NIH’s Point-of-Care Technology Research Network Announces New Solicitations

February 10, 2020

The NIH’s Point-of-Care Technology Research Network (POCTRN) drives the development of point-of-care technologies through collaborative efforts that merge scientific and technological capabilities with clinical need. The goal of the Point Of Care Technology Research Network is to develop technologies with clinical applications using a network model that enhances complementary strengths and builds multidisciplinary partnerships.

 

POCTRN announces new solicitations from its four Centers:

 

Development of Point-of-Care (POC) Testing for HIV and co-morbidities for use in low- and middle-income countries
The Center for Innovation in Point of Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS at Northwestern (C-THAN)

Microsystems-based Point-of-Care Testing for Acute Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
Atlanta Center for Microsystems Engineered Point-of-Care Technologies (ACME-POCT)

2019 Award Competition: Center for Advancing Point of Care Technologies in Heart, Lung, Blood and Sleep Disorders - Pilot Funding Opportunity
The Center for Advancing Point of Care Technologies in Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Disorders (CAPCaT)

 

Strategic Improvements to Rapid Simple Point-of-Care Tests for Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) 
Center for Point-of-Care Technologies Research for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

 

Expressions of Interest are due March 2, 2020

 

More information can be found at the following websites:

 

https://www.nibib.nih.gov/research-funding/point-care-technologies-research-network

https://cimit.net/web/poctrn/home