A degree programme to train in the challenges of digital health issues: such is the offer by Université Caen Normandie with its Diplôme Universitaire (DU) e-santé, opened as a partnership with EM Normandie's InsIDE and the Pôle de compétitivité TES. A unique programme in Normandy, it answers the needs and interrogations of health professionals, who have to cope with the transformation of medical practices, and from engineers and manufacturers who wish to design new innovative solutions.
This DU e-santé comprises 5 modules: Medicine, Law, Industrial Technique, and Entrepreneurship, offering 220 on-campus hours in total, combining academic lectures and practical applications. The legal and ethical framework, the recommendations by the National Medical Association are introduced, as well as societal and economic stakes. The programme also helps getting acquainted with development stakes linked to e-Health solutions, as well as the launching methodology for a start-up, an area for which InsIDE contributes with its knowhow.
The first session will open in January 2018, 16 candidates have already registered.