WE Health works to determine needs of women innovators

Less than a week before the 8 March celebration of International Women’s Day, the EIT Health project called “WE Health: Empowering Women Entrepreneurship in Health Innovation” held a design thinking workshop to identify ways to improve the involvement of women… Read more

Diabeloop shares results of successful trial of its artificial pancreas

Diabeloop, an EIT Health-supported project and winner of the French CLC’s 2016 Business Plan Competition, announced “excellent results” from their first set of clinical trials in a presentation at the 15-18 February International Conference on Advanced Technologies & Treatments for… Read more

Video details EIT Health Masterclass on Healthcare Informatics

A newly released video contains a detailed description of an upcoming EIT Health Campus Masterclass on Healthcare Informatics. Through the use of Electronic Patient Records, eHealth and information exchange informatics plays an ever increasing and innovating role in the daily… Read more

MOOC called ‘Diabetes – the Essential Facts’ released with German subtitles

The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) called “Diabetes – the Essential Facts”, an EIT Health Campus course, is now available with German subtitles. Created by the University of Copenhagen, the course provides an introduction to the most recent research in… Read more

Bilateral Meeting of CLC Germany and CLC France in Mannheim

Members of EIT Health Germany and EIT Health France held a bilateral meeting in Manneheim on 14 February to explore the possibility of future collaboration in projects that develop innovative healthcare solutions. Around 50 participants, invited by the EIT Health… Read more

CARE CAMPUS offers training for those who care for the elderly

People who care for the elderly will receive training designed to increase the number of professional caregivers, and to improve their knowledge and ability, during CARE CAMPUS, an activity of EIT Health Campus, to be held 13 March at the Oxford… Read more

Those facing problems are teamed with those offering solutions in ‘Innovation Journey’

EIT Health Accelerator France is organising a new one-year project, “Innovation Journey from Education to Business” to bring together the “owners” of problems and problem solvers, as a way to support innovative healthcare solutions on two main societal challenges: sleep… Read more

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