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Gateshead Health joins the Health and Life Sciences Pledge

Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust is pleased to announce its involvement in the Health and Life Sciences Pledge. The pledge brings together the regional health and life sciences ecosystem with the aim of collectively addressing the region’s health and social care challenges.

The Health and Life Sciences Pledge has an ambition to support the reduction of health inequalities, attract and drive investment, and promote economic growth. It also aims to position the region as an exemplar in health and social care innovation.

Nicola Bruce, Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships at Gateshead Health receiving a certificate
Nicola Bruce, Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships and Conor O’Neill, Innovation Manager at Gateshead Health receiving a Life Sciences Pledge certificate with Ammar Mirza, Chair of the Health and Life Sciences Pledge

Nicola Bruce, Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships at Gateshead Health said:

We are delighted to join the 100+ pledgees who are part of the Health and Life Sciences Pledge. This is a fantastic opportunity for the Trust and wider health and care system aligned to our strategy and strategic intent in relation to improving health outcomes, women’s health and diagnostics.

We hope that our participation will support and contribute to the commitment to reduce health inequalities and position the region as a leader in health and social care innovation.

Nicola Bruce, Director of Strategy, Planning and Partnerships at Gateshead Health

Ammar Mirza, Chair of the Health and Life Sciences Pledge, added:

We’re delighted to welcome Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust to the Pledge and look forward to collaborating with the team to support the development and adoption of innovation into the Health and Care sectors.

Ammar Mirza

For more information about the Health and Life Sciences Pledge and Gateshead Health’s involvement, please visit https://hlspledge.org.uk/