Joint EIT Health Germany-Switzerland & EIT Health Spain Symposium

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Bits & Pretzels 29-30 June

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Ukraine appeal: How to help with medical equipment

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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.


June, 2022

Limula raises €4.7M funding

EIT Health Catapult finalist Limula has been awarded a €4.7M pathfinder grant by the European Innovation Council (EIC) for the development of a modular cell and gene therapy manufacturing platform.  Limula (Switzerland) saves lives by enabling widespread access to the latest generation of personalized cancer treatments. Their platform technology supports the scale-out of production, bringing automated manufacturing of […]

June, 2022

Call for abstracts: Contribute to the Joint EIT Health Germany-Switzerland & EIT Health Spain Symposium!

Right to privacy vs. duty to protect lives: Health Data Management in Focus In our age, leaving digital footprints is inevitable. Whether we shop online, count our steps or pay with our credit card, we generate data that is subsequently available to various interested parties. How this data can or should be used is the […]

June, 2022

Exchange of Europe’s health experts at the EIT Health Summit

Mannheim/Stockholm, 20.06.2022. At the EIT Health Summit in Stockholm on May 24 and 25, the most important representatives from the European innovation community in healthcare discussed current topics. In addition to inspiring presentations, the final of the “EIT Health Catapult” took place. In the Digital Health category, the German start-up Ebenbuild secured first place. Read […]

June, 2022

Enabling innovation within the MedTech industry – Apply today for Meet&Match.Dx programme

Ready to take up a challenge? Collaborate with leading MedTech companies to tackle diagnostic challenges and open the path for partnership exploration with Meet&Match.Dx. The quest for better solutions to healthcare’s greatest challenges starts with and depends on diagnostics. The advancement in diagnostic technologies and techniques is a driving force for many European companies to […]

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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 RIH Germany-Switzerland Partners

EIT Health RIH Germany-Switzerland unites 35 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 RIH Germany-Switzerland Start-ups

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 Germany and Switzerland and throughout Europe.

We are EIT Health RIH Germany-Switzerland

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

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