EIT Health announces funding for ideas to transform EU healthcare
The new EIT Health ‘Wild Card’ initiative will invest €4 million in high-risk, innovative ideas to transform European healthcare. The SMART HEALTH challenge is looking to transform medical diagnostics with artificial intelligence and big data, and calls for new solutions that utilise artificial intelligence to quickly interpret large, unstructured data sets, allowing healthcare professionals across the EU to improve patient care.
Guidance for GDPR and proposal for an EU HTA regulation
The European Commission recently adopted two documents of relevance to health research. A guidance to facilitate a direct and smooth application of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as published. The Commission also adopted a proposal to reinforce cooperation amongst EU Member states in Health Technology Assessment (HTA).
Annual Report 2017
We’ve released our annual report looking back at the year 2017 - a year full of exciting developments for EIBIR and its Network Members. The annual report details EIBIR's achievements and progress of the past year, and provides a brief look at what's in store for the next years.