Medical Technology Ireland, 26-27 September 2018

VFT are exhibiting at Medical Technology Ireland on 26-27 September.  The event takes place at Galway Racecourse and you can visit us on Stand 98 on the Killanin Second Floor.  Our General Manager, Craig Dunlop, will be pleased to discuss our Pre-Clinical Development Support Services and will be joined by Helen Donald-Simpson, Research Assistant at […]

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Student Placement

Josh Williams is a student summer placement who worked with our engineers for the past 12 weeks to demonstrate validation of our CFD process against experimental data. He has been a great addition to the team over the Summer and we wish him all the best for the future.

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VFT Team’s Kiltwalk Success

Congratulations to members of the VFT Team, Craig, Mike and Martin who successfully completed the Dundee Kiltwalk at the weekend. A fantastic effort and great sum raised for the British Heart Foundation.  Well Done!

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Team VFT – Dundee Kiltwalk

Through the Kiltwalk, Team VFT is raising money for The British Heart Foundation. We are all completing ‘The Big Stroll’ in Dundee which is an 11 mile walk from Tayport to Monifieth. BHF is the largest independent funder for cardiovascular research. Cardiovascular disease is one of the biggest causes of death in the UK and […]

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Agreement to Develop Synthetic Heart Valve

We are delighted to be working with AorTech on a project which involves detailed computational modelling and analysis of AorTech’s synthetic heart valve with the aim of further design optimisation, manufacturing and testing. It is hoped the work will lead to the first ‘in man’ testing of the technology. Craig Dunlop, General Manager and director […]

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Continued Professional Development

As part of VFT’s committment to continued Professional Development, we are delighted to announce that our Lab Assistant, Martin Low, has completed his SVQ 2 in Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities and MA Level 2 in Life Science.  Well done Martin!

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BioDundee – Innovation in Realistic Healthcare

VFT were delighted to sponsor the first Session at the BioDundee Conference this week.  The Session, entitled “Innovation in Realistic Healthcare” featured a presentaton by our Medical Director, Professor Graeme Houston, from the University of Dundee.  Graeme can be seen here presenting “The Future of Innovation in a Clinical Setting” which was very well received […]

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