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IDEA-FAST Kick-Off Meeting

February 10th, 2020|

The project kick-off meeting was organised by Newcastle University and was held at the Newcastle United Football Club. Fai Ng and Fred Baribaud described the concept & approach for the project and strategies for identifying [...]

Press Release

February 4th, 2020|

Newcastle upon Tyne, February 05, 2019 – A new European research project to Identify Digital Endpoints to Assess FAtigue, Sleep and acTivities of daily living (acronym: IDEA-FAST) in the following neurodegenerative disorders (NDD): Parkinson’s disease [...]


The preparations for our feasibility study to explore #fatigue and #sleep disturbances with the help of #digital technology in different chronic diseases like #PD are in full swing. Now the ethics committee approved the start in Kiel💪 @NeurogeriatricK @IMI_JU @ParkinsonsUK @EFPIA

Day 2 of tackling #fatigue and #sleepdisturbance in #IMID and #ND at the IDEA-FAST kick-off meeting with the help of #wearables and #digitaltechnology. @IMI_JU @EU_H2020 @EFPIA @ParkinsonsUK

Successful first day at the IDEA-FAST kick-off meeting. Big thank you for organising this event and making this possible! @UniofNewcastle @IMI_JU @EU_H2020 @EFPIA @ParkinsonsUK ideafastproject photo