Medtech West involved in a new publication

Medtech West involved in a new publication The article Microwave-based stroke diagnosis making global pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment possible was recently published in IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. In the article, researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and the Sahlgrenska Academy present the results from the proof-of-principle studies involving 45 patients. The results show that the technique with great certainty... Read More

Seminar: “How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Horizon 2020”

To all researchers with potential interest in EU-based research funding: Chalmers and University of Gothenburg will jointly run a seminar/course: “How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Horizon 2020”. This event is an in-house course – free of charge – for researchers at Chalmers, University of Gothenburg and university colleges in western Sweden. Time: Tuesday 23 September ; 09:30 to 13:00. Venue: Chalmers’ campus, Palmstedtsalen; Chalmersplatsen Course... Read More

Time to apply for BIO-X funding

Now it is time to apply for BIO-X. This nationwide call for BIO-X project proposals focus on ICT-healthcare solutions to improve personalized treatment and care. http://www.bio-x.nu/about-bio-x/bio-x-calls/ict-healthcare-solutions/ Share this: Read More

WiSE workshop with Johanna Andersson, Head of Equality Work at Chalmers.

 Johanna will give us an insight of Chalmers equality work and then guide us through a workshop with focus on interaction, specifically on how to identify and avoid suppression techniques (härskartekniker). We will have videos and discussion material as tools for bringing problems to the fore, addressing various questions and engage in important, often complex, issues.   During the seminar we offer lunch. Please register by the latest on June 16 at 11 am with an email to... Read More

MedTech West researcher Andrew Mehnert receives Docent title from Chalmers University of Technology

On Tuesday, the 3rd of June, 2014, the MedTech West researcher Andrew Mehnert received the title of Docent in Medical Image Analysis from the Chalmers University of Technology Department of Signals and Systems – S2.   His qualification required, in addition to a PhD, substantially greater documented independent ability to lead in formulating and solving scientific research problems, as well as pedagogic competence at the advanced graduate level of study. The requirements... Read More

A Chalmers seminar with professor Todd Kuiken, Northwestern University

 Developing Neural interfaces for Robotic Prostheses Speaker: Professor Todd Kuiken, Northwestern University Dr. Kuiken’s research team is working to develop a neural-machine interface to improve the function of artificial limbs. A main research focus of his lab has been a novel technique to use nerve transfers for the improvement of myoelectric upper limb prosthesis control. By transferring the residual arm nerves in an upper limb amputee to spare regions of muscle it is... Read More

  • Visiting address

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


    Get in Touch

    Henrik Mindedal
    Director of Medtech West
    henrik.mindedal@medtechwest.se

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    Detta projekt delfinansieras av Europeiska Unionen.