MHU @ The Science Day

Each year, Hasselt University participates at the Science Day or ‘Dag van de Wetenschap’.  The Science Day is the largest science event in Flanders and Brussels. MHU was present at the demonstration market with a collection of innovative technologies, like medical smartphone apps, wireless devices to measure your blood pressure, weight or physical activity, wearable technology to […]

BioMediTech from Finland visits UHasselt

Hasselt University, BIOMED, and the Finnish research institute, BioMediTech will join forces. Monday, November 16, rector Luc De Schepper and BioMediTech director Hannu Hanhijärvi signed a Memorandum of Understanding. This agreement paves the way for student exchanges and cooperation in the field of research. In the framework of this visit, Locate in Limburg and VKW Limburg […]

Tele-rehabilitation saves costs and improves clinical outcomes

A large clinical study demonstrates for the first time that tele-rehabilitation keeps heart patients longer out of the hospital and saves costs for health care. This study was coordinated by Jessa Hospital in Hasselt and in collaboration with St Francis Hospital in Heusden, Hospital East-Limburg in Genk and Hasselt University. The studie was funded by the Flemish goverment, Flanders’ Care. Cardiovascular diseases […]