Future opportunities

We publish draft information on future calls ahead of publication to give applicants additional time to find or build a consortium and prepare a strong proposal.

The following themes may be included in the first IHI calls for proposals:

Single stage calls

  • Innovative patient-facing care pathways for patients with neurodegenerative diseases and comorbidities
  • Next generation imaging and image-guided diagnosis and therapy for cancer
  • Precision oncology: Innovative patient-centric, multi-modal therapies against cancer
  • Access and integration of heterogeneous health data for improved health care in diseases areas of high unmet public health need.

Two stage calls

  • New tools for prediction, prevention and monitoring of cardio-metabolic diseases including secondary manifestations to enable timely intervention
  • Strengthening EU clinical development excellence and innovation attractiveness: Harmonised methodology to promote the uptake of early feasibility studies (EFS)

Download summaries of the draft themes (document version: 6 January 2022)

We plan to launch our first call for proposals in the first half of 2022. We expect to publish updates on the planned themes prior to the official call launch here, so watch this space! To stay up to date on our calls and other activities, sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn.

All information regarding future IHI Call topics is indicative and subject to change. Final information about future IHI Calls will be communicated after approval by the IHI Governing Board.