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Invention for Innovation - Product Development Awards Call 18 Stage 2 Minutes Committee A

 

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i4i Call 18 for Product Development Awards Funding Committee A

Minutes of the competition 18 Stage 2 Funding Committee Meeting held on Tuesday, 26 November 2019 at LGC Ltd, Grange House, 15 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NL

In attendance:

PDA Funding Committee A 

NIHR CCF i4i Secretariat

Mr Mark Kirby (Chair)

Mr Martin Hunt (Programme Director)

Professor Paul Sibbons (Deputy Chair)

Mr Ben Patient (Director of Innovations)

Ms Mary Anne Cordeiro

Dr Ruth Nebauer (Assistant Director)

Mr Andy Ingram

Dr Andrew Barber

Professor David Jayne

Dr Emma Blamont

Dr Thomas Keeble

Dr Fanny Burrows

Dr Zahid Latif

Mr Freddy Guemeni

Dr Mike Messenger

Dr Chris Hill

Professor James (Jimmy) Moore

Dr Katherine Horner

Dr Julie Simmonds

Mr Thomas Hutchinson

Dr Andrew Sims

Dr Caterina Lombardo

Ms Gail Thornton (Public Member)

Mrs Paula Milton

Dr Gill Vivian

Dr Ian Newington

Dr Peter Watkinson

Dr Sandra Nwokeoha

Dr Glen Wells

Dr Raffaella Roncone

Mr Tim Wright

Mr Edwin Tucker

Observers

Operations Team

Mr Mark Campbell

Mr Bryan Dar

Dr Sarah Markham

Miss Lilian Tomlinson

Apologies

 

Ms Alice Evans

 

Dr Eldrid Herrington (Public Member)

 

Dr Matthew Reeves

 

Dr Nicola Wesley (Observer)

 


1.0 Applications invited to present

1.1 NIHR200954: Selective brain cooling in acute encephalopathy

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Dr Eldrid Herrington

Funding Committee recommendation: Rejected

 

1.2 NIHR200989: Improving Patient Experience and Outcomes in Bowel Cancer Screening

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Dr Mike Messenger, Professor David Jayne

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.3 NIHR200953: High Sensitivity Troponin Point of Care Test using Chemiluminescent Detection

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Dr Eldrid Herrington

Funding Committee recommendation: Rejected

 

1.4 NIHR200965: Development of a 'Case-Finding' Database to identify individuals at risk of liver and metabolic disease within the Somerset Liver Improvement Programme

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.5 NIHR200972: Detection of metastatic axillary sentinel lymph nodes using ultrafast, super-resolution, dual-contrast enhanced ultrasound imaging in patients with breast cancer

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Professor James (Jimmy) Moore

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.6 NIHR200945: RanDx an affordable highly sensitive predictive test for breast cancer recurrence and metastasis

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Dr Mike Messenger, Professor David Jayne 

Funding Committee recommendation: Rejected

 

1.7 NIHR200983: Development of RxSelex: A microbiome-based predictive diagnostic of IBD biologics treatment outcome

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Dr Andrew Sims, Dr Michael Messenger

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding