
- Phone: +44(0)113 343 0920
- Location: X101 Medical & Biological Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering
ProfileI am the Director of Medical Technologies Innovation, Director of Operations of the Medical Technologies IKC and also act as Deputy Director of MeDe Innovation, the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices.
I lead the Medical Technology Innovation team in supporting the translation of research through to clinical application. We support the iMBE Director Ruth Wilcox and a multidisciplinary team of academics, industry and clinicians in addressing strategically-defined healthcare impact challenges for the ageing population. I have facilitated the translation of science and engineering across a range of research disciplines into application over the past 16 years, focusing on medical technology innovation for the past 6 years., I am a qualified Executive and Business Coach and have a keen interest in developing new interventions that support the professional and personal development of researchers and in supporting a culture and environment that fosters creativity and innovation.
Research groups and institutes
- Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering