NEWS & EVENTS

Students learn, and showcase innovations, at EIT Health Ageing Brain Summer School

Some 30 students from various medical and health fields developed innovative solutions to address the challenges posed by “the ageing brain” in a 2-16 July summer school organised through the EIT Health Campus programme. Held at the University Medical Center… Read more

Workshop “Understanding the heterogeneity of 55+ European citizens: Their attitudes, values, habits and desires” Leiden, 25-26 February 2016

EIT Health shall organise the event “Understanding the heterogeneity of 55+ European citizens: Their attitudes, values, habits and desires” on 25 – 26 February 2016 in Leiden, open to EIT Health partners. The workshop The workshop will focus on the generation of insights and… Read more

The European Innovation Partnership on Active & Healthy Ageing hosts 4th Conference of Partners

The European Innovation Partnership on Active & Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) will hold its 2015 Conference of Partners in Brussels on 9 – 10 December. It will focus on a theme of important interest to EIT Health and it… Read more

EIT Health Citizen-Partner Dialogues kick off

The month of October has marked the beginning of the EIT Health Citizen-Partner Dialogues. Rudi Westendorp, Professor of Medicine at the Centre for Healthy Ageing at the University of Copenhagen was the first EIT Health partner to contribute to these… Read more

Meeting “Sustainable Continuum of Care to Support Active Living in Europe (SCALE)” & “Establishing the Living Labs Network for Healthy Living and Active Ageing”

The West Midlands Academic Health Sciences Network, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom, 21 – 22 October 2015

The West Midlands Academic Health Sciences Network (WMAHSN) are organising a meeting on 21-22 October 2015 at the University of Warwick to discuss “Sustainable Continuum of Care to Support Active Living in Europe (SCALE) “ as well as “Establishing the… Read more

Focus of our investments

Focus of our investments

For an independent life and more efficient health care systems Our life expectancy has continuously increased over the past decades. However, unhealthy lifestyles abound, including reduced physical activity and obesity. Chronic diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes are… Read more

Inspired by you!

We already possess very efficient health care in a number of European countries. But the potential for improving our health is still enormous, for example regarding chronic diseases such as diabetes. People can do a lot to lead a fulfilled… Read more

Our mission

A powerful alliance for healthy living and active ageing Demographic change is one of the main challenges European societies are facing today with increasing pressure on health and social care costs. EIT Health brings together leading healthcare companies across multiple… Read more