Adam Mohamed
Communications Coordinator
EIT Health UK-Ireland


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15 December 2019

EIT Health Alumni Board seeking new Regional Coordinators

If you would like to join our EIT Health Alumni Board of volunteers, here is your opportunity: we are currently looking for two volunteers to become our Regional Alumni Coordinators for Germany (DACH) and Scandinavia. Are you: based in Germany (or ...

16 December 2019

EIT Health Alumni can get free travel and hotel for 4yfn conference

Are you a start-up with an innovative idea or a solution that can improve the futre of patients? Have you already been part of one of the EIT Health Accelerator programmes? Then you are eligible to receive sponsorship for travel and a booth at 4YFN B ...

30 December 2019

Enrol in the EIT Health Ageing PhD School (Ageing@EITHealth)

EIT Health Ageing PhD School (Ageing@EITHealth) is a pan-European doctoral programme bringing together EIT Health academic and non-academic partners to train a new generation of PhD specialists in cell biology, bio-medicine, neuroscience, epidemi ...

16 March 2020

Headstart Programme adds Longevity Challenge to its opportunities for 2020

The EIT Health Headstart Programme is adding an opportunity for start-ups to compete in a global competition promoting solutions to the challenges posed by ageing. The EIT Health Headstart Programme helps start-ups accelerate the timeline of their p ...

15 December 2019

InnoStars seeks experts to evaluate RIS Innovation Project proposals

InnoStars seeks to engage experts to participate in evaluating RIS Innovation call application documents. Successful candidates will be enrolled in the InnoStars evaluator pool and the specific tasks detailed in the Request for Applications will ...

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

Exciting start-ups brought to life by the Innovation Fellowships Programme

The EIT Health Fellowships Network is a comprehensive health innovation activity that presents a unique learning experience for participants through three different programmes. Each programme results in teams identifying a need, propos ...
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Seven digital health start-ups pitch to win European Health Catapult semi-finals in London

A cloud-based service leveraging AI to transform medical images into a digital 3D map of a patient's heart, a smartwatch providing personalised preventive care and digital ...
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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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