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Monday 2nd July: the first intensive day of Almedalen 2018. This article summarises in English some of the highpoints for Medtech4Health's Almedalen team.
During #MedTechWeek we share stories of medical technology in people's lives. For Rickard Nilsson, the Mollii electro-stimulation suit is helping him aim for gold at the Tokyo Paralympics. Watch the film (in Swedish) and read the text (in English) to find out more.
Innovation for future healthcare - a travel report from a study visit to the Netherlands 19-21 March, 2018. In a rewarding trip, the participants visited five Dutch centres of excellence in innovation for future healthcare.
One of the most significant take-aways from this year's MedTech Forum in Brussels is that, while we in the EU have made the regulatory framework for medical devices more complicated, our principal competitor, the USA, has simplified them.
The E-Health Centre in Östersund is expected to accelerate health innovation in the region. Medtech4Heath atttended the ribbon-tying and opening ceremony.
Ten exciting projects share SEK 14.3 million in Medtech4Health's latest award of funding for Medtech Co-operation Projects
Spring 2017 is our half-year report on the activities of Medtech4Health covering Calls for Funding Applications, Strategic Projects, International Co-operation and Communication.
This year’s MedTech Week got off to a successful start with a very well-attended, festive opening of the new MedTech Science & Innovation centre in Uppsala.
The Medtech4Health Innovation Award Winner for 2017 is Project SMS Lifesaver and the Centre for Research into Cardiac Arrest at the Karolinska Instuitute in Stockholm.