IDEA-FAST qualification advice request submitted to EMA!

On 27 Sep 2021, the IMI Consortium IDEA-FAST submitted a request for an initial CHMP (Committee for Medical Products for Human Use) qualification advice to discuss the results of the Feasibility Study and acceptability of the proposed design of the Clinical Observational Study for supporting the future EMA qualification procedure for the proposed endpoints use […]

IDEA-FAST is pleased to welcome LUPUS UK on board of the project!

One of the ways we ensure that the patient voice is heard and put at the centre of the project in all its stages is by having monthly meetings with representatives of several patients organisations in the IDEA-FAST Patient Engagement and Involvement group. Last month, we have welcomed LUPUS UK on board of our group. Paul […]

Ioannis Pandis (Janssen) new Interim Project Lead for IDEA-FAST

We are pleased to welcome Ioannis Pandis as the Interim Project Lead for IDEA-FAST, who is taking over the role from Fred Baribaud. Ioannis is already contributing to the project as the Industry Lead for WP3 (Digital Devices & Technology) and will be able to ensure a smooth transition as we move from completing the […]

IMI News: An initiative to help researchers navigate new reality & roles

The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) has shared the latest joint vision from MOBILISE-D and IDEA-FAST to strengthen R&D in the area of remote monitoring! Read the news here: https://www.imi.europa.eu/news-events/newsroom/digital-biomarkers-initiative-help-researchers-navigate-new-reality-roles

2nd General Assembly

The 2nd General Assembly was held as a virtual meeting on 8th – 9th March 2021, with around 130 participants from all partners as well as external members of the Scientific Advisory Board and the Patient Specialist Advisory Board. Progress on all work packages was presented and discussed, with particular focus on the current Feasibility Study, lessons learned […]

Mobilise-D and IDEA-FAST are pleased to announce the creation of the Digital Health Catalyst (DHC)

Mobilise-D is working on digital mobility assessment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Parkinson’s disease (PD), multiple sclerosis (MS) and recovery from proximal femoral fracture (PFF). IDEA-FAST is working to identify digital endpoints to assess fatigue, sleep disturbances and activities of daily living in neurodegenerative disorders and immune-mediated inflammatory diseases, including Parkinson’s disease (PD), Huntington’s […]

IDEA-FAST and Mobilise-D join forces to strengthen research and development of digital biomarkers

Mobilise-D and IDEA-FAST, two IMI projects that aim to develop real-world digital outcomes, have announced their plan to collaborate, to bring synergy and increase the impact and benefits of the digital health technologies developed by both projects. The collaboration will exploit common themes and approaches across the projects, to develop digital biomarkers in mobility, sleep […]

New Blog post on benefits of IDEA-FAST outcomes

Professor Walter Maetzler from Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein wrote a blog post on his personal motivation for participating in the IDEA-FAST project and the potential impact our project can have on defining and measuring fatigue. Is it really possible to measure fatigue with small portable electronic devices that we can almost buy in the supermarket these days? […]

New Blog post on health and remote monitoring

Mayca Marín, Marta Burgos and from Asociación Parkinson Madrid wrote a new blog post on the impact that the Covid-19 pandemic had (and continues to have) on people affected by Parkinson’s, as well as on the opportunities provided by technology to help manage their disease and therapies remotely, and remarks that can be extrapolated to […]

First IDEA-FAST Hackathon

Thursday and Friday ( November 5 and 6) saw the running of the first IDEA-FAST Hackathon. It was a great success with 25+ participants from across Europe, spanning 8 partner organisations and 5 work packages. We saw key advances in an App for Clinical Site Professionals, on Data Analytics from Different Types of Wearable Devices, […]