Medilink East Midlands


Contact Name: Dr Neil Barnes

Address: Biocity, Pennyfoot Street, Nottingham, NG1 1GF

Tel: 0115 8223154

Type of Organisation: Healthcare & Bioscience business support

Number of Employees: 11

Business Sector: Business Services


Medilink EM is the East Midlands life science industry association, whose aim is to help companies establish, develop and grow.

Its network of more than 4000 contacts in over 600 organisations represents all aspects of the sector, including private and public institutions; from multinationals to high potential start-ups, as well as the NHS and universities.

Medilink EM is a founding member of Medilink UK; a national network supporting over 3,000 companies across the entire UK.

Medilink EM provides specialist support to boost the region’s economic output from life sciences by overcoming barriers to growth. Medilink’s highly knowledgeable team is a proven and trusted source of expert assistance.

The iNet provides targeted, proactive support to stimulate growth by increasing innovation, improving productivity and securing sustainability, thereby helping people along the innovation journey from concept to commercialisation.

Products & Services:

  • Specialist services include:
    • Sector-specific business and innovation information
    • Advice and guidance
    • Skills training
    • Access to business and knowledge networks
    • Market access support (both domestic and international)
    • R&D collaboration opportunities

    Medilink EM also delivers the Healthcare and Bioscience iNet, a project part financed by the European Regional Development Fund, and that offers grant funding for innovative projects and employment.