In-line with United Arab Emirates leadership vision, and the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 plan, healthcare is identified as one of the key strategic pillars. With a VISION to position Abu Dhabi as a center of excellence and innovation in Healthcare, the Department of Health (DoH) in partnership with the Department of Economic Development (DED), Abu Dhabi, are proud to announce the launch of the “TIP Healthcare Award”.
The TIP Healthcare Award objective is to establish a sustainable world-class platform to encourage quality and competitive, healthcare innovation, on a global scale; by attracting innovators and entrepreneurs from all over the world and to stimulate innovation across a wide healthcare spectrum, ranging from medicines, biomedical devices, virtual and augmented reality, disease control, and the application of the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
The Award, hosted under TIP (Technology Innovation Pioneer) initiative, is a vehicle which will undoubtedly boost innovation across industries, help spark creativity in science and technology amongst generations, and contribute to our vision of a “Healthier Abu Dhabi”.
The Department of Health Mission is Bringing together global leaders and entrepreneurs in healthcare’s innovation, technology and research to shape the future of the world’s health practice.
It will activate a research network across the nation, that will position Abu Dhabi as a world-class hub for innovation in healthcare and life science, backed with attracting the most talented experts from all over the world.
Some of the current challenges faced today, in line with our current focus on Non-Communicable Diseases and Technology in Healthcare:
Entrants also have the option to make entries into other healthcare related areas of their choice.
TIP, is the latest in a series of efforts and initiatives within the emirate of Abu Dhabi to accelerate innovation and encourage greater investment in Abu Dhabi’s healthcare sector.