Research for knowledge
MDU's research leads to necessary knowledge and development – for Swedish industry and welfare, but also to solve some of the global challenges. The greatest part of research is conducted in cooperation with the private and the public sectors.
Introduction programme may reduce stress for newly hired nurses
Nurses often experience stress and uncertainty at their first workplace because of an excessive workload. Research has shown that one in five new nurses contemplate leaving the profession. Margareta Asp, Professor at MDU, has been awarded SEK 4,004,000 to develop a digital professional development programme for recently graduated nurses.about Introduction programme may reduce stress for newly hired nurses
Researchers: foreign-born women in Sweden must be taken seriously
It is important that staff working at Swedish public authorities take foreign-born women seriously and focus on what they can do instead of what they can’t do, to help them enter working life and society. This is demonstrated by new research conducted by MDU, which also mentions good communication, collaboration and willingness to listen as important aspects for successful inclusion and integration.about Researchers: foreign-born women in Sweden must be taken seriously
Development project will lead to the world’s best e-health
In a new research and development project at MDU, innovation researchers are investigating how e-health and digitisation in healthcare is used, implemented and further developed.about Development project will lead to the world’s best e-health
New project develops systems to reduce the risk of accidental falls
MDU has recently been granted funding for a new project in which medical and health technology researchers will develop systems that enable early identification of people with increased fall risk and offer individual support to reduce the risk of falls.about New project develops systems to reduce the risk of accidental falls
Health and Welfare
An interdisciplinary specialisation, an area for research studies and a field of knowledge where health research and welfare research meet studying different aspects of health.
Computer science related to computers running entire systems or parts of systems, often with a demand for real-time operation, in everything from home appliances to aeroplanes.
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This is how MDU work with the sustainable development goals
On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — adopted by world leaders — officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. This is how MDU work with the sustainable development goals.