Organ-on-a-chip could improve blood testing for patients

When studying diseases or testing potential drug therapies, researchers usually turn to cultured cells on Petri dishes or experiments with lab animals, but recently, researchers have been developing a different approach: small, organ-on-a-chip devices that mimic the functions of human organs, serving as potentially cheaper and more effective tools. Now, researchers have built a new… [read more]

How the social robots can play role in the spectrum of innovative healthcare? – Presented by Amit Kumar Pandey, SoftBank Robotics

How the social robots can play role in the spectrum of innovative healthcare? – Presented by Amit Kumar Pandey, SoftBank Robotics, at the Health Tech Event, on January 31, 2018, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands. Read the interview. Never before in the history of robotics, social robots have been so close to us, in our… [read more]

Health Tech Event welcomes Zorginnovatie.nl as Media Partner

Health Tech Event welcomes Zorginnovatie.nl as Media Partner. The event will take place on 31 January 2018 at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands. About Zorginnovatie.nl  Zorginnvatie.nl is a platform and community for innovators in healthcare. Everyone can present their healthcare innovation and/or contribute to the development of the ideas of others. It is or goal to ‘connect’… [read more]

New technologies can influence rehabilitation of patients as we know it today – Lieven De Maesschalck, Mobilab

New technologies can influence rehabilitation of patients as we know it today – Lieven De Maesschalck, Mobilab Lieven De Maesschalck is a registered nurse & Master in Nursing science. As Innovationmanager, he is responsible for Mobilab, a multidisciplinary centre of expertise, conducting applied research into wellbeing and technology connected to the university college Thomas More… [read more]

Emersion of data analytics has greatest potential to individualize therapy – Alexander König, Reactive Robotics

Emersion of data analytics has greatest potential to individualize therapy – Alexander König Reactive Robotics Alexander is founder and CEO of Reactive Robotics. He is a frequent speaker at innovation events in the fields of robotics and medical-technology, holds several patents and published over 30 scientific articles in the field of technology-assisted motor-rehabilitation. On January… [read more]

Digital Health Accelerator Program by Rockstart

Health Tech Event‘s partner, Rockstart Digital Health, announces applications open for its accelerator program. As a part of our network, we think this might be interesting for you. Applications are open for Rockstart Digital Health. The 6-month program held in Nijmegen provides an unparalleled access to the healthcare ecosystem, capital, coaching and investors for entrepreneurs… [read more]

Technology and care: the impact of use of exoskeleton for patients – Presented by Lieven De Maesschalck, Mobilab

Technology and care: the impact of use of exoskeleton for patients – Presented by Lieven De Maesschalck, Mobilab, at the Health Tech Event, on January 31, 2018, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands. Read the interview The presentation with give an overview about the use of exoskeletons for patients. As introduction we start with a short… [read more]