Intensive course on Design Thinking in Healthcare Innovation

Learn the Design Thinking methodology and how you can utilize it in fostering innovation capacity and entrepreneurial mindset bringing forth solutions for healthcare challenges of today.

Aman S. Chahal, postdoctoral researcher, NTNU

This course is intended for students who have some basic knowledge about Design Thinking. The Intensive Course (5 ECTS) will provide opportunities for students to apply the essential things in Design Thinking as they innovate solutions for actual healthcare challenges.

The Design Future Health (GREAT) project is a network of Nordic and Baltic Higher Educational Institutions namely – Universities of Oslo, South-Eastern Norway, Tartu, Turku, Åbo Akademi, and Centre for Digital Life Norway. The network builds on a close research collaboration between the network partners, which advocates for novel solutions to tackle the challenges in commercializing academic and clinical discoveries.

Read more about the course program here


The course is also open to people that have not attended the online course. Members who wish to attend this course can apply for a travel grant in order to have travel- and accommodation costs covered by the DLN research school. Read more about our travel grant here.



Beate Rygg Johnsen

Published Oct. 14, 2021 9:00 AM - Last modified Nov. 4, 2021 8:30 PM