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Intermediate Level

Approx. 7 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Introduction

Welcome! In this first module you will be introduced to this interdisciplinary, hands-on course about how healthcare innovations can help solve the challenges we are facing with the aging populations.

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2 videos (Total 18 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 readings
Suggested further reading10m
Suggested further reading10m
1 practice exercise
Healthy Aging and Active Living8m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Diabetes

In this module you will be presented with the physiology, complications, prevention and treatment of diabetes. Also, you will be introduced to self-management tools designed to help people with diabetes choose healthy meal plans.

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3 videos (Total 27 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
1 reading
Suggested further reading10m
3 practice exercises
Diabetes/metabolism6m
Diet Self-management Part 16m
Diet Self-management Part 26m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Rehabilitation

In this module you will learn about the Danish healthcare system, how the financial resources are dispersed and how the public and private expenditures are organised – with a special focus on rehabilitation. Finally, you will be introduced to a rehabilitation tool developed by the Danish company, DigiRehab.

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2 videos (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
1 reading
Suggested further reading10m
2 practice exercises
Rehabilitation and the Elderly6m
DigiRehab Case6m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

The Business Case I

This module will begin with an introduction to ethnography as a tool to analyse user needs. You will also hear about how firms can position themselves to benefit from innovation, be introduced to the most common value capturing mechanisms and the different types of intellectual property rights. In the lessons, the DigiRehab case from module 3 will be used as an example.

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3 videos (Total 30 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
2 readings
Suggested additional materials10m
Suggested further reading10m
3 practice exercises
Understanding User Needs - Ethnographic Methods6m
Value Capturing Part 16m
Value Capturing Part 28m
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Top reviews from Business Models for Innovative Care for Older People

By RDJan 1st 2019

The course is absolutely essential for those who want to understand digital health innovation in the real sense.\n\nI myself learned a lot.

By MAOct 17th 2018

This is very nice course to learn something about Old age healthcare system and services especially for the diabetic patient.

Instructors

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Rudi Westendorp

Professor
Center for Healthy Aging
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Finn Valentin

Professor
Research Centre on Biotech Business

About University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest University in Denmark - founded in 1479, and with over 38,000 students and more than 9,000 employees. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide education to the highest academic level. Based in Denmark's capital city it is one of the top research institutions in Europe. ...

About Copenhagen Business School

Centrally located in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is one of the largest business schools in Europe with close to 23,000 students. CBS offers world-class research-based degree programs at undergraduate, graduate, and PhD levels as well as executive and other post experience programs. ...

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