A Big Beat Challenge

Issued: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:46:00 BST


What's your £30 million idea?

For nearly 60 years, we’ve funded research that has pioneered breakthroughs in heart and circulatory diseases, but these conditions still account for 1 in 3 deaths globally. With recent advances in technology, we believe now is the time for research that creates big change, and accelerates progress. At this month's ESC congress in Munich we announced the launch of a new funding initiative to help us achieve this.

What would your Big Beat Challenge be?

Professor Sir Nilesh Samani, BHF Medical Director, spoke to Nature about the new award, and you can read the Nature News article here.You can also find out more at the link below and  register your interest in the Big Beat Challenge to get news and updates as applications open and the challenge develops.