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

 

Contents

 

i4i Call 18 for Product Development Awards Funding Committee B

Minutes of the competition 18 Stage 2 Funding Committee Meeting held on Wednesday, 27 November 2019 at LGC Ltd, Grange House, 15 Church Street, Twickenham TW1 3NL

In attendance:

 

Funding Committee B members

NIHR CCF i4i Secretariat

Mr Charles Spicer (Chair)

Mr Martin Hunt (Programme Director)

Professor David Hawkes (Deputy Chair)

Mr Ben Patient (Director of Innovations)

Mr Vadim K Alexandre 

Dr Ruth Nebauer (Assistant Director)

Professor Philip Breedon

Dr Andrew Barber

Professor Enitan Carrol

Dr Emma Blamont

Dr Laura Fenner (Public Member)

Mr Freddy Guemeni

Professor Liam Grover

Dr Chris Hill

Ms Emily Lam (Public Member)

Dr Katherine Horner

Professor Paul Leeson

Mr Thomas Hutchinson

Dr Neville Young

Dr Caterina Lombardo

Ms Emma Palmer Foster

Mrs Paula Milton

Dr Ashish Patel

Dr Ian Newington

Dr Cathy Prescott

Dr Sandra Nwokeoha 

Ms Jo Smart

Dr Raffaella Roncone 

Observers

Mr Edwin Tucker 

Professor Fiona Denison

Operations Team

Mr Sebastian Orton

Mr Nick Dunmore

Mr Peter Webster

Miss Aisha Wamala

 

Mr Bryan Dar (morning)

   



1.0 Applications invited to present

 

1.1 NIHR200968: Bacterial impedance cytometry for rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing

Conflict Funding Committee Member: Ms Emma Palmer Foster, Ms Jo Smart

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.2 NIHR201316/NIHR200679 (Deferred from PDA 17): Developing commercialisation potential of our patented point-of-care neuropathy assessment device

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.3 NIHR201315/NIHR200885 (Deferred from PDA 17): LOad Monitoring and Alert System (LOMAS) to prevent diabetic foot ulceration

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.4 NIHR201310/NIHR200674 (Deferred from PDA 17): A smart electrode housing to improve the control of upper limb myoelectric prostheses

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.5 NIHR200986: COMMIT - Continuous Online Metabolite Monitoring.

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Recommended for funding

 

1.6 NIHR200980: An air cooling system for the prevention of both chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy and chemotherapy-induced alopecia.

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Reject

 

1.7 NIHR200958: A Service for Opportunistic Detection of Vertebral Fractures (STOpFrac2)

Conflict Funding Committee Member: None

Funding Committee recommendation: Reject