EIT Health develops talents, drives innovative business ideas forward and boosts the global competitiveness of European industry through three key programmes that will offer a vibrant ecosystem for future entrepreneurs, academics and businesses.


The EIT Health Accelerator creates an ecosystem where innovation can thrive.  It gathers the best and brightest health industry entrepreneurs, and provides them with the support, skills and services that they need to get their ideas off the... Read more


The EIT Health CAMPUS foster excellence and innovation in health and business education. We develop novel and unique education programs tailored to provide future healthcare leaders and entrepreneurs, who will shape the future of European healthcare. EIT Health is... Read more

Innovation Projects

The EIT Health Innovation Projects programme is a powerhouse for generating new ideas for healthcare. Most importantly, it gets these ideas into Europe’s healthcare system and into citizens’ lives to improve their health, wellness and quality of life. It... Read more

News & Events


Go Global DigiHealth 2016: a start-up’s first step to succeed in Silicon Valley

EIT Health and imec recently joined forces to take 12 European eHealth start-ups on an internationalization mission to San Francisco. The strict selection of participants, the support of experienced local coaches and the unique networking opportunities made Go Global DigiHealth… Read more


New free MOOC: ‘Recognizing and preventing frailty’

A new free online course titled “Recognizing and preventing frailty” – offered by FACET, which is part of EIT Health, and hosted on EMMA – will begin next October 29. The course will focus on frailty in older adults: frailty… Read more


Case challenge: Student teams have 24 hours to propose answers to antibiotic resistance

Teams from eight universities will present their ideas for addressing the growing problem of medicines losing their effectiveness against bacteria at the 18 November Global Health Case Challenge on Antibiotic Resistance, an event developed through a collaboration between the EIT Health CAMPUS programme, the World… Read more

About Us

EIT Health promotes entrepreneurship and innovates in healthy living and active ageing, providing Europe with new opportunities and resources. It enables citizens to lead healthier and more productive lives by delivering products, services and concepts that improve quality of... Read more



{Life Science} meets IT Hackathon on 20-22 May 2016 in Heidelberg – 54 hours creative collaboration for innovative healthcare solutions

On 20-22 May 2016, the {Life Science} meets IT Hackathon took place in Heidelberg to develop new business ideas and innovative healthcare solutions with the help of IT. The German EIT Health GmbH, Heidelberg Startup Partners e.V., the University of… Read more



At the EIT conference INNOVEIT, Sylvie Bove, CEO of EIT Health, shared our vision to transform healthcare in Europe by joining forces and working together to develop new products and services for European citizens. She presented this in a forum… Read more

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German CLC organised first national Campus Workshop

On 6 April 2016, the German EIT Health GmbH hosted its first Campus Workshop in Heidelberg. Around 25 participants joined the event and discussed the new Campus calls and identified areas of interest in the four Campus Hubs (Graduate Hub,… Read more