EIT Health

EIT Health is a private-public collaboration with the goal to promote entrepreneurship and develop innovations in healthy living and active aging, providing the EU with new opportunities and resources. This will be achieved by delivering products, services and concepts designed to improve quality of life and contribute to the sustainability of healthcare across the EU. 

Partners in EIT Health

More than 50 core partners and their 90 associate organisations, including leading businesses, public partners, research centers and universities from nine EU countries take part in this consortium. 

A selected list of core-partners:

  • University of Copenhagen
  • University of Oxford 
  • Karolinska Institutet
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Abbott Laboratories, Spain
  • National Institute of Health and Medical Research, Inserm, France
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Roche
  • Diagnostics GmbH

A full list of partners can be found at the official website for EIT Health.

At the University of Copenhagen, Center for Healthy Aging is a central player in EIT Health. Currently, Dean Ulla Wewer is interim director of the education part of the project.