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We hope you enjoyed participating in our webinar and that it can support you for knowing better the European Investigator Involvement in US National Institutes of Health Research.

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Registration open for HNN 2.0 Webinar on "Horizon 2020 Proposal template and Evaluation criteria"

We would like to invite you to join our webinar and to learn more about how to read and follow the proposal template in order to write a strong Health Horizon proposal. We explain you the evaluation criteria and how they can be addressed when writing the proposal. You learn where to pay special attention when preparing and writing the proposal.

Registration is open until 21st of February 2019.

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We invite you to join our webinar on the 4th of February to learn more about the opportunities for European researchers under NIH grants in particular regarding eligibility, available grant types, how to identify research grant opportunities, process for application development, submission  and Peer Review.

Registration is open until 1st of February 2019.

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We would like to invite you to join the webinar organized by HEALTH NCP-Net 2.0 jointly with BBMRI-ERIC, EATRIS-ERIC, ECRIN-ERIC and ELIXIR to learn more about the aims and activities of these Research Infrastructures (RI’s) as well as how to involve and benefit from them within a Horizon 2020 project.

Registration is open until 18th of January 2019.

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IMI just published the following draft topic texts for the next IMI Call for proposals on the IMI website.

Indicative topics:

  • Optimising future obesity treatment
  • Open access chemogenomics library and chemical probes for the druggable genome
  • Intelligent prediction and identification of environmental risks posed by human medicinal products

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We would like to invite you to join our webinar to learn more about the history, aims and activities of ICPerMed as well as related EU projects (such as ERA-PerMed, and CSAs under the umbrella of ICPerMed).

Registration is open until 23rd of November.

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The eHealth Hub Platform is an online catalogue featuring different types of actors: SMEs, investors, healthcare organizations, legal and regulatory service providers, pharmaceutical companies, business supporters. By identifying the key European eHealth actors, the eHealth Hub Platform aims to enhance transparency in the sector and enable stakeholders’ interaction to promote and accelerate business growth.

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Research and Innovation: What's New in Health and life sciences

  • 17.01.2019 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Tasty and nutritious food for senior citizens

    As a person ages, their appetite and physical capacity to eat can diminish. To prevent malnutrition among senior citizens and make eating a pleasure for them, an EU-funded project has developed tasty fruit- and vegetable-based foods adapted to their health needs.
  • 16.01.2019 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Personalised medicine for disease prevention

    Medical practitioners are increasingly adopting a 'personalised medicine' (PM) approach involving individually tailored patient care. An EU-funded project is fostering collaboration on PM research and training, with special emphasis on the prevention of chronic diseases.
  • 15.01.2019 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - A roadmap for wider access to scientific results

    Open science and new technology, which make research findings freely available to everyone, have revolutionised academic research. An EU-funded project has proposed solutions and recommendations to ensure scientific discoveries are communicated as widely as possibly for the benefit of other researchers, industry and society as a whole.
  • 07.01.2019 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Creating a culture of excellence in cardio assessment

    Young researchers are gaining top-level training and exposure to the latest in image-based heart monitoring, assessment and disease diagnosis, thanks to an EU-funded collaboration between industry, clinics and researchers that could lead to better outcomes for cardiovascular patients.
  • 03.01.2019 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - EU and Indonesian researchers coordinate on community healthcare

    With a focus on strengthening maternal healthcare service to rural Indonesia, researchers with the Eijkman Institute, in partnership with the EU-funded REACHOUT project, have developed new training manuals geared specifically towards volunteer community health workers.
  • 21.12.2018 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Empowering research into devastating insect-borne diseases

    Researchers are gaining unprecedented access to mosquitoes, ticks, sandflies and the diseases they carry, thanks to a groundbreaking EU-funded initiative that pools resources, technology and expertise to counter the world's most devastating insect-borne pathogens.
  • 20.12.2018 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Infrastructure to accelerate vaccine development

    An EU-funded project is developing infrastructure to support innovation and accelerate the development of new vaccines. This will enhance European competitiveness in this field and bring major societal benefits.
  • 14.12.2018 - 01:00

    Research Headlines - Designer proteins for new bio-tech applications

    An EU-funded project has developed a technique to design and synthesise highly stable proteins. The approach enables proteins to be made from scratch, tailored to carry out specific tasks for advances in fields such as biomedicine and biotech - boosting Europe's competitiveness.