IHTC aims to carry out research which will contribute to future-proof and technology based healthcare practices. To achieve this goal, one needs to bring together various disciplines not only from within the University of Applied Sciences but also from external collaborative partners. Results from the applied research ought to embedded in the workplace, and incorporate into the curriculum development of educational courses.
IHTC stimulates collaboration between research groups from the Faculty Technology, Design en Informatics (in Dutch Techniek, Ontwerpen en Informatica / TOI) and the Faculty Health Sport en and Wellbeing (in Dutch Gezondheid, Sport en Welzijn / GSW).
IHTC aims to attract students and teachers to carry out research in the crossing area of health and technology.