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European Deans meeting “Training Future-Proof Doctors for the Digital Society”
The Deans meeting held in Rotterdam on 12 April put the spotlight on how to prepare future and current doctors for the digital healthcare transformation as well as how to better integrate digital skills in the education and training of medical doctors.
TU Delft, EUR and Erasmus MC strengthen collaboration
Erasmus MC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) intend to structurally strengthen and scale up their scientific collaboration – specifically in the health field.
Hematology Award for Lillicrap
Prof. David Lillicrap of Queen´s University in Kingston, Canada has been awarded the Erasmus Hematology Award.
New treatment for heart failure
Dr. Jasper Brugts, cardiologist at Erasmus MC, will lead the Dutch study on a new treatment for patients with heart failure.
Healthy living pays off
Middle-aged people who do not smoke and do not have hypertension or obesity, will, on average, become ill nine years later.
Erasmus MC joins Science Gallery Network
Science Gallery International and Erasmus MC will join forces to develop Science Gallery Rotterdam.
New website Erasmus MC
Erasmus MC has a new website since Monday, 21 January 2019. People visiting the new website will see a different homepage, updated information and improved navigation.
Study into the dangers of fentanyl
Fentanyl is an opioid which is dozens of times more powerful than morphine. The drug killed pop artist Prince in 2016.
Noise damage in one out of seven children
Nearly one out of seven children aged between 9 and 11 years in the Generation R population screening suffers from noise-induced hearing loss.
Lights for Sophia
Elementary schools and clubs will again be able to join in Sophia’s Lights Walk this year, which will be taking place in December.