We are very proud to present the following program!

Program Day 1

8.00 – 9.00 Registration

9.00 – 9.20 Welcome
Moderator Anders Goliger, Director of communications, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

9.20 – 10.00 Managing engineering health in Göteborg
Ann-Marie Wennberg, Chief Executive Officer, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Agneta Holmäng, Dean, Sahlgrenska Academy and Anna Dubois, First Vice President, Chalmers

10.00 – 10.30 BREAK & MINGLE

10.30 – 11.30 
Space and Place for Health
Helle Wijk, Professor, Inst. of Health and Care Sciences, University of Gothenburg and Göran Lindahl, Docent, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Chalmers

Advancing patient-centred care by using hybrid procedures in surgery
Instagram Interview >>
Jonas Ivarsson, Professor, Dep. of Applied IT, University of Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg and Charlotta Lundh, Ph.D., Medical Physicist, Dep. of Medical Physics and Technology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

Panel discussion

11.30 – 13.00 LUNCH

13.00 – 13.15 Improverket

13.15 -14.15 
Digital image processing and analysis methods
Carolina Wählby, Professor, Division of Visual Information and Interaction, Uppsala University and SciLifeLab

AI Innovation of Sweden
Martin Svensson, Co-Director AI Innovation of Sweden



Developing new methods for mapping DNA sequences to help make more reliable diagnosis in acute leukemia
Fredrik Westerlund, Ass. Professor, Biology and Biological Engineering, Chalmers and Linda Fogelstrand, M.D., Ass. Professor, Institute of Biomedicine,  Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset

Using hyperthermia to enhance the treatment of brain tumours and reduce side effects
Instagram Interview >>
Hana Dobsicek Trefna, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, Chalmers, MedTech West and Martina Boström, PhD, Dep. of Oncology, University of Gothenburg

Using virtual reality for cancer patient visits in high tech environments
Instagram Interview >> 
Frida Smith, Adjunct lecturer, Dep. of Technology Management and Economics, Chalmers and Mimi Kristensson, Dep. of Oncology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

Panel discussion

16.10-16:15 Close day 1

17.00-  After Congress - Geovetarcentrum


Program Day 2

8.30 – 8.40 Welcome
Moderator Anders Goliger, Director of communications, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

8.40-9.30 National life science strategy
Jenni Nordborg, Director, Life Sciences at Government Offices of Sweden

Infrastructure for research collaboration
Åsa Lindström, project manager Collaboration Arena, Sahlgrenska Science Park


9.30 – 10.00 BREAK & MINGLE

10.00 – 11.30
Using AR to create an improved anatomical guide during surgical procedures
Torbjörn Lundh, Professor, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers  and Niclas Kvarnström, Senior Specialist, Transplant Centre, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

Using AI support and improving diagnostics and treatment of severe infectious diseases
Instagram Interview >>
Lars-Magnus Andersson, Senior Specialist, associate Professor, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and Robert Feldt, Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, Chalmers

Using Video support to improve stroke diagnosis in the ambulance
Stefan Candefjord, Assistant Professor in the Biomedical electromagnetics, Chalmers and Annika Nordanstig, M.D., Dep. of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Gothenburg

Panel discussion

11.30 – 12.30 LUNCH

12.30 – 12.45 Improverket

Applying image registration and machine learning on PET scans to solve the puzzle of neurodegenerative diseases
Instagram Interview >>
Michael Schöll, Associate Professor, Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine center, University of Gothenburg  and Jennifer Alvén, PhD student, Electrical Engineering, Chalmers

Bringing neuroimaging closer to the brain for better diagnostics and interventions with HIGH-TC SQUID BASED MEG
Instagram Interview >>
Christoph Pfeiffer, PhD student, Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Chalmers, MedTech West  and Justin Schneiderman, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience at Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, MedTech West

Analysing finger pulse wave during sleep to improve cardiovascular risk estimation
Ludger Grote, Adj. Professor, Dep. of Internal Medicine, University of Gothenburg and Christian Strassberger, PhD, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers

Panel discussion

14.15 – 14.45 BREAK & MINGLE

14.45-15.45 From ideas to reality – collaboration and its contribution to successful research
Tobias Degsell, Expert on creativity and learning

15.45-16:00 Close day 2

Senast uppdaterad: 2019-02-06 16:17