Senior Programme Manager
The Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) and ZonMw invest a maximum of 9 million euros in the second round of their joint programme ‘BeNeFIT’.
3 juni 2021
9 september 2021,
Wilt u indienen? De volledige subsidieoproep kunt u via onderstaande link bekijken. Hierin staat alle specifieke informatie over deze oproep.
The aim of the call is to provide funding for clinical trials that compare the effectiveness of existing health care interventions that are already in use in a given indication, e.g. comparisons between two medications, medical therapy versus surgery, trials investigating optimal timing of surgery etc. The research should be pragmatic and practice-oriented. Trials funded within the BeNeFIT program must be of a non-commercial nature. The different treatment options that are compared in a BeNeFIT trial should concern treatments that are (or have the potential of being) reimbursed by health care payers in Belgium and the Netherlands. Moreover, each BeNeFIT trial should have the potential of generating results with an immediate and important impact on the efficiency of the health care systems in Belgium and The Netherlands.
For both the budget and duration of the proposed trial, no maximum amount is defined.
The BeNeFIT call focuses on comparative effectiveness trials which show clear value for money and have the potential for return on investment. Accepted trial interventions are not limited to drugs or medical devices but also include a broad range of interventions, such as psychotherapy, diet, diagnostic tests or surgery. Proposals will be selected based on the need for evidence in clinical practice and possible efficiency improvement and potential return on investment for the health care systems. The primary aim of the trial must be of a non-commercial nature.
This call is only open for projects who are invited for a full research proposal.
You may submit your application via ProjectNet until 09-september-2021, 14.00 CET.
The call text can be downloaded as a pdf and contains all detailed information about this call.
Please contact us with any questions that are not covered in the FAQs. For general queries, please contact Helene Philippo or Ruud van Zessen. If you have any technical questions about ProjectNet please contact the service desk.