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EIT Health Business Plan 2021

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EIT Health - Innovation at the interface of industry, research and education

EIT Health is one of eight Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) currently funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). We deliver solutions for high-performance healthcare systems, healthier citizens and a sustainable health economy in Europe. To do this, we connect the right people with the major health challenges of our time across Europe's borders. We use the expertise of over 150 leading players of the European healthcare system - pharmaceuticals, medical technology, diagnostics, consumer goods, universities, research institutions, healthcare providers, payors, policymakers and administrators - to make innovation a reality and commercialise patient-oriented solutions.


September, 2020

Health innovations through equity crowdfunding – Let’s support Munevo and PharmGenomics!

EIT Health-supported start-ups Munevo and PharmGenomics are breaking onto the equity crowdfunding scene. Let’s help accelerate healthcare innovation for the benefit of all humanity. Over the last decade, crowdfunding has become a popular way to finance all sorts of projects and products. Healthcare startups are no exemption. This is due to the increasing availability of capital […]

September, 2020

EIT Health MACH Project wins Horizon Impact Award 2020

EIT Health Innovation Project “Mobile Autonomy for Children in end-stage Heart failure” is winner of the 2020 edition of Horizon Impact Award – a prize dedicated to EU-funded projects whose results have created societal impact across Europe and beyond. The European Commission announced today the winners of the 2020 Horizon Impact Award and we are […]

September, 2020

EIT Health Investor Network Lounge – Your chance to pitch in front of EIT Health Investor Network

Two spots are available for the upcoming EIT Health Investor Network Lounge in November 2020. Apply now and get the opportunity to meet the EIT Health Investor Network. Securing funding for a growing startup is an overwhelmingly difficult and complex process, but it is essential to get investors’ interest. The EIT Health Investor Network can help you to […]

September, 2020

World Alzheimer’s Day 2020: Detection at the earliest stages with CogniScent

The world lights up purple on World Alzheimer’s day, a day dedicated to raising awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and we discuss the importance of early detection with Micol De Ruvo, Co-Founder and CTO at CogniScent. World Alzheimer’s Day is observed on 21 September every year to raise the awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and the demystify the […]

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We build strong links between business, research and education across European borders and bring stakeholders together.


We support cutting-edge ideas. Our go-to-market strategies bring innovations faster to the market and help create new businesses and jobs.


We provide access to knowledge and improve educational opportunities for students and young physicians. We educate citizens to promote a healthy lifestyle.


We promote cooperation in innovation projects, workshops and startup programmes and use EU funding to finance selected programmes and projects.

EIT Health Germany Partners

EIT Health Germany unites 28 renowned partners from industry, research and education from Germany, Austria and Switzerland in a unique network that together initiate outstanding innovations in the health sector within selected projects and programs.

EIT Health Germany Startups

We promote innovations directly where they arise. We work with start-ups, spin-offs and SMEs from the Digital Health, Healthtech, BioTech and Medtech sectors to create new products, services and jobs, and thus sustainable health economics in the D.A.CH. region and throughout Europe.

We are EIT Health Germany

With our offices in Mannheim and Heidelberg we are the regional service point of EIT Health in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We are here to help with all questions about the offerings and services of EIT Health.

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