What did we learn from the COVID-19 pandemic regarding the use of digital technology in healthcare?

Come and participate on August 29-30 at the international conference on “Digital Health Beyond Covid-19: Lessons Learned” at Aalborg University (AAU) in Copenhagen.

The final program is now complete and available here.

You can register for the conference here no later than August 8.

There will be more than 40 exciting presentations from over 10 different countries. The conference is organized by the Transatlantic Telehealth Research Network (TTRN), International Society of Telemedicine & eHealth and AAU. Thanks to the Novo Nordisk Foundation for supporting the conference.

We hope to see you at the conference.

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Visit from Japan

Today Laboratory for Welfare Technology – Digital Health & Rehabilitation, AAU and JD TeleTech had visitors: Anne-Marie Thoft, Invest in Denmark; Masaki Teraoka, the Royal Danish Embassy in Tokyo and Akihiro Sakurai, KMD (DNP), Yusuke Matsuura, DNP; Mika Yasuoka-Jensen, RUC; Mao Uchida Japannordic and team.

We discussed the new digitalization strategi in Denmark within digital health and research collaboration possibilities within digital health between Denmark and Japan.

So nice to be able to meet in persons again.

Phd Summer School Cleveland August 2022

Transatlantic Telemonitoring Research Network (TTRN) presents a PhD Summer Course:

Digital Healthcare and Data Science: Moving Toward Innovative Healthcare Solutions

Venue: Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Date: Aug. 11-12, 2022


  1. To provide a comprehensive introduction to “big data” research methods used in digital healthcare technologies aimed at providing “service” and “engagement” value to end users
  2. To present innovative ways that digital solutions and technologies can incorporate big data and artificial intelligence to move heath care structures, systems and processes forward. During the course, students will examine possibilities by describing and discussing the methods they plan to use in their PhD dissertation project
  3. To increase the sphere of international influence of PhD students by networking with other PhD students and early, mid and late career academic and clinical scientists and clinicians.

Program and Registration

For further information please follow this link and/or download flyer here.

International conference: Digital Health Beyond Covid-19: Lessons Learned, August 29-30, 2022

TTRN-CPH2022, International conference: Digital Health Beyond Covid-19 - Lessons Learned; Copenhagen August 29-30, 2022

Aims of conference

  • To present and share experiences on research on implementation of the newest digital health technologies and services in the healthcare sector during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • To identify, communicate and compare lessons learned on digital health beyond COVID-19
  • To identify knowledge gaps and challenges for further research within digital health beyond the pandemic
  • To identify potential opportunities for exchange of knowledge and research collaboration in the field of digital health
  • To provide younger researchers within digital health the opportunity to present their work to a broad range of international scholars and colleagues

Follow this link for further information on program, invitation & call for abstract and posters, grants for younger researchers and more…

Note: Deadline for submission of abstracts has been postponed to May 15.

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Invitation to webinar, Dec. 16th: “New Horizons for Digital Health…”

Invitation to webinar:

New Horizons for Digital Health & Future Technologies

How can Japanese and Asian companies and researchers benefit from the Nordic frontrunners

Time: December 16, 2021 at 10.00 am – 11.30 am (CET) / 18.00 – 19.30 (JST).

The aim of the webinar is to facilitate cooperation between Japan and Denmark within Digital Health.

See the program here. It is free to participate.

Registration at this link.

The webinar is organized in collaboration between Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Invest in Denmark, Danish Embassy Deloitte, Japan and JD TeleTech Network.

Great international interest in TTRN PhD course

TTRN PhD School 2021, Flags

The Transatlantic Telehealth Research Network (TTRN) has an online PhD Summer School in ” Future Digital Technologies in Healthcare: How to design, test and assess the value of digital technologies and services that engage, empower and motivate patients” from August 10-12.

We are proud that 35 international PhD students from Japan, UK, USA, Norway, Germany, Spain, Tunesia, Czech Republic, Poland, Lithuania and Denmark have signed up for the course. Birthe Dinesen (AAU), Kristian Kidholm (CIMT, OUH) and Cynthia Matsumoto (USA) is hosting the course. We look forward to some exciting days.

Group Picture, 12.Aug

Invitation to Ph.D. Defense

You are invited to Ph.D. Defense by Mohammad Reza Naeemabadi, who will defend his thesis entitled: “Telerehabilitation program for the patients after Total Knee Replacement” Thursday 14 January 2021 at 13.00.

Please note that the Ph.D. Defense is online via ZOOM. If you wish to attend, please send an email to Laura Kirstine Krøgh, no later than Thursday 11 January 2021 at 12.00. You will then receive a link a few days before the defense.

Read more about the defense here.