Our network expands to the most innovative region within the EU
Our network is expanding to Finland as Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) joins EIT Health Scandinavia. This means that the EU’s top three most innovative regions including Stockholm, Sweden and Hovedstaden, Denmark are all part of the network.
Welcome HUS – we look forward to network and intensify the international cooperation!
Innovative startups using medical data receive funding through Digital Sandbox
Six European startups in biotech, medtech and digital health receive in total €180 000 in funding to access samples and collaborate with European biobanks and quality registers. During a year the companies will participate in an innovation program, Digital Sandbox funded by EIT Health.Learn more
Scandinavian startups receiving up to €700 000 in funding
Scandinavian startups selected for the 2020 annual EIT Health Headstart programme receiving in total up to €700 000 in funding
89 startups from across Europe of which 14 are based in Scandinavia are selected for support to accelerate the development of promising health solutions.
Rapid Response Call
EIT Health funds COVID-19 solutions with €7 Million
In a rapid response to the COVID-19 pandemic, EIT Health funds 15 new pan-European projects with potential to reach the market this year. Danish Technical University, Tartu University and Karolinska Institute are among the EIT Health Partners receiving project funding for improved diagnostic testing.Learn more
Unlocking the potential of AI in healthcare
How can we realise the transformative potential of Artificial Intelligence in healthcare all over Europe? An extensive new report from EIT Health and McKinsey & Company has exposed an urgent need to attract, educate and train a generation of data literate healthcare professionals whilst up-skilling the current health care workforce.Learn more
Access to Europe
EIT Health is the largest life science network in Europe. We are the gateway to Europe for Scandinavian life science organisations.
What is EIT Health?
What opportunities are there for start-ups, researchers, industry and students? How can I get an overview of all programmes and projects?
EIT Health Community vs. COVID-19
Matchmaking via COVID-19 Response Platform
We are helping our community to find collaboration partners and solutions in the fight against COVID-19. If you are looking for help or you want to offer support, please let us know. We are conducting coordinated matchmaking via our new response platform.
EIT Health Community vs. COVID-19
A European community mobilising against COVID-19
All over Europe, leading health organisations are mobilising against covid-19. The EIT Health Partners are launching initiatives ranging from vaccine candidates to ramped-up PPE production to behavioural research.Learn more
Looking for additional funding?
Are you looking for complementary funding? Or are you looking for other types of funding than EIT Health offers?Learn more
To facilitate your search for funding of your project, we have selected the calls and funding opportunities that are most relevant for the EIT Health Partners and stakeholders.
Fast track to market with EIT Health Accelerator
EIT Health run programmes for everyone. From the scientist with a bright idea to the established SME seeking international expansion. Programs for 2021 will be launched very soon.
Biobanks & Health Data Information Hub
Do you want to know how to use biobanks and health data for R&D and innovation? We support your ambitions!
The Information Hub is designed to simplify to EIT Health Partners how to access and establishing collaborations with these goldmines of information.Learn more
Six Scandinavian start-ups ready for EIT Health Catapult Semifinals
42 startups from across Europe with 6 based in Scandinavia have been selected for the EIT Health Catapult semi-finals with an €210 000 investment prize fund and the Audience Award Winner displayed on the New York Nasdaq Tower.Learn more
HUS Syöpäkeskuksen kliininen lääketutkimusyksikkö jäseneksi EIT Health -verkostoon
HUS Syöpäkeskuksen kliininen lääketutkimusyksikkö on hyväksytty jäseneksi European Institute of Innovation and Technologyn, EIT Health -verkostoon. Verkoston myötä yksikölle avautuu uusia mahdollisuuksia yritysyhteistyöhön sekä uusien lääketutkimusten että translationaalisten hankkeiden osalta.Learn more
The European life science network EIT Health expands to the most innovative region within the EU
The largest life science initiatives world-wide, the European Network EIT Health, is now expanding its network to Finland as Helsinki University Hospital joins EIT Health Scandinavia. This means that the top three most innovative regions Stockholm, Sweden and Hovedstaden, Denmark now are part of the network.Learn more