At an award ceremony last night in Edinburgh the Health Minister presented Professor Angus Watson (NHS Highland) and David Sim (OpenBrolly) with a trophy for the best commercial collaboration in Scottish Life Sciences in 2014. 0ver 700 people witnessed the presentation at the EICC. The successful partnership have invented a web based application for patients with Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis. This novel system of care has been piloted by patients throughout the Highlands who have valued it highly. The work further cements NHS Highland's place as a test bed for cutting edge technologies.