Dr Patricio Sepulveda
Director Business Development & Innovation Catalyst
2:00 PM EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION: How to Create a Culture for Commercial Innovation in Public Hospitals
Contemporary challenges require the convergence public (hospitals) and private organisations to drive an innovation economy. But the final step of research translation into commercial outcomes is unusual in the setting of a large general Australian health services with its myriad competing demands, partially due to a cultural problem.
In this session Patricio will showcase how a unique innovation culture initiative within the Royal Melbourne Hospital, the Melbourne Health Accelerator (MHx), is turning the dial of the hospital’s innovation culture.