CREST – Leading Digital Healthcare Revolution In Malaysia
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science and Technology (CREST) and the Ministry of Health (MOH) was inked today, signifying a historic milestone in revolutionising digital healthcare in Malaysia.
The MoU will see the two parties collaborate in Research & Development & Commercialisation (R&D&C) in the field of digital healthcare which focusses on the digital innovation in healthcare delivery and solutions, joint cluster development activities, industry network engagement, manufacturing alliance, talent development and digital health innovation hubs.
CREST was formed to address Malaysia’s E&E needs and plays a significant role to create and grow Malaysian R&D&C ecosystem in the E&E economic sector. Since 2015, CREST realised the needs for E&E sector to enable growth and disrupt other emerging sectors, including healthcare, using local markets as the test bed to validate the innovation yet with the global market in mind.