Digital rehabilitation megatrends and competences and Global Digital Rehabilitation Initiative

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08.03.2023 13:00 - 16:00
Registration time
02.02.2023 12:35 - 07.03.2023 23:59
Event type
Event language

Finnish, English



Schedule of the event is CET+1.

“Competences for the new era of user-driven digital rehabilitation” (DIRENE) -project is aiming to advance digital competences of teachers, students and professionals in the field of rehabilitation.

The rehabilitation sector needs to reinvent itself to focus on the direct empowerment of people. We would like to invite you to collaborate on research, development and innovation within digital rehabilitation to respond to the growing rehabilitation need globally.


12:00-12:05 Opening remarks/Kaisa Lällä, University of Jyväskylä

12:05-13:00 Global Digital Rehabilitation Initiative/Kari-Pekka Murtonen and Aychesh Nigussie Koski, Jamk

13:00-13:15 Small coffee break

13:15-13:30 Megatrends in Digital Rehabilitation/Kaisa Lällä, University of Jyväskylä

13:30-13:45 The competence needs in the Digital Rehabilitation/Katariina Korniloff, Jamk

13:45-14:00 Mobile pedagogy in Digital Rehabilitation/Anita Kidritsch, FH St Pölten

14:00-14:45 Facilitators and barriers in Digital Rehabilitation – Panel discussion, chair: Kaisa Jokinen, Jamk

14:45-15:00 Introduction to Digital Rehabilitation MOOC/Kaisa Jokinen, Jamk

Register no later than March 7th 2023

You can participate in the seminar either remotely or by coming to Jyväskylä's Dynamo Auditorium. Participation in the seminar is free of charge and is mainly held in English, but questions and discussions can also be held in Finnish.

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