Catherine Longworth is a reporter covering commercial and R&D developments in the medtech industry. A graduate of St. George's, University of London, Catherine holds a BSc in Biomedical Science. Before joining Informa, she worked in the editorial team at Pharmaceutical Press, the publishing division of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, where she wrote and edited for a number of pharmaceutical publications. After gaining experience in the world of scientific publishing, Catherine took the leap to study a postgraduate qualification in journalism. During the course, she carried out placements with local London newspapers, writing general news and building her portfolio by reporting on a wide range of current affairs such as the European migrant crisis, political protests and the London mayoral election. Catherine is passionate about human rights and is fascinated by the innovative nature of the medtech industry and the healthcare advances that have the greatest benefit to mankind. She lives in London and loves music, arts, travel, writing, reading and is always happy to receive recommendations for books or places to travel!
Latest From Catherine Longworth
Siemens Healthineers' acquisition of radiation oncology company Varian Medical Systems creates an oncology giant. Analysts disagree on whether its the right move for the companies.
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Investor Eye: Claudio D’Angelo Of RYSE Asset Management Explains Early-Stage Digital Health Investment
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Thrive is developing CancerSEEK, a liquid biopsy test designed to detect cancers at earlier stages of disease.
Kees Wesdorp, the leader of Philips' Precision Diagnosis business cluster told Medtech Insight how the division is delivering on digital solutions, beyond acute care, to drive a response to the COVID-19 pandemic