Eindhoven MedTech Innovation Center
Improving value based healthcare by creating and expanding an ecosystem that enables a fast track to high-tech health innovations.
Health at TU/e covers 7 focus areas: Bio-molecular Sensing, Data Science in Health, Healthy Daily Living, Medical Imaging and Monitoring, Monitor - Diagnose and Present, Regenerative Medicine and Robotics.
Bio-molecular Sensing is an area of research where technologies are being developed for measuring biomolecular markers in bodily fluids and...
Data Science in Health
Based on realworld data, we are developing datadriven analyses which take into account operational processes and decision rules.
Health Daily Living
Our society is faced with a number of major challenges including health-related ones, such as aging, obesity, cardio-vascular diseases or...
Medical Imaging and Monitoring
Imaging plays a crucial role in current healthcare practice. It is used in screening to detect diseases early, in making accurate diagnoses,...
Monitor, Diagnose & Present
The area Monitor Diagnose & Present, although not speci c to any disease or sub-area of Health, is characterized by a methodology concerned...
Regenerative medicine, at the interface of engineering and life sciences, exploits the properties of living cells, in combination with...
The robotics research group, part of the faculty of Mechanical Engineering, focuses on both healthcare and surgical robotics. In surgery,...
Engineering solutions that will impact people's health
TU/e contributes to the progress of technical sciences and the development of technological innovations. Its research plays a significant role in the international scientific community.
Our society faces numerous challenges in the field of healthcare. These include an ageing population, a growing number of people with lifestyle related diseases like obesity and diabetes and other chronic diseases, as well as rapidly rising staff shortages. These challenges require new products and services in the healthcare industry and technology can play a crucial role in addressing those challenges.
That is why Health has been a key focus at TU/e for many years. In fact, TU/e was the first Dutch university to offer a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering, and Health is now one of TU/e’s three strategic areas, positioning the university as a leader in this field. Technology with a human face.Read more
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Peter de With
Carmen van Vilsteren
Our student teams
The Tech United @Home team is a student team developing autonomous robots that can enable people to live longer in their home.
Blue Jay Eindhoven
To create your future drone assistant in healthcare
iGEM, Internationally Genetically Engineered Machine, is an academic competition aimed at improving peoples’ understanding of synthetic...
T.E.S.T. competes in the annual SensUs competition, striving to transform healthcare by developing innovative new biosensors.
SensUs is the yearly international student competition on sensors for health.
Our educational programs
TU/e offers various Health related programs at BSc, MSc, PDEng and PhD level. There is also an Honors program.
Major Biomedical Engineering
Investigate, explore and develop new technologies to solve biomedical problems.
Major Medical Sciences and Technology
Unravel biological processes in organs, tissues, cells and molecules of the human body. Combine this knowledge with the basics of ...
Psychology & Technology
You learn how technology influences people, and how you can use knowledge of psychology to let people use technology as effectively as...
Care and Cure
The importance of the health field as a consumer of technological applications and, in particular, electrical engineering applications is...
Master Biomedical Engineering
Technological research to improve healthcare. Apply maths, physics and chemistry to solve biomedical problems.
Master Medical Engineering
Do technological research to improve healthcare. Work in a clinical environment and focus on specific patients.
Mastertrack Medical Imaging
This track aims to provide an excellent Master's program in the field of imaging and image analysis.
Regenerative Medicine and Technology
Develop applications that help the body to heal itself. Work at the intersection of biomedical science, technology and clinical...
Health Honors program
A Master’s honors program consists of two interrelated components: personal leadership development and professional development.
PDEng Clinical Informatics (CI)
The designer's program Clinical Informatics is geared towards the design of information systems in healthcare.
PDEng DEES - Healthcare Systems Design
Healthcare Systems Design focuses on the design of new prototypes of healthcare systems or wellbeing devices within multidisciplinary teams....
PDEng Design and Technology of Instrumentation (DTI)
Instrumentation forms the basis for measurements in a broad range of sciences and high-tech industries with a multidisciplinary context.
PDEng Qualified Medical Engineer (QME)
The Qualified Medical Engineer (QME) focuses on a systematic design approach when introducing new technology in healthcare. While many...
PhD program Life Sciences and Engineering
There is an endless demand in modern healthcare for technologies to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of health problems. To...
Meet our partners
Making healthcare more efficient, so that it contributes to a better quality of life, requires new products and services. That is why TU/e is developing new technologies to make care more patient-oriented. TU/e collaborates with a wide variety of industrial and medical partners to help achieve this goal.
Visiting addressStrategic Area HealthMetaForum 3.093Groene Loper 55612 AZ EindhovenThe Netherlands
Postal addressStrategic Area HealthPO Box 5135600 MB EindhovenThe Netherlands
SecretaryErica PeijnenburgMetaForum 3.093health@ tue.nl
Communication advisorSacha ClaessensMetaForum 3.091s.m.j.claessens@ tue.nl