• New call for project proposals under the EU Health Programme

    Following the adoption of the 2018 Work Programme of the Third EU Health Programme, the Commission opened the corresponding annual call for project proposals. The applications can be submitted on the research & innovation participant portal by 26 April 2018.
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  • Horizon 2020: boosting the impact of the programme after 2020

    The EC has recently published a Communication summarizing the key findings of the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020 and of separate evaluations undertaken at European level.
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  • The Virtual Physiological Human – a 'digital twin' for patients

    On 18 December 2017, Interface Focus published a themed issue ‘The virtual physiological human: translating the VPH to the clinic’ organised by Alfons Hoekstra, Frank Gijsen, Ed van Bavel, Marie Siebes and Liesbet Geris.
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  • The VPHi is leading a FET Flagship proposal submission

    On 11 January in Amsterdam a group of selected experts led by Lies Geris (VPHi Ex Dir) met to discuss in full details the FET CSA proposal.
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  • 2017 was a big year for FDA digital health regulations

    In a recent article, HealthcareITnews reviews the important steps taken by the FDA last year toward regulating decision support, software-as-a-medical-device, mobile tech in clinical trials and more.
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  • MSc in Computational Medicine at Sheffield University

    University of Sheffield has recently released a new cutting edge programme of study to form a new generation of scientists, using computerised techniques to improve disease diagnosis and treatment in the healthcare sector.
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