Wearable sensor systems in healthcare and rehabilitation

Advance your digiti­zation skills in health care system! 

Info  

This course provides you skills and knowledge of usability and accuracy of the wearable sensor systems. You can also acquire the practical skills of learning the support of the devel­opment of the wearable sensor systems (both computer scien­tists and healthcare/ rehabil­i­tation staff) 

Target groups 

  • Healthcare / rehabil­i­tation staff & students 
  • Computer scien­tists and engineers & students 
  • Entre­pre­neurs & companies & organisations 

Duration 

  • 1-3 weeks – SHORT COURSES Tailored made according to customers’ specific needs 
  • 1-12 months – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES 
  • 5-30 ECTS 
  • Online and or onsite 

Content 

  • General knowledge & info about digitalization 
  • Wearable sensor devices used in healthcare & future prospects 
  • The usability and accuracy demand of wearable sensor devices 
  • Possible techno­logical solutions and demands (e.g. connec­tions, appli­ca­tions, sensor unit) for previous mentioned options 

Your accom­plishment after the course 

After the course, students can acquire: 

  • Knowhow and skills 
  • Ability to evaluate different kind of wearable sensor devices (e.g. usability, accuracy, reliability) 
  • Ability to plan the healthcare service processes using wearable devices 

Trainers  

Antti Alamäki, senior lecturer, M.Sc. PT 
antti.alamaki@karelia.fi 
+358503640318 

Elina Nevala, project specialist, MHc, PT 
elina.nevala@karelia.fi
+358503568868 

Juha Jalovaara, coordi­nator, PT 
juha.jalovaara@karelia.fi
+358504017485 

Contact infor­mation 

Kha Trinh (Katri) Truong 

Global Education Officer 
+358 504730750 (WhatsApps, Viber, Zalo, Skype) 
khatrinh.truong@karelia.fi 
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