Health, demographic change and wellbeing

The program aims to keep older people active and independent for longer and supports the development of new, safer and more effective interventions. Contribution to the sustainability of health and care systems.

The Horizon 2020 ‘health, demographic change and wellbeing’ (Societal Challenge 1) theme includes 3 main calls: 

  • Personalized medicine - aims at reconciling better health and healthy ageing with the need to develop sustainable health and care systems and growth opportunities for the health and care related industries. 
  • Digital transformation in Health and Care - aims at supporting the management of health and wellbeing.  
  • Trusted digital solutions and Cybersecurity in Health and Care – aims at multidisciplinary technologies and solutions in health and care with a focus on cybersecurity.

Societal Challenge 1 is also implemented by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) and the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP). 

 Total budget for 2014-2020: 7472 M €
 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing' work program

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