Applied Research for Connected Health

ARCH is the industry-driven technology centre for connected health research in Ireland. We provide access to world class clinicians, academics and patient cohorts to explore and evaluate potential connected health solutions for the global market.

Ireland is in a unique position to become a global centre of activity and excellence in connected health. ARCH is at the centre of an unparalleled connected health education and research infrastructure that spans a range of activities from gathering, analysing and interpreting data, through the development of new knowledge and care models to implementing and evaluating change.

ARCH adds value to R&D, creating and retaining jobs. 

ARCH conducts applied research in three main areas

The ARCH multidisciplinary research team works with industry partners to conduct applied and innovative research across these three pillars, Care, Change and Data as well as the cross cutting theme of sustainability, to explore and evaluate the adoption of connected health solutions and routes to market.


Research Challenge 1
How care is delivered today and how might it be improved by Connected Health technologies?


Research Challenge 2
How can the barriers to the use of Connected Health technologies be overcome and maximum impact achieved?


Research Challenge 3
How will software, technology, data and processes be amalgamated and evaluated for use by differing stakeholders?