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October 2016

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BMJ Innovations is a peer reviewed online journal that publishes basic, clinical, translational, and epidemiological studies of all aspects of medical innovations. The journal champions research that offers new, cost-effective medical devices, technologies, processes and systems that improve patient care. It aims to promote innovations that make healthcare accessible and affordable, creating a community that aspires to make the world a healthier place.

A collaboration between BMJ and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), it is the first general medical innovations journal. It is the official journal of the WATCH Society

About BMJ Innovations

Why have BMJ and AIIMS launched this new journal? Who is it aimed at? What will it publish? Read the introductory editorial to find out more.

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WATCH Society

We are pleased to announce that BMJ Innovations is now the official journal of the WATCH (Wearable Technology in Healthcare) Society. The 4th WATCH Conference took place in San Francisco in June 2016. You can join as a member and watch video footage of the conference and have access to the powerpoints by visiting the link below.

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BMJ Awards

Congratulations to the following award winners honoured at The BMJ Awards 2016 .

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Hear from the Managing Editor

Award winners

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers awarded Team Live Longer with the Best Hardware Led Social Innovation Award for their work on Mobile Whole Slide Imaging reported in BMJ Innovations.

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The journal welcomes original research, reviews and commentaries. Video features are particularly encouraged.

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