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  • Welcome to MedTech West MedTech West is a network and collaborative platform for research, education, development and evaluation of new biomedical concepts and technologies. We initiate, facilitate and promote increased research collaboration between the health care sector, industry and academia. Our focus is on addressing actual clinical needs in collaboration with relevant clinical staff.
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  • The Brain’s Networks conference

    This conference will give a snapshot of the current state of knowledge about the brain’s networks through perspectives from neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neurology, psychiatry, psychology, structural MRI, functional brain imaging, advanced data analysis and mathematical modelling of neural networks. It will feature discussions between the speakers, and between the speakers and the audience, on how to integrate the research from these different fields. The last half day will be wholly devoted…

    Distinguished researchers brought to Western Sweden for a symposium on neuro oscillations and next-gen MEG sensors

    A lunch-to-lunch symposium that took place in Gothenburg on May 27-28 brought distinguished researchers from Sweden, Finland, Germany, France, Belgium, and the US. The organizers were particularly proud to host two of the most well-known MEG names in the world: Matti Hämäläinen from Aalto University, Finland and Harvard’s MGH in the US and Riitta Hari from Aalto University. The symposium comprised inspiring lectures, lively “fika” breaks, and delectable meals. Every…

    Master thesis presentation: Thoracic and total body bioimpedance measurements individual variability repeatability and reproducibility

    Welcome to a master thesis presentation presented by Samira Ghomian, MPBME: Thoracic and total body bioimpedance measurements individual variability repeatability and reproducibility Date: Wednesday, June 10th Time: 10.00 Place: Blå Rummet (room 6414), Hörsalsvägen 11, 6th floor Examiner: Bengt Arne Sjöqvist AbstractElectrical bio-impedance (EBI) is defined as the opposition of biological tissue to the flow of electric current. EBI is potential diagnostic and monitoring tool for occult traumatic injury. Bioimpedance…

    Master thesis presentation: Expected lifetime and short-term mechanical vulnerability of the Bone Conduction Implant

    Welcome to a master thesis presented by Helga Jona Hardardottir, MPBME, on Wednesday, June 10th at 15.15 in Landahlsrummet, Hörsalsvägen 9, 7th floor. Supervisor: Karl-Johan Fredén Jansson and Bo Håkansson Examiner: Sabine Reinfeldt Abstract: The bone conduction implant (BCI) is an active transcutaneous bone conduction device for rehabilitation of patients suffering from conductive or mixed hearing loss. Today, the device is used by 8 patients in an ongoing clinical trial,…

    Master’s thesis position available at MedTech West and Chalmers

    The project is about evaluation of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) drivers´ body movement patterns for the development of a smartphone-based automatic crash notification system. The concept is based on jalp! –an automatic emergency alarm for bicyclists. Read more about the position Share this:

    A MedTech West seminar: Safeguard your medtech invention with patent, trademark and design protection

    Welcome to a MedTech West lunchseminar with Linus Byström and Erik Krahbichler from KIPA AB. In this seminar Linus Byström and Erik Krahbichler will share their “dos and don’ts” when it comes to medtech inventions. Which part of my medtech invention can and should I protect? When and how should I do it, in order to secure its value in the most appropriate way? The presentation will focus on practical…

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      MedTech West
      Röda stråket 10B - "MedTech West house"
      Sahlgrenska University Hospital
      413 45 Göteborg

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      Henrik Mindedal
      Director of Medtech West

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      Detta projekt delfinansieras av Europeiska Unionen.