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Research areas

SDU HIT strives to develop novel and ready-to-deploy technical solutions with a high socio-economic impact to the benefit of patients (and their relatives), health professionals, and society at large.
The core research areas of SDU Health Informatics and Technology falls into the following overall categories:

Data-driven health technology

This includes big data analysis; artificial intelligence and data science; intelligent monitoring and decision support; predictive models for prevention, early detection, diagnosis, and prognosis.

Partners: This project is a collaboration with Sygehus Lillebælt, Region Syddanmark and SDU Department of Biochemistry and Immunology.
ContactAbdolrahman Peimankar

Training and rehabilitation technology

This includes robot-assisted training and sensor technology with biofeedback; embedded systems; human-robot interaction.

Sensor technology

This includes intelligent unobtrusive sensors and monitoring; physiological signal acquisition and processing; image analysis; health state and behavior modeling.

Supported by Novo Nordisk
Contact Daniel Teichmann
Supported by Novo Nordisk
Contact Daniel Teichmann

eHealth systems and platforms

This includes software systems and platforms for health and care; user involvement; patient empowerment; citizen centered (personalized) data collection, treatment plans, and eHealth interventions; technology assessment.

Partners: The project is carried out under the INSIDE research group in collaboration with the partners
Supported byTrygfondenPatient@home and Lundbeck Foundation
ContactThomas Schmidt

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Partners: Aalborg University, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Nusa Tenggara Barat, National Energy Council, Perusahaan Listrik Negara
ContactZheng Ma

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Healthcare ecosystems

This includes multi-agent based business ecosystem modeling and simulation; public private partnership; innovation management.

Partners: Read about the project partners  here
Supported by Innovation Fund Denmark
Contact Zheng Ma

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Technical audiology

This includes development and evaluation of hearing tests; user-operated audiometry; speech tests; hearing loss and dementia.


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Last Updated 25.08.2021