4/29/19: Australian Lung Health Initiative Receives Federal Government Grant For The Development Of A World First Zero-Dose Pediatric Lung Scanner

The Australian Lung Health Initiative (ALHI) has been awarded an initial Phase 1 grant of A$960k by the Australian Government, for the development of a world-first zero-dose paediatric lung scanner. The funding is part of the Australian Government’s A$20 billion Medical Research Future Fund, designed to fast-track the commercialisation of new and novel technology. Phase 2 of the grant allows for funding of between A$10 million–A$20 million a year for five years, for the continued development and implementation of the technology.