ESOT Digital Outpatient Innovation Award

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Recognising the most innovative transplant outpatient digital projects in Europe

The ESOT Digital Outpatient Innovation Award aims to identify, recognise and support the best initiatives in digital outpatient management.
3 categories – 1 project rewarded per category – EUR 15,000 per award.

Tailored education

Deliver smart content through digital education technology

Home monitoring

Save time and reduce unnecessary hospital visits

Patient Reported Outcomes

Improve the quality and responsiveness of outpatient care

The ESOT Digital Outpatient Innovation Award is a unique opportunity to showcase digital outpatient projects linked to organ transplantation and to receive valuable advice from top experts as well as explore collaboration opportunities.

The award is aimed at start-ups and spin-offs of academic institutions and hospitals in Europe developing or tailoring projects for organ transplant patients with a minimum viable product (MVP) available and a first pilot deployed.

Tailored education Home monitoring Patient Reported Outcomes

Award criteria

The award committee is looking for projects that:

are based on a unique innovative idea

are cross-functional and/or cross-sectorial

address an unmet need

create value for both patients and the healthcare system

foster patient involvement and empowerment

offer a tangible win-win for all stakeholders

have a clearly defined measure of success

are sustainable by design

ensure the data privacy of the patient

use the most appropriate technology/methodology

have a structured KPI-based plan for implementation


  • Deadline for applications: 15 June 2020 (23:59 CEST)
  • Shortlisted projects notified: 31 July 2020
  • Award recipients notified (1 project per category): 19 October 2020
  • Award ceremony at ESOT TLJ 2.0 Conference: 16 November 2020

The award committee is composed of ESOT Section and Committee Board members, patient representatives, public health experts and digital health experts.

The ESOT Digital Outpatient Innovation Award is supported by an unrestricted grant from Sandoz


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