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Dr Natalie De Mello

Innovation Technologist, Medicine

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+44 (0) 1792 513886

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Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr De Mello is a Senior Innovation Technologist at Swansea University’s Healthcare Technology Centre, part of the Accelerate Wales programme. Leading on collaborative industry led research and development (R&D) of healthcare technologies.

After gaining a BSc and PhD, Dr De Mello worked with industry partner Innoture Ltd through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership as principle scientist to lead and develop their R&D capabilities within Swansea. This led to the successful launch of three products and a pilot clinical investigation of their medical device.

Dr De Mello is a chartered Scientist gaining accreditation in 2019 through the Royal Society of Biology.

Areas Of Expertise

  • • Research and Development of Innovations
  • • Medical Devices
  • • Research Ethics
  • • Research Governance
  • • Industrial Research Collaborations
  • • Commercialisation of Research Outputs