EIT Health News
Read Scandinavian CLC Newsletter June 2018
The June 2018 edition of the EIT Health Scandinavian CLC Newsletter is now online. Get current updates on Scandinavian Innovation Days 2018, Headstart & European Health Catapult programmes and the 2nd Call for Proposals for Innovation by Ideas projects.
EIT Health: Nya vägar till samarbete och nytänkande för universitetet
Uppsala universitets engagemang i EIT Health öppnar ständigt nya dörrar för såväl tvärvetenskaplig samverkan som med samhället i stort. Låt oss fortsätta på den här banan och använda EIT Health som ett gemensamt förnyelseverktyg, skriver Catharina Svensson, Mats Larhed och Titti Ekegren.
Enthusiastic citizens engage in Run4Health @Blodomloppet
Over 400 people came by the Uppsala University/EIT Health tent during the street race "Blodomloppet" in Uppsala on 17 May to receive health tests and lifestyle advice by students that had been trained to guide citizens along the way towards better health in the frame of the EIT Health initiative Run4Health.
Students at Uppsala University will guide citizens to a healthier lifestyle
Thursday, May 17th, a unique meeting will take place at Gränby Sportfält in Uppsala, where students at Uppsala University will offer health tests and lifestyle advice to the thousands of joggers, spectators and children who participate in the Blodomloppet street race.
New study shows how to live a long and active life
Are you a man and do you expect to manage on your own for a while longer? Research at Uppsala University now shows that efforts to achieve a healthy diet, normal waist size and non-smoking habit can yield benefits long after the age of 90.
Run4Health 2018 reaches out to Uppsala, Stockholm and Copenhagen
Run4Health, the student driven activity to increase public awareness on the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, will return in 2018 with full support from EIT Health. This year reaching out to citizens in Uppsala, Stockholm and Copenhagen.
Read Scandinavian CLC Newsletter April 2018
The April 2018 edition of the EIT Health Scandinavian CLC Newsletter is now online. Get current updates on Run4Health 2018 - A student driven Citizen engagement activity, EIT Health Bootcamps and the AT THE EDGE tournament, April 16-20th in Galway, Ireland.
The EIT Health Accelerator is open for business
The EIT Health Accelerator is now open to business ideas from Campus and Innovation Projects and other Accelerator pre-seed scouting activities. Download our catalogue and apply to the activities of your choice.
EIT Health funds new way to reduce risk of fractures
EIT Health will fund further development of a new elastic bone cement that can improve the treatment of elderly patients with osteoporotic fracture of spinal vertebrae. “The idea is to reduce the risk of new fractures,” says researcher Cecilia Persson.
Apply now for the Product/Market Fit program 2018
Digital health and Medtech start-ups aiming to entry foreign European markets can now apply for The Product/Market Fit program for customized guidance into countries of their choice. Apply no later than 30 March 2018.
Apply now for Headstart Funding 2018
Early stage companies and SMEs can now apply to the EIT Health Headstart Funding Programme for up to 50 000 EUR in funding for development and/or commercialization of new technologies, products or services.
Apply now for GoGlobal 2018
Mature start-ups or SMEs with the ambition to expand their international market reach can now apply for the GoGlobal Programme 2018 to get support needed in the internationalization process of scale up companies.
Popular summer school returns to Gotland 2018
For the third year in a row Uppsala University and EIT Health invite to Innovation Game, a summer school offering a multidisciplinary meeting between healthcare challenges and the gaming world's possibilities - this year focusing on the mental health of young people.
First Scandinavian CLC partner seminar in Malmö
January 31 EIT Health Scandinavian CLC will organize the first of a series of seminars for all Scandinavian partners. This 1st partner seminar will focus on the BP 2019 calls for project.
Andy Browning tillbaka till nya utmaningar
Hallå där… Andy Browning, som nu är tillbaka på jobbet som samverkansledare vid UU Innovation efter två år som EIT Health Director for Innovation Projects med placering i München.