What is the thematic scope of projects EIT Health supports?
EIT Health’s Mission
EIT Health’s mission is to promote entrepreneurship and develop innovations in healthy living and active ageing, providing Europe with new opportunities and resources. EIT Health will enable citizens to lead healthier and more productive lives by delivering products, services and concepts that will improve quality of life and contribute to the sustainability of healthcare across Europe
The main societal challenges addressed:
- To promote healthy living
- To support active ageing
- To improve healthcare
EIT Health Focus Areas
In order to create the desired impact, we particularly encourage applicants with projects related to the following Focus Areas:
- Bringing Care Home
- Value from Data in Clinical and Sub-Clinical Settings
Focus Area: Bringing Care Home
EIT Health is looking to support start-ups that shift healthcare delivery from hospitals to primary care and home care settings.
Focus Area: Value from Data
EIT Health is looking to support start-ups that bridge the gap between large data sets and medical outcomes in chronic diseases