GCE-India Round -III

Jul – Aug 2017
List of Challenges

Please submit your application on www.gce-india.org by Aug 31, 2017

There are 14 problem statements for Round-3 of Grand Challenges Explorations – India. These are listed below:

1. MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

1.1 Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change in low resource settings
1.2 Addressing Newborn and Infant Gut Health Through Bacteriophage-Mediated Microbiome Engineering
1.3 Explore New Ways to Measure Brain Development
1.4 Explore New Ways to Measure Gestational Age
1.5 Explore New Ways to predict and prevent Birth Asphyxia
1.6 Explore New Ways to predict and prevent Neonatal sepsis

2. FAMILY PLANNING

2.1 Develop Novel Platforms to Accelerate Contraceptive Drug Discovery
2.2 Develop the Next Generation of Condom

3. INFECTIOUS DISEASES

3.1 Innovations for Novel Diagnostic Systems
3.2 Explore New Solutions for Global Health Priority Areas – Enable self-testing for cervical cancer
3.3 Innovative Solutions to re-purposing old drugs, surveillance and Point of Care Diagnostics to mitigate Antimicrobial Resistance

4. NUTRITION

4.1 Novel Enabling Tools and Models Supporting Development of Interventions for Enteric Dysfunction
4.2 Explore Nutrition for Healthy Growth of Infants and Children

5. MENTAL HEALTH

5.1 New Approaches for Detection, Treatment, and Control of mental health

Please submit your application on www.gce-india.org by August 31, 2017