Welcome to Carenet-SE

Welcome to the Carenet-se homepage. CareNet is an advanced research network infrastructure in Stockholm, Sweden. It is a collaboration between centers of academic excellence and the industry. Participating academic institutions include: KTH - Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden's premiere technical university and Karonliska Institute, Sweden's largest medical university. This project is part of a multi-stakeholder effort that is targeted at transforming the delivery and quality of healthcare to elderly people and outpatients. The project is made possible through support from Vinnova, the Swedish government agency for research and innovation.

Featured Researcher

Johan Permert (born 1957), MD (1985), Ph.D. (1993), and Professor in surgery since 2003. Johan has over 100 scientific publications, mainly in the field of nutrition, metabolism, surgery and pancreatic cancer. Johan has a broad experience in organizing healthcare and is now the head of Gastro. Johan has developed a telemedicine network based process for the ├ľAK health care in the Stockholm region, connecting up to ten hospitals using video mediated communication.

Featured Partner

Alkit Communications is an SME ICT company delivering communication solutions in the fields of e-health, distributed collaborative work and automotive telematics. Alkit has a strong R&D profile with active participation in European and Swedish research projects. Within the e-health area, Alkit has participated in the VINNOVA-funded projects SAMS, MobiSAMS and VVP developing process oriented information system components for health care cooperation, including mobile support for advanced home care.