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


InnoStars Accelerator programs open for applications

EIT Health InnoStars announced two accelerator programmes for 2016 which intends to support SMEs and project teams from InnoStars countries to enter domestic and other EIT Health related healthcare markets with innovative products or services. Applications are welcomed for the… Read more


EIT Health Rare Cancer Summer School open for applications

The EIT Health Rare Cancer Summer School organized by 5 European Universities and the Leadership Programme of GE Digital will be accepting applications until 10 June 2016. Up to 40 qualified participants who have an idea related to medical information… Read more


Entrepreneurial Introductory Translational Research (EITR): Registration Open until 31 May

The Cologne Cluster of Excellence Cellular Stress Responses in Ageing-associated Diseases (CECAD) is pleased to announce the CECAD Cologne Short Course on “Entrepreneurial Introductory Translational Research (EITR)” taking place from 27 June – 1 July 2016 in Cologne. The Short… 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