News, events and press releases

HIHI: A hub of innovation and learning

Opinion piece | Posted on: 22 April, 2020

Professor of Medicine and Director for Global Relations at the School of Medicine, Trinity College Dublin, Prof Seamus Donnelly outlines the value of the Health Innovation Hub and why education will help…

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Patent offices respond to COVID-19

| Posted on: 7 April, 2020

National patent offices, where patent applications are filed and granted, are implementing measures to reflect the rapid changes to the business environment. Recognising that timelines may be affected by these…

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EIT Health UKIRL call for ‘Rapid Response’ projects to address COVID-19

| Posted on: 2 April, 2020

“Rapid Response” Project Requirements  • Projects should address the COVID-19 outbreak exclusively and have an “innovative” element. • Rapid implementation of the project is required. The project should be completed, and the…

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HIHI Education – programmes update

| Posted on: 31 March, 2020

HIHI Postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Innovation The HIHI/TCD Postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Innovation is unaffected and will continue delivering online.  If you need more information, please contact the Course Coordinator:…

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COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding Calls from Government agencies

News | Posted on: 26 March, 2020

Research and Innovation, in health, academia and industry, have a significant role to play in the national and global response to COVID-19. Consequently, the Government’s main research and innovation agencies…

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HIHI 2019 call pitches – postponed

| Posted on: 26 March, 2020

Health Innovation Hub Ireland launched its third annual open and focused call last December, which ran until the end of January. As with every year, the next stage for successful…

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Urgent frontline request: Non-contact thermometers

| Posted on: 26 March, 2020

HIHI has had a request from the front line for non-contact thermometers. Non-contact thermometers allow use from a distance, without having to make physical contact. Please email:, if you…

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Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund (CSF) opens

News | Posted on: 25 March, 2020

CSF call.63 – all sectors, is open from March 24th – April 14th. The purpose of the fund is to accelerate the growth of start-up companies that have the capacity…

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HIHI COVID-19 Portal – submit your solutions now!

News | Posted on: 24 March, 2020

HIHI  working with EI to  support our healthcare system against COVID-19 HIHI COVID-19 Solutions Portal – submit your ready to implement solutions to our database and working with Enterprise Ireland,…

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