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27 Oct 2016 - After two succesful runs, third run for Ultrasound Imaging MOOC On 7 November a new cycle of our own free online course “Ultrasound Imaging: What is Inside?” will start! In this MOOC you will get a better understanding of ultrasound imaging, based on three major perspectives: medical, technical and technical medical. Do you want to specialize yourself on this topic or are you just interested in this fascinating technique? Register now via FutureLearn. 26 Oct 2016 - e-Health MOOC ready for second run Are you curious about what eHealth is and what all its new and exciting possibilities are? And do you want to know how to develop eHealth technologies that people actually can and want to use? On 7 November a new run of our free online course  “eHealth: Combining Psychology, Technology and Health” will start! During six weeks you will gain new knowledge about and insight into eHealth, acquire relevant skills to develop and implement eHealth technologies, and gain insight into the use of eHealth in practice. 24 Oct 2016 - PHD Ivan Stojanovic Thursday 20 October Ivan Stojanovic had his PHD defence. Due to technical problems we could not announce this earlier. Nevertheless congratulations. 12 Oct 2016 - Second call for proposals Living Smart Campus This week the Executive Board announces the opening of its 2nd Call for Proposals for Living Smart Campus projects. 4 Oct 2016 - Fast chip detects effects of poison The effect that toxic substances have on, for example, hemoglobin in blood, can now be tested in a fast way using a new lab-on-a-chip. UT scientist Floris van den Brink developed a fast and efficient mixer for this. 29 Sep 2016 - Strategic Impulse for MIRA research Recently MIRA invited her researchers to submit research ideas in the Strategic Stimulation Call 2016. In this call research initiatives are stimulated that contribute to the MIRA long term strategy; strengthening the current research themes ‘Bionanotech & Advanced Biomanufacturing’, ‘Imaging & Diagnostics’ and ‘Neural & Motor Systems’, or explore possible new areas in research or application. 15 Sep 2016 - 5.1 million euro to develop ‘dream imager’ for breast cancer diagnosis A large European research consortium headed by the University of Twente (UT) is to receive grants of more than five million euros, predominantly from the EU, to develop a new imaging device for the diagnosis of breast cancer. 12 Sep 2016 - Excellence Grant in Clinical Physiology and Exercise for Eline Mos-Oppersma During the yearly congress of the European Respiratory Society, held in London from 3-7 September, Eline Mos-Oppersma was awarded with an Excellence Grant in Clinical Physiology and Exercise. The award, a certificate and €1500, was granted for the abstract entitled ‘Influence of bicarbonate on ventilatory drive in healthy subjects’.