Clinical Research Group

Our Clinical team is a diverse group of specialists, including clinical experts, researchers, product analysts, and data management specialists, with extensive academic and practical experience. We primary responsibility is researching and developing safe workflows, algorithms, software components, and user applications for Canon Medical.

We collaborate closely with key opinion leaders, clinical domain experts, and customers to understand everyday clinical issues and develop clinical solutions to support medical professionals in imaging diagnostics, decision support, and the treatment and prevention of disease.

As part of the “Clinical Trend Maps” project, the Edinburgh team is crucial in Canon Medical Systems Corporation’s long-term strategic planning. Working closely with other research, application, and technology groups within Canon Medical, as well as collaborating with an established international network of experts who share our clinical expertise.

To maintain our clinical skills, we have access to a network of key opinion leaders, clinical partners, and application specialists and attend international conferences, workshops, and training courses. Our clinical team is dedicated to a wide range of projects, encompassing disciplines such as oncology, cardiology, neurology, and cutting-edge imaging modalities like CT, MRI, ultrasound, X-ray, nuclear medicine, image-guided intervention, diagnostic support, and artificial intelligence.

What our people say

“What I most enjoy about my role is that I get to work with a diverse set of people, from all over the world, each of whom brings a unique perspective to patient care. This diversity is essential, as it allows us to come up with original ideas for fitting solutions that meet the global healthcare challenges of the future. I greatly appreciate that Canon Medical values bringing real life insights into every stage of their product development, and I am excited to be a part of the clinical team that makes this happen.”

Yvonne, Senior Clinical Researcher

“Moving from clinical practice within the NHS to contributing as a member of the clinical team at Canon Medical, is incredibly rewarding. This position enables me to fuse my healthcare knowledge with cutting-edge technology, crafting solutions for fellow clinicians and shaping tools that empower and elevate their capabilities. This ultimately results in improved patient care, with palpable benefits for patients and enhancement of their healthcare journeys.”

Jill, Principal Product Analyst