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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.


January, 2022

Start-ups Meet Pharma 2022 – Your chance to collaborate with pharma companies

Applications for Start-ups Meet Pharma 2022 are officially open! Do you want to break into the pharma industry? Check out this year´s Start-ups Meet Pharma challenges, and if your solution tackles one of them, the programme will give you the opportunity to collaborate directly with internal decision-makers and open the path for partnership exploration. The […]

January, 2022

Powerful beginning: Great funding success for MedKitDoc and Adiposs

What a great start to the new year! 2 start-ups in our portfolio already secured themselves funding for 2022. The winner of the EIT Health Headstart Award 2020, MedKitDoc, recently secured €7M in its Seed round of funding. The amount was invested by Vorwerk Ventures and Acton Capital, along with existing investor Picus Capital. Besides, […]

January, 2022

Ready, set, apply – Applications open for EIT Health Accelerator programmes 2022

The EIT Health Accelerator programmes are officially open for applications for 2022. Take a quick look, join our weekly Webinars and apply for the right programme or project! Our accelerator programmes catalyse new business growth to deliver transformative products and services. We work with entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs to shorten the time-to-market for life-changing health […]

January, 2022

DiGAs: Expert-Whitepaper discusses opportunities for Europe

One afternoon, ten minds, a lot of discussion – and in the end a clear opinion: The German DiGA model is a European pioneer in bringing digital health solutions to the market. But the experts also see untapped potential here. DiGAs – A model for Europe? This is the question that the EIT Health Round-Table […]

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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 35 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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