EIT Health promotes entrepreneurship and innovates in healthy living and active ageing, with the aim to improve quality of life and healthcare across Europe.
EIT Health is one of the largest healthcare initiatives worldwide. Its goal is to sustainably advance the foundations of healthcare and thus promote the future conditions for healthier living and wellbeing of people across Europe. EIT Health is leveraging the expertise of more than 140 leading organizations spanning key areas of healthcare such as Pharma, MedTech, Payers, Research Institutions and Universities. EIT Health offers best-in-class research capabilities, higher education and business expertise. With a budget of €2 billion over the next decade, it will purposefully invest in Europe’s best entrepreneurial talents and creative minds to foster the development and commercialization of smart product and service solutions in the health sector, addressing the challenges imposed by demographic change and ageing societies. Projects, Education activities and Business Creation activities are financed via in-kind contributions from participating organisations and by funding requested from The EIT. More Information about EIT Health, its members and activities can be found on www.eithealth.eu