Adam Mohamed
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EIT Health UK-Ireland

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29 September 2019

Accelerator gives start-ups training, support with intellectual property – Alumni applicants encouraged

EIT Health Accelerator has partnered with the EPO (European Patent Office) and 4IP Council to offer support in handling intellectual property, and EIT Health Alumni are given preference in applying for the programme. Have you ensu ...

01 October 2019

Attend the CRISH short course: Co-creating Innovative Solutions for Health

CRISH (Co-cReating Innovative Solutions for Health) is a short course that brings together key stakeholders from across all health sectors – patients, caregivers, researchers, healthcare professionals, policy makers and other healthcare allied p ...

25 September 2019

EIT Health UK-Ireland offering voucher for MCN mentoring support

EIT Health UK-Ireland is calling for applications from start-ups that are based in UK and Ireland and would like to receive a €1 500 voucher to cover cost of flash mentoring from the Mentoring & Coaching Network. The EIT Health Mentoring & Co ...

14 October 2019

Learn to counsel recipients of health-related genetic tests in the PEPRECO pre-pilot course

Anyone interested in becoming a counsellor for individuals undergoing commercial health-related genetic testing is invited to receive essential training for this role in the pre-pilot of our new course. Participants will have the opportunity to w ...

01 October 2019

Over 50 with a good business idea? Silver Starters offers free entrepreneurship training

Are you 50 years old or older, living in The Netherlands or Poland and do you have an idea for your own business or do you want to work on your business skills? Then the free Silver Starters course is for you! Silver Starters is a free educational s ...

EIT Health UK-Ireland

Located in the heart of London, overlooking the canal near Paddington Station, EIT Health UK-Ireland coordinates a dynamic network of private and public Partners. We work with world-leading academic institutions, such as Imperial College London, Oxford University and Trinity College Dublin. Our Partners also include some of the largest companies in Europe, such as Medtronic, Home Instead Senior Care and Astra Zeneca, and we are the CLC of reference for a group of academic health-science networks (which are clusters comprising academia, the National Health Service and the private sector, aimed at improving patient population and health outcomes.) Together with the EIT Health partners from across Europe, we work to advance the quality of life for all Europeans – ultimately contributing to the affordability and sustainability of healthcare.

EIT Health UK-Ireland News

UK-Ireland EIT Health Headstart competition in Dublin: 13 start-ups win €50k each

Thirteen start-ups, addressing challenges such as heart disease, wound closure, chronic neuropathic pain and lung cancer, will receive EIT Health funding and networking support after winning the UK-Ireland H ...
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Meet the entrepreneurs heading to the UK-Ireland Headstart Award Finals 2019

EIT Health UK-Ireland is proud to announce the 22 finalists chosen to compete for UK-Ireland Headstart awards. These finalists will pitch their business ideas in Dublin, Ireland, on 17 July 2019, in front of an expert jury comp ...
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Three student teams win pitch contest for mobile health E-Lab

A hearing device that uses machine learning to support memory recall, a solution to promote habits that are part of a healthier lifestyle and a wearable that dispenses daily medication were judged the top three ideas in a 16 April 2019 pitch contest h ...
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Innovative Campus summer school makes physical education inclusive

The EIT Health InPhysEd Summer School will be organised by Trinity College Dublin, running between 7-12 July 2019 in Dublin and 14-19 July in Munich. The school will encourage participants to develop and pitch solutions to the challenge of including s ...
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EIT Health sends five start-ups to pitch at European Life Sciences CEO Forum

The 12th Annual European Life Sciences CEO Forum kicks off in Zurich, Switzerland today, and will include pitches by five start-ups that are supported by EIT Health. Organised by Sachs Associates, the forum seeks to encourage i ...
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EIT Health Think Tank releases report on Big Data and healthcare at Summit

The results of the first year of EIT Health Think Tank discussions, covering the potential for Big Data in healthcare, were presented 5 December 2018 at the EIT Health Summit in Lodz, Poland, and are now available online here.
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Meet the UK-Ireland Entrepreneurs: Loci Orthopaedics

In July 2018 Loci Orthopaedics closed a 2.75m Seed Investment Round, bringing essential advances in surgical intervention for thumb-base arthritis one step closer to the market.
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EIT Health 2018 HeadStart Winner Inovus Medical announces launch of Bozzini™

The Bozzini™ Hysteroscopy Simulator by Inovus Medical is a first of its kind in the delivery of close to life, affordable, turnkey hysteroscopy simulation.
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EIT Health UK-Ireland 2018 DPhil/PhD Transition Fellowships Awards Announced

We are very happy to announce the results of the EIT Health DPhil/PhD Transition Fellowships 2018, which have been awarded to four new and inspiring DPhil students, specialising in areas such as improving stem cells research, t ...
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