Duke Institute for Health Innovation 2018 Request for Applications

August 21, 2017

The Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI) promotes transformative innovation in health and health care by catalyzing multidisciplinary teamwork across Duke University and Duke Health.

DIHI is excited to announce the next emerging ideas and innovation funding cycle for demonstration pilots. Proposed demonstration projects should address actual and important problems encountered by care providers, patients and their loved ones, and represent urgent health challenges nationally.

For the upcoming funding cycle, DIHI is specifically interested in: 

(a) Population health and analytics
(b) Building resilience and well-being
(c) Novel patient interactions (engagement, education and experience)
(d) Team-based and new care models
(e) Optimizing patient flow
(f) Enhanced transitions of care

The deadline for submitting applications is Oct. 6, 2017.  All proposals are required to have a DUHS operational lead as a co-sponsor to be accepted for review.

Please visit www.dihi.org/funding for additional information and instructions. 

If the DIHI team can be of any assistance in the formulation of ideas or connections, please contact Suresh Balu (suresh.balu@duke.edu) or Krista Whalen (krista.whalen@duke.edu).