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Making complex data simple - challenges of the Cancer Innovation Challenge!

Fraser MacDonald

26th April 2017

Thoughts from The Data Lab's Project Development Manager, Fraser MacDonald, on the Cancer Innovation Challenge's Information Session for Interested Applicants for the New approaches to record and integrate cancer PROMs and PREMs funding competition on 19 April 2017

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First Cancer Innovation Challenge Funding Competition Open

3rd April 2017

The first Cancer Innovation Challenge Funding Competiton for New Approaches to recording and integrating cancer PROMs and PREMs is now open. Funding of up to £325,000 is available via a two phase process to look for innovative proposals.
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Be part of the Challenge!

Steph Wright

31st March 2017

So, the Cancer Innovation Challenge is now live… launched on 24 March 2017 by the Chief Medical Officer Catherine Calderwood at DataFest17, it’s out there. Website launched, press release released (press covered it, yay!). “All sounds great, how do I get involved?” I hear you ask. Well, let me tell you.

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Cancer Data Consultation Process open

27th March 2017

A consultation process has been launched to help us shape the second funding competition of the Cancer Innovation Challenge which will be looking for innovative data science solutions to cancer data. 
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And we're live!

24th March 2017

The Cancer Innovation Challenge was formally launched on 24 March 2017. The Chief Medical Officer Catherine Calderwood announced it as part of her presentation #DataSavesLives: The future of healthcare innovation at the Data Summit, part of DataFest17.
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Cancer Challenge (22 hours ago)
Cancer is a good place to start to change things. Cancer patients overwhelmingly want their data to be used. Harpal Kumar @CR_UK @IHDPscot
Cancer Challenge (22 hours ago)
Patient centred care needs patient centred data. Data that cares for, is meaningful to & respects patients - Harpal Kumar @CR_UK @IHDPscot