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University of Gävle’s research on AXO-SUIT awarded prize in Italy

University of Gävle’s research on AXO-SUIT awarded prize in Italy

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2018 10:39 GMT

Sajid Rafique and Magnus Isaksson, researchers at the University of Gävle, were awarded a prize at a conference in Italy for their exoskeleton for physical assistance, designed to give the elderly and people with reduced mobility the ability to manage better in everyday situations.

We face the end so differently

We face the end so differently

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2018 09:00 GMT

“To feel involved in the care, to feel safe in understanding symptoms of disease and be met with understanding are all important to the experiences of the elderly in everyday life,” says Maria Hedman, researcher in care for the elderly at the University of Gävle.

Gävle and New Zealand develop a healthier city

Gävle and New Zealand develop a healthier city

Press Releases   •   May 30, 2018 08:00 GMT

Gävle and New Zealand develop a healthier city. New Zealand and Gävle are at the forefront concerning technology that improves people’s health in cities, and researchers from both countries recently met in an open seminar at the University of Gävle.

As one of the first, University of Gävle launches Master programme in Geo-Health

Press Releases   •   Feb 20, 2018 15:22 GMT

As one of the first, University of Gävle launches Master programme in Geo-Health. “We are good at GIS* and we are good at health; now we combine the two in the new subject Geo-Health. We will gain improved planning in health care, improved quality and safer help to people,” says Nader Ahmadi, pro-vice-chancellor at the University of Gävle.

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