Aira Patrice R. Ong

Seconder Early Stage Researcher

Aira is currently on a virtual secondment at The Hyve and a PhD candidate in the Plymouth Business School, University of Plymouth, UK. She graduated cumlaude from De La Salle University Manila, Philippines with BS/MS Honors Program of Manufacturing Engineering as an DOST-ERDT Scholar in 2017. Now, she is exploring the business side of healthcare on how to bring research advancements to the end users, particularly in brain cancer early diagnostics (AiPBAND Project), as a Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher. Her research interests include biomedical devices value chain, business models in healthcare, sustainable value networks and innovation management.