BrainBusiness - Neuroscience meets healthcare industry


Keynote speeches "Understanding and implementing the basics of mental health"

  • Understanding with experimental, neurobiological methods: Chronic loneliness and social isolation (Prof. Dr. Dirk Scheele, Department of Social Neuroscience, Ruhr-University Bochum)
  • Urban Mental Health Project: A complex intervention to improve the mental health of children and adolescents in the city? (Prof. Dr. Sylvia Schneider, Dr. Luka Popp, German Center for Mental Health, Ruhr-University Bochum)
  • Telemedical services: Scaling for psychotherapeutic care and successful business development (Arnd Jäger, Healthy Projects GmbH)

Keynote speeches "Neurodegenerative diseases: Understanding the basics, realizing early diagnostics, shaping treatment"

  • Understanding the mechanisms of protein deposition: Deriving insights for therapeutic strategies (Prof. Dr. Konstanze Winklhofer, Institute of Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry, Ruhr-University Bochum)
  • From research to business: implementing protein diagnostics for neurological diseases (Prof. Dr. Klaus Gerwert, betaSENSE GmbH)
  • Successfully organizing multi-professional care for Parkinson's patients in networks (Prof. Dr. Lars Tönges, Kath. Klinikum der Ruhr-University Bochum)

Brief presentations and updates "Transfer, founding, growing: Who can help?"

  • including start-up consulting at Bochum Wirtschaftsentwicklung, RUB-Worldfactory / health+ Incubator, DigiHealth Start NRW, Quhr – the Smart Health Hub Ruhr

Hosts of the event

  • Dr. Sabine Dannenberg, Research Department of Neuroscience, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • Prof. Dr. Dirk Jancke, Research Department of Neuroscience, Ruhr-University Bochum
  • Dr. Christoph Monfeld, MedEcon Ruhr
  • Johannes Peuling, GesundheitsCampus Bochum

Hochschule für Gesundheit (Hörsaal 2), Gesundheitscampus 6 - 8, 44801 Bochum

Starting time:
3:00 PM

If you would like to register directly, please click here.

Program of the event as PDF for download (in German)
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