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Research & Innovation

Posted on 10.12.2020

Accelerating medtech innovation in paediatrics

For start-ups working in paediatrics, competitions can offer funding, exposure and invaluable access to mentorship.   Despite advances in medical technology, the fruits of progress are not shared equally across age groups. One of the biggest challenges we see in the paediatric domain, and especially among those younger in the age spectrum, is the lack […]

By Kolaleh Eskandanian Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer at Children’s National Hospital


Posted on 17.08.2016

Facing the challenges of trauma patients

What is your day-to-day work like? How do you help improve or save people’s lives through your work? I work in Ljubljana University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia and I’m head of the Paediatric Trauma Unit. I studied and received my medicine degree in the same city, in Ljubljana University. I’ve specialised in orthopaedic trauma for 16 […]

By Prof. Matej Kastelec Head of the Paediatric Trauma Unit at the University Medical Centre in Ljubljana