Translational Health Sciences: 10 Years, 10 Big Ideas

It takes 15 years to transform a discovery into an approved therapy; it takes another 15 years to make it a routine clinical practice.

The aim of HDR's Translational Health Sciences Initiative is to accelerate this process.

HDR believes facilities can help catalyze this change. How? By removing the organizational, cultural and physical barriers that prevent people from coming together. When people come together, connections are made—among people, departments, ideas, and space—that lead to innovation.

HDR has gathered evidenced on this topic for 10 years and identified 10 ideas to help remove barriers and enable the organizational and cultural changes that lead to the successful transfer of knowledge at all levels.

Intrigued? Read on.