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Meaningful social contact is the slogan of SAM Application. Elena Köstler and her team are developing a mobile app to combat loneliness among young adults (18-35). They want to bring people together offline via an online platform. “34 million people are socially isolated in the EU. Today, it is more likely to become lonely between […]News
We are very happy to announce that the call for Amsterdam UMC TKI-PPP grants is now open. For the first time the TKI grant procedures from AMC and VUmc will be combined (now that VUmc has also been allowed by Health~Holland to evaluate its own projects)! This means that the grant amounts available to both […]News
First Aid Instructors of Het Oranje Kruis who have successfully completed the instructor course “Stop the bleeding – save a life” will receive an annotation on their First Aid Instructor diploma. Het Oranje Kruis and Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc, signed a collaboration agreement for this on September 23rd. The course and the eponymous campaign “Stop […]News