Healthcare-related Corpus and Data Sets for NLP uses in Hebrew and Arabic
There are 9M Hebrew and Arabic speakers who are part of the Israeli healthcare system. The Israel Innovation Authority is promoting an Open Call for the creation of NLP databases in Hebrew and spoken Arabic for the purposes of improving healthcare services in Israel. This is an opportunity for health organizations to make the most of unlabeled text and make it accessible for R&D. Submissions are due April 26th.
Call for Proposals: Remote Healthcare Research
The Digital Health Division and the Chief Scientist Office of the Ministry of Health offer grants for remote healthcare-related research projects, up to 150K NIS for each approved project. Application deadline: May 31st 2022
Israel Telemedicine Community Acceleration Program
The Israeli Telemedicine Community is delighted to announce the launch of a digital health accelerator dedicated to telehealth. The program's goal is to provide healthcare professionals with the skills and knowledge required to develop a digital telehealth solution/service. The application deadline is April 24th. Detailed information and the application form can be found here
Call for Proposal: Technologies to Reduce Workloads and Prevent Burnout of Health System Workers
As part of the national plan to strengthen health system workers and prevent burnout, the Ministry of Health, the Innovation Authority and the Israel Digital Headquarters invite technology companies to apply for a grant in a pilot program aimed at strengthening health system workers and preventing burnout through solutions to challenges in the work environment and tools to increase the resilience of human capital in health care organizations.