Health Tech and You Award Shortlist is Announced!


Partnered with AXA PPP healthcare and the Design Museum we are proud to announce the 2017 Health Tech and You Awards shortlist!

Following the success of the previous two annual awards we have seen some of the best new forms of technology to aid independent living and to help us monitor our health and wellbeing.

This year the awards have 6 categories in which many excellent health tech companies and products have entered. From Health Tech and Age, to Professional’s Choice, and the Future Awards we would like to congratulate everyone who entered on the work you have created to help others.

The Categories this year include:

The Challenge Award

The Professional’s Choice Award

The Future Award

Health  Tech and Age Award

The Trending Award

The WOW Award

Each day we will showcase each shortlisted company to highlight the amazing work they have done and wish them luck at the awards taking place April 27th at the Design Museum, London.

For more information on the awards click here


About Julia Manning

Julia Manning is a social pioneer, writer, campaigner and commentator. Formerly a clinical optometrist specialising in diabetes and visual impairment, she is the founder and Director of 2020health, an independent, social enterprise Think Tank whose aim is to Make Health Personal and Social. 2020health has through research, events and campaigning influenced opinion and action in fields as diverse as bioethics, alcohol, emerging technologies, fraud, education, consumer technology and vaccination. In 2014, 2020health were founding partners of the Health Tech and You Awards with Axa PPP and the Design Museum. Since 2016, 2020health has increasingly focused on digital health and public health in the community. Julia is a Fellow of the RSA and now also a part-time PhD student at the UCL Interaction Centre, studying the use of digital technology for stress management in the workplace. Julia has shared 2020health's research widely in the media (BBC News, ITV, Channel 5 News, BBC 1′s The Big Questions & Victoria Derbyshire, BBC Radio 4 Today, PM and Woman's Hour, LBC) and has taken part in debates and contributed to BBC’s Newsnight, Panorama, You and Yours and ITV’s The Week.
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