Master thesis presentation – Monitoring device for improved treatment in volume targeted ventilation of infants

Presented by Oscar Edvardsson, MPBME On Friday, August 29 at 10.00 am. at Landahlsrummet (room 7430), Hörsalsvägen 11, 7th floor Examiner: Ants Silberberg Abstract Around 10 % of all infants require ventilatory assistance at birth. Recent studies have shown that large tidal volumes can cause damage to the lungs and that resuscitators often underestimate applied volumes. This leads to suffering for patients and chronic lung diseases at later stages in life, and also larger costs... Read More

The new MedTech West House

We will soon be moving in to the new MedTech West House placed at Röda stråket just beside the preschool. Västfastigheter needs a few more days to work on creating a new address for us. See you all soon in the new MedTech West house! Share this: Read More

An MedTech West seminar: New imaging biomarkers of liver and lung function with Paul Hockings

Abstract:   Medical imaging enhances the ability to quantify the impact of drugs on human health compared to ordinary or invasive clinical assessments and can therefore be used to decrease patient numbers and/or duration of exposure in clinical trials and to accelerate drug development. This presentation will discuss AstraZeneca’s efforts to develop new imaging biomarkers of liver and lung function using a mixture of animal and human imaging studies. Hepatobiliary transporter... Read More

A seminar with Professor Richard Hartley, Australian National University

Welcome to a seminar at Chalmers with Prof. Richard Hartley, Australian National University. Time: Tuesday, September 2 at 3 pm Location: EB-salen, Hörsalsvägen 11   Title: Riemannian manifolds, kernels and learning Abstract Prof. Hartley will be talking about recent results from a number of people in his group on Riemannian manifolds in computer vision. In many Vision problems Riemannian manifolds come up as a natural model. Data related to a problem can be naturally represented... Read More

WiSE seminar with Ann Wennerberg from Malmö university

Welcome to a WiSE seminar with Professor Ann Wennerberg, chair of Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Odontology, Malmö University.   Time: Thursday September 4 at 12.00-13.30. Location: Landahlsrummet, 7th floor, Hörsalsvägen 9, Chalmers Johanneberg   We will get inspired by Professor Ann Wennerberg’s research and career achievements. Her work is focused on materials, designs and surfaces of oral implants.   During the seminar we offer lunch. Please register... Read More

Nominera en kollega till MTF:s pris för framstående insatser inom medicinsk teknik i sjukvården

Syftet med det relativt nyinrättade priset hos Svensk Förening för Medicinsk Teknik och Fysik är att komplettera Erna Ebelings pris. Det nya prisets uppgift är att ge ett erkännande till en person som gjort framstående insatser inom medicinsk teknik i svensk hälso- och sjukvård. Bedömningskommittén kommer att rikta in sig på insatser som exempelvis har ökat patientsäkerheten, fått en tydlig tillämpning i vården och/eller givit andra tydliga avtryck i den dagliga... 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

  • Founders




    Detta projekt delfinansieras av Europeiska Unionen.