SBRI Healthcare Autumn 2014
The National Health Service England and the NHS Academic Health Science Networks have opened multiple new SBRI competitions with a total of £2.5m funding available in Phase 1 to develop technologies and innovative solutions that can provide better health outcomes in the areas of:
- Innovation in child & adolescent mental health
- Improving care of diabetic foot ulcer
- Medical imaging
- Improving efficiency & experience of outpatient services
- Brain injury healthcare
Phase 1 is intended to show the technical feasibility of the proposed concept. Development contracts will be awarded for a maximum of 6 months and £100,000 (inc VAT) per project. Projects that have completed Phase 1 successfully will be eligible for Phase 2 later in the year. Phase 2 contracts are intended to develop and evaluate prototypes or demonstration units from the more promising technologies in Phase 1.
More information including briefs for the challenges can be found on the website.
For further details, including the application process click here. The deadline for applications is 9 December 2014