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Wellcome Trust Health Innovation Challenge Fund, deadline 15 Sept 2014

27 August 2014

£10 million of funding is available in the Wellcome Trust Health Innovation Challenge Fund.

This is a parallel funding partnership between the Wellcome Trust and the Department of Health to stimulate the creation of innovative healthcare products, technologies and interventions and to facilitate their development for the benefit of patients in the NHS and beyond. The current call is inviting applications from UK-based investigators from the academic, healthcare and commercial sectors in six theme areas:

• Surgical technologies
• Innovative diagnostics
• Trauma and critical care medicine
• Informatics to assist clinical decision making
• Repurposing of medicines and medical devices
• Biological therapeutics

Funding available: £10 million, deadline: 15 Sept 2014.

Full details and application forms are available from the Wellcome Trust website.

Further information

Please do not hesitate to contact Tim Knott on t.knott@wellcome.ac.uk if you would like to discuss the Health Innovation Challenge Fund.

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