Our Story

The Challenge

The Approach

The Ambition

Life-changing ideas become reality right here. We bring together the brightest minds from the worlds of business, research, education and healthcare delivery to answer some of the biggest health challenges facing Europe.

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Europe faces a turning point in health. An ageing population, the rising burden of chronic disease, and growing multi-morbidity are all placing pressure on health systems across Europe.

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Our vast community, including approximately 150 world-class partner organisations, works across borders to connect the three worlds of business, research and education. We call this meeting point the ‘knowledge triangle’ because it’s where life-changing innovation happens.

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Our ambition is to enable people in Europe to live longer, healthier lives. Our work goes beyond conventional approaches to disease management and disease prevention. We are building and growing businesses to create products and services that progress healthcare in Europe, while strengthening our economy.

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What we do

We create an environment where the brightest minds can explore new ideas and find the practical resources to create products and services rooted in innovation. We’re activating a network of trail-blazers to break down barriers, challenge convention and put healthcare solutions in people’s hands.

WE STRIVE FOR

Innovation

We match innovators with a task force of experts to develop commercially-viable products and services with the greatest potential for societal and economic impact in Europe.

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Innovation

WE ENABLE

Acceleration

Our Accelerator promotes business growth at every stage, from fledgling to mature – to shorten the time-to-market for the most promising start-ups.

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Acceleration

WE BELIEVE IN

Education

Our education activities inject innovation into learning to upskill professionals, provide students with new opportunities and encourage patients and citizens to live healthier lives.

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Education

Get Involved

Our network can provide you with the resources you need to innovate. We offer opportunities so you can be part of the work we are doing.

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Our Impact

750+

start-ups supported
(2016-2020)

36,000+

graduates and professionals trained
(2016-2019)

40+

products and services launched
(2016-2020)

Our Partners

Our Partners

Discover our network of approximately 150 leading organisations from the worlds of business, research, education and healthcare delivery.

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News and Views

Read the latest news and opinions from thought-leaders in healthcare.

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Summit kicks off with AI and high value care

Summit kicks off with AI and high value care

Watch recorded panels; join us next week

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Christina Petris new EIT Health UK-Ireland Managing Director

Christina Petris new EIT Health UK-Ireland Managing Director

New Managing Director for EIT Health UK-Ireland

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6 start-ups win 2nd round of EIT Health Headstart awards

6 start-ups win 2nd round of EIT Health Headstart awards

From EIT Health Germany and Belgium-Netherlands

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