evaplan GmbH at the University Hospital Heidelberg is a consultancy company that undertakes advisory missions and engages in operational research, project implementation and training in the field of international health and social protection.
evaplan emerged from the Institute of Global Health at the University Hospital Heidelberg and collaborates closely with other institutes and departments of the university. It incorporates more than 20 years of professional working experience from around the world. evaplan's portfolio is largely based upon bi- and multilateral development cooperation, but also includes assignments within the EU member states in the area of public health. evaplan has a broad range of partners such as universities, non-governmental organisations and other consulting firms, spanning both the northern and southern hemispheres. Furthermore, it is able to draw upon the large international network of academics, policy makers and alumni that associate with the Institute of Global Health at the University Hospital Heidelberg.
In 2011 evaplan established a joint venture with aQua Institute in Göttingen (Institute for Applied Quality Improvement and Research in Health Care) covering large areas of expertise in the development of integrated comprehensive quality improvement approaches.