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‘Fieldlabs’ in Het Parool

Together with ROCs (Regional Education Centers), care organizations and the Cities of Amsterdam and Almere, ahti is working on the project ‘Zorg in de wijk in de 21e eeuw’ (‘Neighborhood care in the 21st century’). In this alliance, learning and working are brought together in existing care locations in the Read more…

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How to make healthy choices easier

‘Obesity: the role of the food environment’ was the topic of ahti Connect on February 15. Speakers were Coosje Dijkstra, researcher at VU University working at the Institute of Health Sciences, department Youth and Lifestyle, and Loek Leenen, project leader of ‘Amsterdamse Aanpak Gezond Gewicht’. Obesity in the Netherlands The number of Read more…

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Succesful pilot for tailor-made local healthcare

Thursday, February 8th 2018, was the final meeting for the pilot ‘Neighborhood Based Approach’ (‘Wijkbrede Aanpak’) at the Stadionbuurt / District of Zuid (South) in Amsterdam. ‘Neighborhood Based Approach’ is a training program that helps local Zorg & Welzijn (health and welfare) professionals work together with local residents in order to Read more…

“Let the data talk!”

On January 18th ahti organized its’ fifth ahti Connect in this new year on ‘Evidence-based policy: Fact or fiction?’. Duco Stuurman, director of the social domain in the City of Amsterdam and Ruben Spruit, co-founder of Delph and specialist in machine learning, artificial intelligence and big data, discussed how data Read more…

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Ahti strategy 2018 – 2024

The City of Amsterdam will continue to support ahti with 6 mln euro for the continuation period 2018-2024. By connecting people, technology, information and entrepreneurship, ahti stimulates innovation in health. Ahti is going to target Innovation and Entrepreneurship within healthtech to achieve the following objectives: Facilitate targeted (policy) interventions and Read more…