UK medical technology –
a burgeoning industry.

Medical Technology is a £17 billion UK industry that develops medical products ranging from scalpels and dressings to sophisticated technologies like diagnostic equipment or implantable devices. Innovation is key to the medtech industry, helping to deliver better lives for patients and more efficient healthcare systems.

Recognising innovation –
across a diverse industry.

The UK Prix Galien Award for Medical Technology is new for 2017/18. It’s open to any instrument, apparatus, appliance, software, material or other article, whether used alone or in combination together with any accessories, including software used specifically for diagnostic and/or therapeutic purposes. Products granted a CE mark within a five-year qualifying period are eligible for entry.