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Invention for Innovation - PDA Call 20 Stage 1 Minutes

 

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i4i Product Development Awards (PDA)  Call 20 Stage 1 Sub-Committee Meeting

Minutes of meeting held on Tuesday 28 July 2020 via Zoom Virtual Meeting 

In attendance:

Funding Committee 

Mr Mark Kirby

Chair - Committee A

Mr Charles Spicer

Chair - Committee B

Professor Paul Sibbons

Deputy Chair - Committee A

Professor David Hawkes

Deputy Chair - Committee B

i4i Secretariat

 

Mr Martin Hunt (Programme Director)

Mr Edwin Tucker

Dr Ruth Nebauer (Assistant Director)

Ms Aisha Wamala

Dr Diana Alexieva

Ms Cordelia Davey

Dr Fanny Burrows

 

Dr Sultana Choudhry

 

Dr Samantha Gan

 

Dr Aayesha Hassan

 

Dr Caterina Lombardo

 

Mrs Paula Milton

 

Dr Ian Newington

 

Ms Deimante Normantaite

Observers

Dr Sandra Nwokeoha

Mr Bryan Dar

Dr Marie-Therese Rached

Ms Caroline de Winter

Dr Raffaella Roncone 

Mrs Samantha Wade

 

Stage 1 applications to be invited to submit to Stage 2 as follows:

NIHR202131: OnTrack Rehab: translation to practice of a novel digital rehabilitation system after stroke

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202104: Clinical Evaluation, Development and Commercialisation of an Antimicrobial – Impregnated Catheter Against Peritonitis (The CAP Study)

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202146: Cortical Disarray Measurement- A novel and promising tool to predict progression amongst patients presenting with mild cognitive impairment

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202117: Decision-support for individualised risk assessment of fetal health during labour: preventing fetal brain damage and death by utilising large, routinely collected datasets of cardiotocography and clinical risk factors

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202133: Closed-Loop Electronic Stimulation (ES) - Mechanomyogram Sensor (MMG) system for Passive Tremor Suppression Treatment

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202136: Splayer dissector: Developing and clinically testing a surgical device to minimise trauma to normal tissue during breast surgery

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202139: Technology Assessment of the Magnetic Flexible Endoscope

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202120: Development and pre-market evaluation of a non-invasive intracranial pressure monitor

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202116: Evaluating the Safety, Acceptability and Efficacy of Autonomic neuromodulation using trans-cutaneous vagal stimulation in uncontrolled hypertensive patients (SCRATCH –HTN): a pilot study evaluating a novel noninvasive device-based strategy

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202107: Continuous respiration monitoring using a novel, wearable capaciflector sensor for early detection of distress, enabling quicker intervention for improved patient outcomes.

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202143: Development of a novel point-of-care medical device to identify chemotherapy patients at risk of neutropenic sepsis

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202114: Intraoperative hyperspectral imaging for data-driven real-time surgical guidance

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2 

   

NIHR202129: Developing Deep Learning to identify ciliary motility defects in chronic inflammatory lung disease.

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202099: The gamification of a new medical device for the treatment of phantom limb pain

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202127: Identifying Undiagnosed Osteoporosis Patients through Incidental Detection of Vertebral Fractures

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

 

NIHR202112: Development & prospective validation study of AI-based diagnostic tool for more accurate, early diagnosis of prostate cancer

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2 

 

Stage 1 applications not invited to submit to Stage 2 as follows:

NIHR202100: HepatiCan - a BioArtificial Liver medical device for patients with liver failure: (i) clinical safety studies (ii) design/prototype a "cryo-core controller" enabling closed system, one stop production and patient delivery

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202110: A Deep Learning Pipeline to Generate Contrast Enhanced Computerised Tomography Images Without the Use of Intravenous Contrast Agents

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202126: Cardiac Output Response to Stress (CORS) Test to Improve Diagnosis of Heart Failure in Primary Care

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202149: Can novel ureteric stents offer a better patient outcome compared to existing standard ureteric stent (CASSETTE)

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202119: Developing a portable SERS instrument to diagnose and track the progression of Huntington's disease in clinics

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202106: Novel technology for identifying the triggers of atrial fibrillation to guide catheter ablation

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202108: Developing a “Chatbot” intervention to improve quality of life for older people with chronic pain

Outcome: Reject

  

NIHR202098: Sensorised Micro-Surgical Robot for Safe Regenerative Retinal Therapy Delivery

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202118: Drug-eluting contact lenses (DECLs) for treating acute and chronic ocular diseases

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202125: The accuracy of intraoral 3-Dimensional (3D) X-ray imaging using Digital Tomosynthesis (DT) in the detection and characterisation of dental caries and apical disease

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202101: Osteoconductive Ceramic Surfacing for Titanium implants [OCSTI]

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202102:  Development and pilot clinical evaluation of a biomimetic osteochondral scaffold in treatment of osteochondral lesion of the talus (BioTalus)

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202103: Electrotherapy, Sensing and Data Acquisition Knee-Sleeve for Joint Pain Management (ELSA)

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202105: Development of a cost-effective immunoaffinity device to remove red cell-derived particles from the plasma of patients with Sickle Cell Disease in order to reduce the occurrence of vaso-occlusive crisis

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202109: Path Feel - an insole to improve balance, prevent falls, and increase quality of life, using therapeutic feedback and AI

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202111: Development of a new silastic finger joint replacement

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202113: The atlas of cancer spread

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202115: inABL: INfection reduction Antimicrobial Blue Light

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202121:  INtelligent FLUid management system (INFLUX Study): an innovative fluid management system for the early identification of clinical deterioration and fluid resuscitation in hospitalised patients

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202122: A Rapid Point-of-Care Sensing System for the Detection and Diagnosis of Sepsis

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202123: Durable, 3D Printed Coronary Stents

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202128: Development of a novel inhaler device

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202130: Development and evaluation of an AI-powered clinical decision support system (CDSS) to predict hospital admission and length of stay (LOS)

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202132: Development and clinical study of a wearable wrist device for remote monitoring of deterioration in patients living with heart failure

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202134: Advanced prototype for implementing the 1-hour algorithm for troponin testing at the point of care

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202135: Development of MIDAS (Movement and Interactive Dynamic Adaptive Signatures) to increase physical activity and motor function in children with Cerebral Palsy

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202137: Development of a transcutaneous vagal nerve stimulation to treat depression & anxiety

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202138: Virtue - Developing an Enhanced Virtual Reality System for the Cognitive Rehabilitation of Stroke Survivors

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202141: Fully Automated Design and Manufacture of Patient Specific Prostheses

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202142: IVFvision.ai: a decision-support system based on artificial intelligence for automated embryo selection in IVF treatment

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202144: Design, Verification and Clinical Testing of Novel Dry Powder Inhaler

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202145: Optimum dosing, efficacy and cost-effectiveness of repetitive upper limb sensory stimulation immediately after a stroke (PULSEII)

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202147: Real-time blood propofol monitoring

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202148: The TEEP connector: a device that prevents infective aerosols and the loss of positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP) when patients are switched between ventilators on intensive care units

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202150: Improved Navigation for Needle-based Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202151: Clinically viable audio-linguistic biomarkers for early detection and differential diagnosis of Parkinson’s: a feasibility trial to accelerate the first speech-based diagnostic to market

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202152: Intelligent Portable Diagnostic Biosensor for Healthcare-Associated Infections – iPDB-HAI

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202153: Safety and Accreditation for Silk Peripheral Nerve Stents

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202154: MIDI (MR Imaging abnormality Deep learning Identification)

Outcome: Reject

 

Stage 1 application did not fulfil the Programme’s eligibility criteria:

NIHR202097: Technologically facilitated Creative and Immersive Musical Intervention System for clinical healthcare and creative, therapeutic applications.

Outcome: Reject

 

NIHR202124: Bringing Obstretrics into the 21st Century: Digital Sensors for Safer Vacuum Deliveries

Outcome: Reject