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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.


May, 2020

Startups Meet Pharma 2020: 16 startups join this year’s cohort

The 2020 cohort of Startups Meet Pharma programs has been selected. 16 startups from Germany, Austria, UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Ireland, Poland, Italy, Finland, Greece, Spain, Estonia and Israel will be working intensely with our key pharma partners in the next 6 months. We are pleased to announce that 16 startups from Germany, Austria, UK, […]

May, 2020

Fresh capital for EIT Health Catapult finalist Spindiag

EIT Health Catapult finalist Spindiag announced on Tuesday that it has closed a Series B financing round of €16.3 million, intended for market launch of the Rhonda diagnostic platform for the detection of the Sars-CoV-2 virus. Freiburg-based Spindiag has just closed a Series B financing round amounting to €16.3 million. Existing investors as well as […]

May, 2020

EIT Health publishes new handbook to drive widespread adoption of Value-Based Health Care in Europe

Value-based health care is one of the most important topics in health care transformation today and EIT Health since its inception, has fostered the evolution of VBHC initiatives within its network. The latest one is “Implementing Value-Based Health Care in Europe: Handbook for Pioneers”, directed by Professor Gregory Katz. Our current health care systems are […]

May, 2020

BioTech Category: Meet the EIT Health Catapult regional finalists:, Beo Therapeutics, denovoMATRIX, LenioBio and PhagoMed

13 finalists were chosen for this year’s Regional Selection of the EIT Health Catapult. Here are the shortlisted candidates from the BioTech Category:, Beo Therapeutics, denovoMATRIX, LenioBio and PhagoMed. On 26 May 2020 we are hosting the Regional Selection of EIT Health Catapult and this year the exciting pitch competition will include 13 promising […]

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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 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.

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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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