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The Henry Wallman Award winners 2019

Yesterday, MedTech West had the great honor to facilitate the prize ceremony for the Henry Wallman Award, and these are the three winners; Rickard Brånemark, Kerstin Hagberg and Max J. Ortiz Catalán. The Henry Wallman prize is an innovation prize in medical technology awarded annually to researchers or graduate students who, in close collaboration between…
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MedTech West and Chalmers master student receives national prize

Former master student at MedTech West and Chalmers, Fredrik Ring from the department of Electrical Engineering, recently received a national prize for his thesis from 2018. It was Svenska Ingenjörers Förening (Swedish Engineers Association) that awarded Fredrik´s thesis with the title “Deep Learning for Coronary Artery Segmentation in CTA Images- Using fully convolutional neural networks…
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The first Henry Wallman prize winner- Sabine Reinfeldt

Sabine Reinfeldt is awarded the newly established prize in medical technology, in the spirit of Henry Wallman, for her research on bone conduction, and for her ability to build bridges between disciplines. Sabine, Associate Professor and leader of the research group Biomedical Signals and Systems at Chalmers University of Technology, received the prize at a…
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Hana Dobšícek Trefna awarded by the Hasselblad Foundation

Assistant professor Hana Dobšíček Trefna has received a grant of 1 million SEK from the Hasselblad Foundation for her research on a more effective technology to treat cancer. The award is given to female researchers in the field of natural sciences who are in the beginning of their academic careers. ​“This prize will mean a…
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