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Investigator-Initiated Research

Through research and discovery, we advance patient care.


At Philips, we challenge the status quo. We are dedicated to supporting Investigator-Initiated Research. In pursuit of excellence, we partner with physicians and institutions worldwide to discover what’s next in treating the challenges of cardiovascular health.

Investigator-Initiated Research (IIR) Application Submission & Review Process


Thank you for your interest in submitting an IIR application. Below are simple steps in applying: 


Step 1: Complete and submit IIR application. You can save your progress and log back in to finish if needed.


Step 2: The following documents are required for submission. Please provide in a PDF format:


  • Letter from Institution requesting funding and/or additional support for their proposed study
  • Draft protocol or study synopsis
  • Current CV signed and dated (Note: All sensitive information i.e., DOB, Social Security Number should be removed prior to submission.)
  • Detailed budget estimate


Once submitted, the application is reviewed for completeness.


If the IIR request meets the initial requirements, the approval process begins with a scientific review to ensure merit, significance and available funding. If accepted, the IIR application will be sent to the Grant Committee for legal and regulatory review. 


The applicant will be contacted directly once a Grant Committee decision is made.

Updates will be provided to the applicant throughout the review process.



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