VIEWS FROM THE EIT HEALTH COMMUNITY
Education in Health Innovation
By Ursula Mühle, Director of Education at EIT Health
Clearing the path to innovation
By Sameena Conning, EIT Health Director of External Affairs
Digital diabetes solutions
By Freimut Schliess, Director of Science & Innovation, Profil GmbH
By Ania Henley, Public Involvement Advisor at Imperial College
We couldn’t agree more
By Jan-Philipp Beck, EIT Health CEO
Health innovation: What does education have to do with it?
Ursula Mühle, Director of Education at EIT Health
10 JULY 2019: Education in health must be complemented by business skills development in order to have an impact beyond the classroom, according to Ursula Mühle, Director of Education at EIT Health. In this article, she explains how EIT Health bridges a gap in providing entrepreneurship training, as well as innovative educational offerings for students, professionals, patients and citizens.
EIT Health Think Tank: Clearing the path to innovation
Sameena Conning EIT Health Director of External Affairs
7 JULY 2019: ‘The innovation pathway’ refers to the journey an innovation takes from idea to availability, yet the path isn’t always clear-cut. EIT Health Director of External Affairs, Sameena Conning, explains how the EIT Health Think Tank is working to assess the current state of play across Europe and suggest improvements that can be made with the ultimate aim of getting innovation to patients quicker.
Digital solutions in the management of diabetes
Prof. Dr. Freimut Schliess
28 MAY 2019: Everyday diabetes management and treatment involves the generation of a vast amount of data, which creates opportunities for personalised and integrated care, according to Prof. Dr. Freimut Schliess, head of the CLOSE EIT Health Innovation Project. In this article, he explains the potential for collaborative innovation to improve the way we manage diabetes.
Public Involvement: Nothing about us without us
18 APRIL 2019: Involving the right people in the development of health innovations is something that we believe in strongly here at EIT Health. Many of our activities embed the process of gathering insights from the people we aim to serve, including patients, citizens, healthcare professionals and health service providers. We spoke to UK public involvement expert Ania Henley from Imperial College London to ask her about this topic.
#BalanceforBetter: We couldn’t agree more
By Jan-Philipp Beck
8 MARCH 2019: This International Women’s Day, CEO Jan-Philipp Beck shares his thoughts on gender balance in health innovation, and highlights some of the inspirational women within the EIT Health network who are pioneering in their field.