EIT Health RIS Academy

RIS Academy aims to give entrepreneurs, innovators, and healthcare professionals essential skills to navigate the healthcare innovation ecosystem. RIS Academy, available for candidates coming from more progressing EU regions, is a training series that builds on developing competencies in the areas identified by investors and healthcare experts as crucial for being at the forefront of healthcare innovation.

RIS Academy offers three different courses you can choose from. Find your right fit and register below.

What you get

Curriculum details

The RIS Academy provides different self-pace learning courses, that you can start as soon as your register:

  • eHTA Level A+B: Aids current and prospect technology developers, owners and investors in making evidence-informed decisions about further investment in the development of medical devices and digital health technologies, especially with expected public reimbursement or procurement
  • HelloAI RIS: Focuses on advanced AI concepts and how to apply customised solutions with various tools and methodologies
  • Basics of Digital Health: Empowers healthcare professionals to develop digital transformation in their institutions by gaining basic skills in innovation development and discovering new digital health opportunities for new ways of working

Key details


  • Online 10 weeks courses, with self-paced learning, group work, and online seminars. For students, ECTS credits are available in the HelloAI and Basics of Digital Health courses.

Key dates:

  • eHTA Level A+B – Open for application
  • HelloAI– Open for application
  • Basics of Digital Health – Open for application


  • Registration fee for Basics of Digital Health: 75, 63 Euro + VAT  19%
  • Registration fee for eHTA:  350 Euro
  • EIT Health RIS scholarship is available for citizens coming from the RIS region, for them only 10% own contribution is required.

Who should apply

EIT Health RIS Academy is open for candidates from EIT Health RIS eligible countries within any of the next profiles:

  • eHTA – for technology developers, investors, market access specialists/consultants of medical technologies and digital health solutions, academic researchers and PhD / post-graduate students who are involved or interested in evidence-informed investment decisions
  • HelloAI Advanced RIS – for medical and IT students, concept-stage entrepreneurs (7.5 ECTS credits can be earned)
  • HelloAI Professional RIS – practising and senior medical professionals, healthcare IT executives, and entrepreneurs with mature solutions
  • Basics of Digital Health – professionals in the healthcare sector (doctors, medical students or other students in health areas, managers, professionals with decision-making responsibilities) (5 ECTS credits can be earned)

Ready to register?

Registering for our courses is simple. Start by clicking below on the course that interests you the most. Then, click on the “register” button on the eventscase platform.

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