SHF-NHIC Joint MedTech Grant Call 2016 launched– calls for Letters of Intent

The 2016 Call for the SHF-NHIC MedTech Grant has been announced.

Medical technology development is identified as a new research growth area for SingHealth – the advancement of which is a mission spearheaded by the SingHealth Medical Technology Office (MTO), a strategic program under the SingHealth Office of Research (OoR). One of MTO’s key roles is to link researchers and their validated clinical problem with technological solutions – with an end goal of improving patient care through clinically relevant technology.

This grant aims to provide seed funding for investigators to explore novel research ideas, support exploratory efforts for early-stage projects that involve an unmet clinical need and show potential for further development with the next stage of POC funding under NHIC or other funders.

The closing date for Letters of Intent is Monday 4th July 2016. For further details, see Funding section of the NHIC website.