The 2019 Alberta Boehringer Ingelheim Collaboration Competition

The University Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 Alberta Boehringer Ingelheim Collaboration Competition, a program focused on How to PREVENT Albertans with Respiratory Conditions and/or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) from becoming INSPIRED Patients.

Introduction to Alberta Boehringer Ingelheim Collaboration (ABIC)

The Alberta Boehringer Ingelheim Collaboration (ABIC) is a Private Public Philanthropic Partnership (P4) established with Boehringer Ingelheim, the University Hospital Foundation and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade.

ABIC Purpose

The purpose of ABIC is to to support innovation and industry-driven, applied research in Alberta’s life science sector, with the ultimate goal of looking for health innovation projects in areas of respiratory disorders, in particular, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary  Disease (COPD) and the associated co-morbidities including diabetes, obesity and heart failure.

Program Objectives

In partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim, the University Hospital Foundation and Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the Alberta Boehringer Ingelheim Collaboration (ABIC) is pleased to invite proposals from Alberta-based investigators or teams of investigators for funding to help identify, develop and implement effective solutions across the end-to-end pathway (from early diagnosis to end-of-life) for COPD patients.

 

$300,000 total funding available for up to 3 projects

Consideration will be given to projects with pan-provincial teams, Artificial intelligence, Machine Learning elements and/or national/international collaborators.

Letter of Interest (LOI) submission deadline is May 27, 2019 at 4:00 PM.

https://www.universityhospitalfoundation.ab.ca/image/PDF-Logo-Small.png  Download the 2019 ABIC Competition Guidelines and learn more about the competition and how to submit an application.

 

 

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