Useful resources including funding calls, publications, and case studies


Visit our funding calls page to find out about open funding calls that are relevant for child health technology. Please get in touch if you have a great idea for innovation and would like to collaborate with us. We can support funding applications for projects that fit within one of our seven themes.


Visit our case studies to read examples of how we support and add value to technology developed for child health and paediatrics. The case studies detail the unmet need, the proposed solution, how NIHR CYP MedTech have supported the project, the project team, and the potential impact the project has for paediatrics and child health.


Littler, B. K. M., Alessa, T., Dimitri, P., Smith, C., & de Witte, L. (2021). Reducing negative emotions in children using social robots: systematic review. Archives of Disease in Childhood.

Abrehart, N., Frost, K., Harris, R., Wragg, A., Stewart, D., Sharif, H., Matthews, R., & Marciani, L. (2021). “A little (PPI) MAGIC can take you a long way”: involving children and young people in research from inception of a novel medical device to multi-centre clinical trial Roald Dahl, James and the Giant Peach (1961). Research Involvement and Engagement, 7(1), 1-15.


NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative 2018-2019 Biennial Report

NIHR Co-Production in Action

Accelerating clinical evaluation of medical technology in the NHS

Bridging the Gap: Supporting life course technology development as a clinical-industry partnership


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