EIT Health Germany Newsroom

Welcome to the EIT Health Germany Newsroom! Are you looking for up-to-date information from the healthcare sector or about EIT Health Germany? Here you will find the latest news, press releases, clippings, photo material and news from social media as well as all the important background information about EIT Health Germany.
October, 2019

#ProtectUrLife 2019 – The health check for heart and bones

In Germany, about six million people suffer from coronary heart disease and about 6.3 million people suffer from osteoporosis. Both diseases are widespread, but are not widely perceived by the general public. The joint awareness campaign #ProtectUrLife wants to change this. We would be delighted if you could work with us on clarifying both clinical […]

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October, 2019

Speed dating with a difference – startups and health insurance companies are working on new approaches to digital healthcare

Joint development of health solutions is the goal focus is on the immediate benefit for the patient Mannheim/Heidelberg, 16.10.2019. EIT Health Germany, EIT Digital and 5-HT Digital Hub for Chemistry & Health will open their doors for a special kind of meeting next Tuesday, 22 October in Heidelberg: At the “Insuring Digital Health” Healthcare Startups […]

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September, 2019

New collaboration between EIF and EIT Health to attract more support for Europe’s healthcare and life science sector

EIF and EIT Health sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to attract additional funding to the health and life science sector across Europe The MoU will help both institutions to collaborate, share best practices and pursue new avenues to support innovation in the sector The new collaboration will enable EIF and EIT Health to set-up […]

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August, 2019

EIT Health Germany ‘Headstart Awards’ enter second round

EIT Health Germany again invites Healthcare Start-ups to the pitch for the EIT Health ‘Headstart Awards’. Applications for the second round of the ‘Headstart Awards’ with around € 300,000 EU funding are possible until 12 September 2019. Mannheim/Heidelberg, August 23, 2019 – For the second time this year, EIT Health Germany will present the EIT […]

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June, 2019

Cast off for innovation and new impulses in healthcare

The startups Scinthealth, AUCTEQ, EarlySight, Eisbach Bio, MR Shim and RAMPmedical are the winners of the EIT Health Headstart Award 2019. Heidelberg, 27.6.2019. Six times yesterday at this year’s EIT Health SHIP – Ship for Health Innovation Pitches in Heidelberg, the jury presented the ‘Headstart Award’ and prize money of €50,000 each to selected healthcare […]

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June, 2019

RWTH’s Studies for Senior Citizens Program Recommences

With a wide range of topics and activities on offer in Summer Semester 2019 RWTH’s Studies… for Senior Citizens is back. The new course guide …

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June, 2019

We are here to help! EIT Health Germany Partner Satisfaction Survey 2018

Here at EIT Health Germany we are all ambassadors of the EIT Health mission. That means… providing our partners with the best support possibl …

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June, 2019

A boat tour for the health solutions of tomorrow

At the ‘SHIP – Ship for Health Innovation Pitches` – the elite of European healthcare startups will present on June 26 their innovative business ideas in Heidelberg. 22 young startups from the fields of Digital Health, MedTech and Biotech will pitch on the “Königin Silvia” in front of a jury of experts for €50,000 EU […]

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