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Incentive to multidisciplinary training and entrepreneurship in the field of mobile applications for health education and healthy lifestyle: application to therapeutic education of patients with diabetes.
Project reference: PEJ-2014-A-17560
Title: Incentive to multidisciplinary training and entrepreneurship in the field of mobile applications for health education and healthy lifestyle: application to therapeutic education of patients with diabetes.
Participating centers: Universitat Politècnica de València
Principal investigator: Jorge Bondia
Funded by: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad
Duration: 01/12/2015 – 01/12/2017
Funding awarded: €127,978.00
This project aims to train future professionals in the area of mobile application development oriented to the health sector, serving both the acquisition of new skills to improve their technical mastery in an environment of multidisciplinary teamwork, as well as the development of transversal skills in high demand in the labor market. Likewise, entrepreneurship will be encouraged with specific training activities. As a result, these young professionals will acquire the necessary differentiation to increase their competitiveness and improve their employability in a highly demanding job market.
This action is part of the MEDERI Living Lab (Medical Devices Research & Innovation Living Lab), internal structure of the Instituto Universitario de Automática e Informática Industrial (ai2) born in 2014 whose goal is to create an patient-centered innovation environment in the field of health technology. Work in this project will focus on the research line on “new technologies in therapeutic education in diabetes.”
Universitat Politècnica de València:
- Jorge Bondia (coordinador)
- José Luis Díez
- Joaquín Gil
- Alfonso Girón
- Daniel Costa