NEWS & EVENTS

Innovation Projects: The year ahead in home care and care at home 

As the year began, so did EIT Health support for 12 new Innovation Projects, including three that are designed to make it easier for patients to avoid long bouts of hospitilisation by receiving care and treatment at home. These projects are one… Read more

EIT Health Campus announces Summer Schools, Short Courses for 2017

EIT Health Campus is pleased to announce the Summer Schools and Short Courses selected for 2017! These courses will be taking students for sessions during the summer and at other times of the year. We will soon be sharing information about… Read more

Interview: WE Health project seeks to empower women innovators

WE Health: Empowering Women Entrepreneurship in Health Innovation is a new strategic project of EIT Health Campus. The project aims at enhancing the participation of women in innovation and entrepreneurship activities, by providing capacity building specifically tailored to women’s needs… Read more

Accelerator invites applications from startups and entrepreneurs seeking support in 2017

EIT Health’s Accelerator Programme has just published its “Invitation for Programme Participation 2017”, outlining the possibilities for partners, external startups and individuals to apply for funding and other support in 2017. The document contains details for anyone interested in participating… Read more

Sixth Business Angel Conference for life sciences set in Germany

New tools that can support investments in life sciences in Germany, including state assistance or European-based support from EIT Health and others, will be discussed at the 6th International Business Angel Congress of BIO.NRW at the Hyatt Regency in Düsseldorf… Read more

2017 Call opens for Product/Market Fit Funding

Proposals are now being accepted for EIT Health Product/Market Fit Funding. Entering a new market as a health start-up requires correct market insights, knowledge of regulation, adequate contacts and a possible re-fit of your product and/or business model to the… Read more

WE Health seeks to promote women entrepreneurs in healthcare

What is the current situation of women in health entrepreneurship? How is the role of women in business evolving and can we move forward? Why is there such limited presence of women in tech/digital initiatives, compared to men? These questions will… Read more

Responsible Research and Innovation draws praise in Science.org article

A recently published article in Science.org praises  the RRI Tools project, noting that Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) “challenges scientists to pay more attention to what society has to tell them by taking a more inclusive, reflective, and anticipatory approach to… Read more