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SBRI Healthcare Spring 2014

The National Health Service England and the 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:

  • Child and maternal health
  • Integrated care
  • Medicines adherence
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Telehealth/telecare for people with learning disabilities

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.

Briefing events for businesses to learn about the competition will take place on: 

  • 3 June - Birmingham
  • 9 June - Daresbury

More information including briefs for the challenges can be found at : https://sbri.innovateuk.org/competition-display-page/-/asset_publisher/E809e7RZ5ZTz/content/sbri-healthcare-spring-2014/1524978?p_p_auth=zWMSect7

Application process

See www.sbrihealthcare.co.uk for further details, including the application process.

The deadline for applications is 10 July 2014

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