This info day, to take place on 2 July 2021, aims to inform (potential) applicants about topics included in the Cluster 1 ‘Health’ work programme of 2021. This Horizon Europe Info Day will be open for participation without prior registration!

Under the pillar 2 of Horizon Europe, Cluster 1 focuses on Health and aims to deliver on the following six destinations matching the Strategic Plan:

  1. Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society;
  2. Living and working in a health-promoting environment;
  3. Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden ;
  4. Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care;
  5. Unlocking the full potential of new tools, technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society;
  6. Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry.

Programme of the online event:

  • 9:30  Welcome and general presentation of the Health 2021 Work Programme
  • 9:30 – 11:00 CET | Plenary session – Directors co-chairing the Health cluster will welcome participants and give a general presentation of the policy context of the Cluster. Watch this session
  • 11:15 Destination 1 – Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society
  • 11:15 – 12:00 CET | Plenary session – This session will focus on Destination 1 – Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society. Watch this session
  • 12:15 Destination 2 – Living and working in a health-promoting environment
  • 12:15 – 13:00 CET – This Q&A session will focus on Destination 2 of the Health cluster: Living and working in a health-promoting environment. Watch this session
  • 13:15 Destination 3 – Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden
  • 13:15 – 14:00 CET This Q&A session will focus on Destination 3 – Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden. Watch this session 
  • 14:15 Destination 4 – Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care
  • 14:15 – 15:00 CET – This Q&A session will address Destination 4 and the topics foreseen in WP 2021 for reaching the Expected Impact: Health care systems provide equal access to innovative, sustainable and patient-centred solutions. Watch this session
  • 15:15 Destination 5 – Unlocking the full potential of new tools, technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society
  • 15:15 – 16:00 CET | Plenary session – This Q&A session on destination 5 aims to promote the development of tools, technologies and digital solutions for treatments, medicines, medical devices and improved health outcomes Watch this session
  • 16:15 Destination 6 – Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry
  • 16:15 – 17:00 CET | Plenary session – This session will focus on Destination 6 of the Health cluster: Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry. Watch this session 
  • 17:15 Essential Information for Clinical Studies in Horizon Europe
  • 17:15 – 18:00 CET – This session explains the section headings of a template that guides applicants to provide essential information on clinical studies in a standardised format. Watch this session

>> Horizon Europe Calls – Cluster Health:

DESTINATION 1. STAYING HEALTHY IN A RAPIDLY CHANGING SOCIETY

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-STAYHLTH-01-02: Towards a molecular and neurobiological understanding of mental health and mental illness for the benefit of citizens and patients
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-STAYHLTH-01-03: Healthy Citizens 2.0 – Supporting digital empowerment and health literacy of citizens
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-STAYHLTH-01-04: A roadmap for personalised prevention

DESTINATION 2. LIVING AND WORKING IN A HEALTH-PROMOTING ENVIRONMENT

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-ENVHLTH-02-01: Exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF) and health
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-ENVHLTH-02-02: Indoor air quality and health
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-ENVHLTH-02-03: Health impacts of climate change, costs and benefits of action and inaction

DESTINATION 3. TACKLING DISEASES AND REDUCING DISEASE BURDEN

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-01: Improved supportive, palliative, survivorship and end-of-life care of cancer patients
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-02: Building a European innovation platform for the repurposing of medicinal products
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-03: Innovative approaches to enhance poverty-related diseases research in sub-Saharan Africa
  4. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-04: Clinical validation of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for treatment and care
  5. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-07: Personalised medicine and infectious diseases: understanding the individual host response to viruses (e.g. SARS-CoV-2)
  6. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-05: A roadmap towards the creation of the European partnership on One Health antimicrobial resistance (OH AMR)
  7. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-DISEASE-04-06: Building a European partnership for pandemic preparedness

DESTINATION 4. ENSURING ACCESS TO INNOVATIVE, SUSTAINABLE AND HIGH-QUALITY HEALTH CARE

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-CARE-05-01: Enhancing quality of care and patient safety
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-CARE-05-02: Data-driven decision-support tools for better health care delivery and policy-making with a focus on cancer
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-CARE-05-04: Health care innovation procurement network

DESTINATION 5. UNLOCKING THE FULL POTENTIAL OF NEW TOOLS, TECHNOLOGIES AND DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR A HEALTHY SOCIETY

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-TOOL-06-01: Smart medical devices and their surgical implantation for use in resource-constrained settings
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-TOOL-06-02: Next generation advanced therapies to treat highly prevalent and high burden diseases with unmet medical needs
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-TOOL-06-03: Innovative tools for use and re-use of health data (in particular of electronic health records and/or patient registries)

DESTINATION 6. MAINTAINING AN INNOVATIVE, SUSTAINABLE AND GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE HEALTH INDUSTRY

  1. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-IND-07-01: Green pharmaceuticals
  2. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-IND-07-02: Development, procurement and responsible management of new antimicrobials
  3. HORIZON-HLTH-2021-IND-07-03: Promoting a trusted mHealth label in Europe: uptake of technical specifications for quality and reliability of health and wellness apps