Fraunhofer Partner for EIT Health Projects
Fraunhofer Consortium EIT Health
Fraunhofer is member in the EIT Health KIC since 2015, and belongs to the German Co-Location Center where it holds a core membership. The Fraunhofer consortium is currently formed by 13 Fraunhofer Institutes and the Fraunhofer Academy with their individual competences in many different research areas for better health systems, health diagnostics and treatments in Europe and worldwide.
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is the leading organization for applied research in Europe. 74 institutes and research units at locations throughout Germany contact research activities. One of its six research areas next to Communication & Knowledge, Production & Supply of Services, Mobility & Transport, Energy & Resources, Security & Protection is Health & Environment, where the research focus is geared entirely to people’s needs.