Call for Participants in a three-day Sandpit focused on Digital Technologies for Health and Care

Sandpit: 10-12 November 2020

UKRI are pleased to invite participants to apply to attend a sandpit on Digital Technologies for Health and Care.

The concept of the sandpit is an interactive workshop on a topic, involving 25-30 participants. The focus for this sandpit is ‘Novel digital technologies for improved self-monitoring and health management’.

Successful projects from the sandpit should either have a new approach to self-monitoring of conditions (especially conditions which are harder to manage and where there are fewer tools available for interventions) or that seek to identify novel digital technologies that will ultimately enable the public to better manage their health in their own homes and in the community.

It is expected that up to £1.2 million of UKRI funding will be made available to fund research projects arising from this sandpit. Each project funded is expected to be in the region of £400,000.

For further information, please visit the Digital Health and Care Sandpit call page at the EPSRC website.

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