Request for Information: Inviting comments and suggestions from stakeholders on Pediatric Medical Devices Public-Private Partnership

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), in collaboration with the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), seek comments and input focusing on challenges, gaps, clinical needs, and research opportunities related to Pediatric Medical Devices (PMD) to inform priorities for a Public Private Partnership (PPP) to catalyze the national ecosystem. Such ecosystem will focus on optimizing the translation of technological advancements into medical devices designed, evaluated, and approved for pediatric populations to improve quality of life in this population. These comments are requested from public and private stakeholders such as, but not limited to, innovators, researchers, academic and medical centers, small- and large-scale industries, non-profit organizations, patients, providers, advocacy groups, payors, and federal agencies.

NICHD and NIBIB seek information and actionable recommendations on research gaps, needs, best practices, innovative study designs and measurement, resources and data resources, and opportunities to inform a PPP to enhance pediatric medical devices space.

All comments must be submitted electronically to by Sept 21st, 2022. Responses should be limited to one to two page(s) and marked with this RFI identifier "NOT-EB-22-008" in the email subject line as well as in the title of the response.





Engineering and Physical Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

September 21, 2022