Insulin Syringe in diabetes. Photo Erica Long

Strong demand for advanced knowledge

Published: 9 September 2014

County councils and municipalities are demanding more and more advanced courses to educate their staff in health care.

The Department of Health Sciences, Luleå University of Technology, offers commissioned programs in areas such as pain, diabetes and lung disease. The resources, expertise and ability exist to customize specific programs to counties and municipalities. The courses are offered as distance learning, entirely online or campus-based
- We have noticed an increased interest in advanced knowledge in the counties and municipalities, says Peter Michaelson, head of education leaders at the Department of Health Sciences.