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HIHI’s Spark Ignite Competition Finals!

News | Posted on: 7 July, 2020

We are delighted to announce that the Health Innovation Hub Ireland’s Spark Ignite competition finals are happening this week. Our regional finals are kicking off with Cork on the 7th July…

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Health Innovation Hub Ireland Webinar series

Webinar | Posted on: 2 July, 2020

On the 19th of June 2020 Health Innovation Hub Ireland held a webinar entitled “The Role of Digital Health in the Fight against COVID-19”. This month we welcomed our guest…

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Webinar 2 in the series: ‘The Role of Digital Health Technologies in the Fight Against Covid-19’

News | Posted on: 10 June, 2020

We are delighted to announce the next in our series of  Health Innovation Hub Ireland Webinars entitled “The Role of Digital Health Technologies in the Fight Against COVID-19” . The webinar guest speakers…

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New Scheme aimed at Supporting the Production of Covid-19 related products announced

News | Posted on: 8 June, 2020

MINISTER HUMPHREYS ANNOUNCES NEW SCHEME AIMED AT SUPPORTING THE PRODUCTION OF COVID-19 RELATED PRODUCTS The COVID Products Scheme will accelerate the production of vital medicines, potential vaccines and essential medical…

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Innovation during the pandemic- Irish owned business solutions impacting every element of healthcare.

News | Posted on: 2 June, 2020

Our COVID-19 Solutions Portal has captured nearly 200 innovations. Working with our government partners- DBEI, DoH, HSE and EI many of these solutions have now been implemented to support healthcare…

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COVID-19- Challenges and Opportunities for the Medtech Industry Webinar by David Scott

News | Posted on: 19 May, 2020

On the 8th of May 2020 Health Innovation Hub Ireland held a webinar entitled “COVID-19- Challenges and Opportunities for the Medtech Industry”. The webinar was presented by David Scott, Senior Associate…

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IBEC Digital Health Forum – Digital Health in the Age of Covid-19 – 14/05/2020

News | Posted on: 11 May, 2020

Public Sector Healthcare & Education Members, Please see below details on our Masterclass in Digital Health Solutions event, which is now being moved to an online format. Ibec’s Connected Health…

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Over 100 counsellors and psychotherapists sign up in three hours for telehealth pilot

Press Release | Posted on: 11 May, 2020

Monday, May 11: Enterprise Ireland and HSE partnership, Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI), telehealth company Wellola and the Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) have launched a pilot for…

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Antimicrobial Pharmacist and part of the HIHI team, Dr Diana Hogan-Murphy, explores some Covid-19 investigation approaches and tech supports.

Opinion piece | Posted on: 30 April, 2020

Throughout history there have been a number of pandemics, defined as a worldwide spread of a new disease. The Black Death, also known as the Plague, has been recorded as…

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HIHI PI and Director of the Translational Medical Device Laboratory at NUI Galway,Dr Martin O’Halloran,awarded rapid response funding

News | Posted on: 29 April, 2020

Equipment to make it easier and safer for patients with COVID-19 to breathe Lead Researchers: Professor Martin O’Halloran and Professor John Laffey, NUI Galway Science Foundation Ireland award €205,667 Overview…

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