health innovation hub

The health innovation hub (hih) serves as a think tank, sparring partner, and implementation supporter for the Federal Ministry of Health and its subordinate authorities, among others. The team was set up as a point of contact and bridge between all major stakeholders of the German health care system.


The Digital Medicine Society

Founded in 2019, the Digital Medicine Society (DiMe) is the first professional organiza-tion for experts from all disciplines comprising the diverse field of digital medicine. To-gether, we drive scientific progress and broad acceptance of digital medicine to enhance public health. DiMe is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to advancing digital medicine to optimize human health. We do this by serving professionals at the intersec-tion of the global healthcare and technology communities, supporting them in developing digital medicine through interdisciplinary collaboration, research, teaching, and the pro-motion of best practices.


The VUD represents the interests of German university hospitals in health and science policy. It sees itself as a dialogue partner for politicians at state, federal and EU level. The central issue is the improvement of the legal and financial framework conditions for efficient patient care, training and research at German university hospitals.