We empower researchers and entrepreneurs with the mindset, skillset and network to bring healthcare solutions to the market.


d·HEALTH Barcelona

Accelerating healthcare entrepreneurship

Design Health Barcelona (d·HEALTH Barcelona) is a 9-month postgraduate program to develop entrepreneurs and future leaders in healthcare innovation.

The course, based on the prestigious Stanford University's Biodesign Fellowship, has a needs-driven innovation focus and it guides multidisciplinary groups of students through a full cycle of innovation, from needs identification to designing and prototyping a viable solution, as well as searching for funding.
“Probably the best healthcare innovation accelerator in Europe” according to Health Startup Europe, the program has led to several business projects and 97% of the fellows find a job in the healthcare sector.


STARTING DATE: 17 January 2019

PROFILES: Graduates and PhDs in Health, Life Sciences, Business, Engineering & Design


CRAASH Barcelona

Transforming technologies into health solutions

CRAASH Barcelona is a 12-week program that helps European research teams launch successful device, diagnostic and e-/digital health innovations to improve health and patient care.

Teams move research to market through mentoring from experts at CIMIT (Boston), the most experienced health accelerator in the world, and they validate their problem-solution and solution-market fit in some of the top healthcare ecosystems in US (Boston) and Europe (Barcelona, Paris, Delft).

DURATION 12 weeks

STARTING DATE: 16 April 2018

PROFILES: European research projects in healthtech with a TRL 3-4


Three d·HEALTH Barcelona projects present innovative solutions to other European biodesign programs

Alumni from Bioinnovate Ireland and Clinical Innovation Fellowships also participated in the event, organized by the EIT Health Innovation Fellowships partners, to exchange experiences

d·HEALTH Barcelona fellows complete clinical immersions in ophthalmology, cardiology and rehabilitation

After eight weeks of observation at Hospital Clinic, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu and Institut Guttmann, they are now beginning to develop a disruptive technology to cover an unmet medical need

Barcelona hosts training sessions on medical devices, entrepreneurship and business management

From April to October, there will be new MOEBIO Short Programs, an initiative of Biocat geared towards students, healthcare professionals and entrepreneurs

Enrique Hernández: “Knowing ourselves is the greatest challenge we’ve faced this week”

The d·HEALTH Barcelona fellows are facing ‘Building the team’ week, sponsored by Banc Sabadell Foundation


Short Programs 2018

MOEBIO Short Programs are educational programs of maximum 20 hours covering key aspects in healthcare, innovation, management and entrepreneurship. The 2016 edition offers 5 programs addressed at professionals willing to broaden their skills set and acquire new practical knowledge.