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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.


April, 2020

EIT Health COVID-19 ‘Rapid Response’ projects for 2020

EIT Health opens “Rapid Response” request for proposals to support immediate response of our partnership to the COVID-19 pandemic. EIT Health is seeking proposals for new projects or extensions of an existing project that can be implemented rapidly, with full spending and completion of the initiative taking place in 2020. Proposed activities must address the […]

April, 2020

Headstart Funding for COVID-19 Solutions

EIT Health is inviting digital health startups to join the battle against COVID-19. In response to the growing crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, EIT Health through the Headstart programme, will award up to €50,000 to companies with the potential to enable the community and health systems to fill in the gap until COVID-19 vaccines […]

March, 2020

Push your idea forward – Apply for MCN Voucher

You need support in getting your project off the ground? Having doubts on your business strategy? Looking for some marketing tips? Then apply for MCN voucher and reach your next milestone in a flash.  Mentoring & Coaching Network (MCN) is an EIT Health initiative to help health and healthcare-oriented startups find the expertise they need […]

March, 2020

COVID-19: Response from EIT Health Germany community

The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread rapidly across the world affecting every aspect of life. It is a public health crisis without precedent in living memory, and each and every one of us is called upon to respond. As a response to the ongoing health crisis, EIT Health will provide the support and connections necessary […]

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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.

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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