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The P4SY Accelerator Programme supports early-stage precision medicine companies to scale by catalysing collaborations within the regional health and care system, business & investor community, and clinical academic networks.
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What is P4SY?
The bespoke programme supports early stage precision medicine companies in their technology development, regulation, investment and market adoption in UK and international markets.
The 6-month programme benefits South Yorkshire medtech startups and entrepreneurs by helping to navigate the complex landscape and infrastructure of the medtech innovation ecosystem – comprising health and care systems (NHS and private sector), academia, and business – to identify, in the South Yorkshire region, the right partners at the right time in the technology development pathway and support business scale-up to the next milestones.
Our communications platforms raise the profiles of new businesses to a wider audience of investors, innovation support networks and customer segments.
Who should apply?
✔️ Precision medicine companies seeking to scale up to next stage of growth
✔️ Technology solutions in the 4 Ps: Predictive, Preventive, Personalised, Participatory
✔️ Be early- to mid-stage medical device, diagnostic, or digital health companies
✔️Not yet closed a Series B
✔️ Data-driven / use of AI
✔️ Able to demonstrate their route to market with a time-frame of 12 – 18 months
✔️ Have already received seed/grant funding
✔️ Show team credibility (at least 3 members with complimentary and relevant expertise)
✔️ Registered address in South Yorkshire or intention to locate / scale up in South Yorkshire as the gateway to the North
What will you get?
bespoke introductions for each company
online & in-person events programme
national network of investors & mentors
profile raising in northern medtech ecosystem
targeted investor lounge / demo day
What will we cover?
Support is tailored for each company based on initial scoping conversations to identify gaps in current knowledge, resources or networks and to understand next-stage strategic activity required for scale.
The cohort has benefited to date from introductions to investors, developing partnerships for collaboration in grant applications, product development and evaluations; understanding regulatory requirements; engagement with customer segments for growth alongside peer-learning and knowledge exchange from the wider P4SY cohort and mentors.
Delivery & Format
The programme is delivered using a hybrid model of in-person and online events for the P4SY cohort (including an investor demo day), alongside 1:1 scoping sessions, mentor sessions, and facilitated introductions for each company participating in the programme.
The programme has a dedicated online community of practice for the P4SY companies to utilise for shared learning.
Who you’ll be working with
Programme Manager @ P4SY
Programme Co-ordinator @ P4SY
Health & Life Science Director
Startups on this programme
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