Healthcare Engineering Alliance Society (HEALS) is a global organization focusing on improving and advancing all aspects of healthcare through engineering approaches and methods, bridging the gap between healthcare and engineering, synergizing healthcare and engineering, preparing engineering students and engineers for jobs in healthcare, and helping healthcare professionals apply engineering to solve healthcare problems. See more.....
Healthcare Engineering covers engineering involved in all aspects of healthcare. See definition, topics, jobs, synergy, and more.
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Healthcare Engineering R&D Collaboration - A platform connecting healthcare professionals, engineers, researchers, inventors, entrepreneurs and companies to collaborate on projects that can benefit patient outcomes and address unmet needs in healthcare.
Projects - A list of research & development projects posted by healthcare professionals, inventors, and companies seeking collaboration from engineers, researchers, and investors.
Healthcare Engineering - a college course aimed at preparing engineering students for jobs/careers in the healthcare industry by delivering a broad spectrum of cutting-edge knowledge that engineers can apply to help improve patient outcomes.
Healthcare Engineering Lectures delivered by (a) Medical Doctors (MDs) active in healthcare engineering and medical technology innovation, particularly those with degree(s) in engineering, (b) engineering leaders from the healthcare industry, and (c) professors of medicine with degree(s) in engineering.
Short courses - Innovative short course platform to prepare engineers, healthcare professionals and students from all engineering/healthcare disciplines for engineering jobs in healthcare. Design your own short course and learn only cutting-edge engineering/technology knowledge that the healthcare industry employers need. See sample curriculum and sample topics.
Certificates - Help engineers and healthcare professionals expand career opportunities from engineering to healthcare or vice versa, and gain cutting-edge knowledge, skills and tools in Healthcare Engineering.
Engineering Jobs in Healthcare - The only website dedicated to engineering/technology jobs in healthcare. Engineers from almost all disciplines are in demand in healthcare, particularly chemical, computer, electrical, and mechanical engineering. Job seekers can submit qualifications and job preferences at no charge, and healthcare industry employers can post job opportunities at no charge. We will match the right persons to the right jobs.
Healthcare Engineering Mentoring Program - a platform where healthcare engineering professionals and leaders volunteer to share their knowledge, skills and experience to help engineering students and young engineers succeed in the healthcare/medical technology industry.
Internship - HEALS provides an internship clearinghouse aiming to match engineering student interns with healthcare employers.
Online Communities - Join hundreds of HEALS online communities to connect, engage, network, interact, and share cutting-edge information and insights with professionals all over the world, on topics as broad as Artificial intelligence for healthcare, Surgical robot, 3D printing for healthcare, and Electronic health record, to Nanomedicine for cancer, Big data for cardiovascular disease, to topics as specific as Intramedullary fixation, Antimicrobial susceptibility testing systems, and Stereotaxic instrument.
Tissue reprogramming by innovative silicon nanochip that can deliver genetic material into the skin and change skin tissue into blood vessels and nerve cells in living body.
New ways to sterilize wounds and blood products without damaging human cells by ultrashort-pulse lasers that kill multidrug-resistant bacteria and bacterial spores.
Engineers and physicians teamed up to develop an ultra-thin wireless bone health monitoring device that grows to the surface of bone to accelerate rehabilitation and maximize function after traumatic injuries.
Carbon nanotube-based sensor could be developed as a rapid diagnostic for Covid-19 or other emerging pathogens.
Quick and simple test to diagnose bacterial infections from wound by color-changing dye.
Breath test can identify COVID-19 by detecting distinct breath print from the interaction of oxygen, nitric oxide and ammonia in exhaled breath within 15 seconds.
A DNA sensor can not only quickly detect virus, but whether it is infectious, for identifying early-stage COVID patients who are highly contagious but the viral RNA is still low and difficult to detect by PCR tests.
New technique to determine whether patient will respond to a cancer drug by measuring changes in cancer cells’ mass ex vivo, saving time trying different drugs.
Remote patient monitoring device using an ear sensor that monitors body temperature, heart rate, respiration rate, and oxygen saturation to identify covid-19 high-risk patients who need immediate hospital treatment to prevent a severe progression during isolation.
Stretchable, waterproof magnetoelastic generator converts human body motions into electricity to power wearable and implantable diagnostic sensors and therapeutic devices.
Deep learning helps identify synergistic drug combinations to fight Covid-19.
A piezoelectric dental implant that resists bacterial growth and generates electricity through chewing and brushing to power tissue-rejuvenating phototherapy to protect gum tissue from disease and inflammation.
A novel method advances heart transplantation by increasing the distance donor organs can travel, thus increasing the potential donor pool.
Robotic scanner automates diagnostic imaging in the eye without the need for highly trained technicians.
Nanotubes seek out immune cells to reveal vulnerable/inflammatory plaques in arteries that can rupture, block the vessels, and cause strokes and heart attack.
A soft and stretchable battery generates electricity with human sweat, potential use to power wearable biosensors and electronic devices.
Low-cost CRISPR-based device for COVID-19 and multiple variants testing at home using saliva with results read and verified by an app within one hour.
Promising low-cost, heat-resistant nano-antibodies originated from alpacas block coronavirus and variants.
Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) clinical trial of artificial cervical disc approved by FDA as an alternative to cervical fusion to restore physiologic motion of the spine.
U.K. government supports development of artificial intelligence-enabled programs for population-level vertebral fracture opportunistic screening in osteoporosis prevention services.
Microfilter captures trace amount of cancer cells in blood for cancer diagnosis, postoperative management, and recurrence monitoring.
Engineers developed a microchip with nanosensors that can measure stress hormones in real time from a drop of blood to better manage chronic inflammation, stress and other conditions.
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