2019 AIMI Seed Grant Call for Proposals (Closed)
Artificial Intelligence (AI) provides an unprecendented opportunity ito revolutionize healthcare. The AIMI Seed Grant Program aims to stimulate and support the creation of innovative and high-impact ideas that will advance the field of medicine and imaging. Ideal seed grant projects can be completed in one year, are distinct from existing sponsored research, and are intended to form a basis for larger grant applications. Applications for the 2019 Call for Proposals were due on April 5, 2019. Seven grants up to $75,000 each were awarded. We appreciate the time and effort of all applicants and look forward to offering additional AIMI funding opportunities in the future.
2019 program priority areas include:
- Creation of novel AI-based methods for clinical image creation, reconstruction, and/or enhancement;
- Development and/or dissemination of AI systems that enhance early detection, reduce diagnostic errors, select appropriate treatment, or improve the quality and efficiency of medical imaging;
- Prospective evaluation of decision support algorithms in the clinical environment;
- Creation of large training sets for machine learning systems, including the development of methods that automatically label clinical images.