The Commonwealth Digital Health Awards (CWDHA), which was scheduled to be held in May 2020 in Geneva will now be held on 7th November 2020 as a virtual ceremony. The 4th iteration of the CWDHA was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the call for submissions was extended. The response to this year’s call …

by Heather Smith

Tunstall Healthcare has won the ‘Leading Innovators in Assisted Living Technology 2020’ award at the Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards 2020, and the ‘Best Non-Clinical Equipment, Product or Service Supplier’ for its revolutionary nurse call system, Tunstall Carecom, in the Care Home Awards 2020.   The Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards commends work that contributes towards promoting …

by Heather Smith

The International Zendal Awards were set up with the intention of recognising the work of those institutions, public or private, that develop their work in the field of animal as well as human health, and that have shown merit and commitment in carrying out these principles, within the areas related to vaccines, prevention, biotechnology and …

by Heather Smith

A NES-led qualification design team has worked with the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) to create a new award to support the development of a skilled health and social care workforce who are confident to work and help people in today’s digital society. The Technology Enabled Care, Professional Development Award (PDA) at SCQF Level 7 is …

by Heather Smith

ELEMENTAL PRAISE £5 MILLION INJECTION INTO SOCIAL PRESCRIBING This Month, we’re welcoming the news that the National Academy for Social Prescribing (NASP) has been awarded £5 million in funding to support people to stay connected and maintain their health and well-being following the Covid 19 Pandemic. The funding will connect  people to local community initiatives …

by Heather Smith

The EURORDIS Black Pearl Awards recognise the outstanding efforts made by individuals, organisations and companies to improve the lives of the 30 million people living with a rare disease in Europe. Do you know a company that has created an innovation or a health technology that has helped someone affected by a rare disease to …

by Heather Smith

​The European Social Network (ESN) has launch the second edition of the European Social Services Awards (ESSA)under the theme ‘Transforming community care’. Submit your project by 31 July 2020! You can win one of the six awards: Excellence in Social Services Award Social Service Innovation Award Outstanding Team Award Best Collaborative Practice Award Technology Tool Award Research Project Award The …

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Each year the ALLIANCE host the Self Management Awards which celebrate examples of good practice and promote a range of innovative self management activity happening across Scotland. The Awards create an opportunity: To promote self management activity across Scotland. For people and organisations championing self management to spread their learning and promote their work. To …

by Heather Smith

This award recognises and celebrates societal advancements through research and innovation.Here for our members are instructions on how to apply, news about the contest and full details of the award. What is the Horizon Impact Award?This award is the European Commission’s initiative to recognise and celebrate outstanding projects that have used their results to provide …

by Heather Smith

The EURORDIS Photo Award is an opportunity to visually express what it means to live with a rare disease, exploring its many aspects and to share your story with the rare disease community. Open to everybody around the world, last year saw nearly 400 people from more than 50 different countries  submitting a photo, with …

by Matt Grek