MedTech West Symposium: Imaging solutions to improve health care of the future

    If you want to attend the symposium, please send an email to no later than September 20. Please write “Symposium September 26″ in the subject line. Share this: Read More

Disputation “Melt spun piezoelectric textile fibres – an experimental study”

Anja Lund is defending her thesis “Melt spun piezoelectric textile fibres – an experimental study”. Date: September 25 Time: 10:00–13:00 Location: VDL-rummet, Hörsalsvägen 7, Chalmers, Göteborg Opponent: professor Ulf Gedde, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Fiber- och polymerteknologi, Stockholm. Abstract Melt Spun Piezoelectric Textile Fibres – an Experimental Study ANJA LUND Department of Materials and Manufacturing Technology Chalmers University of Technology... Read More

Growing research team at MedTech West

Interdisciplinary collaborations for the benefit of the patient. During the summer, four new professors have joined MedTech West in creating new opportunities for future healthcare. They are important new additions to our growing team, as they broaden our research activities in the areas of image analysis and eHealth. This not only enables a new platform of networking and collaborations but is also an opportunity for the Region Västra Götaland to strengthen its leading role... Read More

Master thesis presentation: A tablet-based decision support system with applications in ambulance and palliative care

Presented by Daniel Sjöström and Maria Rampou Date: Monday September 16 Location: Förmaket, Vita stråket 12, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Time: 10:00 Examiner: Bengt Arne Sjöqvist Abstract Introduction There are many areas in healthcare where the decision is based on intuition and not on solid strategy or evidence. This project focused on two of those areas, the Emergency Medical Services and the Palliative Care Unit. Two applications were created to facilitate this... Read More

Dissertation: Small diameter afferent stimulation and its effect on behavior in humans

Dissertation by Irene Perini for Doctor of Medicine at Sahlgrenska Academy, the institute for neuroscience and physiology, section for clinical neuroscience and rehabilitation. Opponent: Professor Martin Paulus, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, San Diego, USA. Date: September 13, 2013 Time: 13:00 – 16:00 Location: Room Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3   Share this: Read More

Multi-modal breast MRI image analysis: Computer aided detection/diagnosis of breast cancer

On the 6th of September Andrew Mehnert, Assistant Professor at MedTech West and Chalmers University of Technology, will give a lecture about multi-modal breast MRI image analysis: computer aided detection/diagnosis of breast cancer. The lecture will be a part of the session Datoriserad bildanalys at Röntgenveckan 2013 in Uppsala. For more information, please visit Röntgenveckan 2013. Abstract Background Computer-assisted detection/diagnosis (CAD) systems for breast MRI presently... Read More

  • Visiting address

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

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    Henrik Mindedal
    Director of Medtech West

  • Founders

    Detta projekt delfinansieras av Europeiska Unionen.