The MD-TEC project was funded by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Programme 2014-2020. University Hospitals Birmingham (UHB) was the lead organisation for MD-TEC project in partnership with the University of Birmingham and Aston University.

Aston University

Aston University is a truly international University, not only because it attracts outstanding students and faculty from across the world, but also because of the


Persuasive, persistent and bold. We encourage and empower people to turn ingenuity into reality and make important things happen.


University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national and international population.


The ERDF aims to strengthen economic and social cohesion in the European Union by correcting imbalances between its regions.