Head of Product Development, 52 North Health
Dr Ama Frimpong is a multi-award-winning engineer, who is Head of Product Development and leads Regulatory Strategy at 52 North Health Ltd.
She leads the company’s engineering teams and the development of NeutroCheck, a low-cost, transformative in vitro diagnostic which will support remote triage of cancer patients at risk of life-threatening neutropenic sepsis.
She has spent her career at the forefront of healthcare innovations and has significantly contributed to the technical development of a vast array of products and processes, as a consultant engineer and researcher. She holds a PhD in Medical and Biological Engineering from the University of Leeds and is the IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year for 2022.