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Guide Get professional sparring and advice for your idea, invention or challenge that you meet or issue. We will guide you through the process of realising your idea by collaborating on developing a solution.

Be sure of reaching your goal with your healthcare related idea.

Idéklinikken (the Ideas Clinic) is an innovation department affiliated to Aalborg University Hospital and the North Denmark Region. We aim to bring good ideas to the market in collecting, testing and realising good ideas related to professional healthcare. We are interested in all kind of challenges ideas and inventions ­— from our clinical staff as well as from patients and relatives. We are able to deal with good ideas and follow them all the way through. We are a team of specialists within different fields — right from idea, project development and industrial design to commercial law and commercialisation. Idéklinikken provides you professional sparring and advice in order to qualify your idea get it realised and possibly patented.

The process — from idea to reality Acceptance Go to and file a description of your idea, invention or challenge. Evaluation An internal project team will evaluate the potential of your idea: Is there already a known solution to that problem? Is there an interesting market potential? Is it something Idéklinikken can help with? Qualification and planning Idéklinikken qualify the invention/ idea and identify possible collaboration partner. We start by making a project development plan. Protection and implementation Idéklinikken will evaluate the possibility for patent protection. We also assist with project development as well as implementation in our hospital. Commercialisation Idéklinikken will seek for collaboration partners and ensure the negotiation of agreements between parties.

Product innovation

If you have an idea for a tial. Idéklinikken will kee collaborative partners, in abroad that will enable t has collaborated with th land in the development

It is important that you c clarify the potential pate

Service innovation

If you are experiencing ch care then Idéklinikken ca tions and workshops, we cooperation with you an borg University Hospital in their unmanned blood participation throughou the participating departm requirements as well as a

Research innovation

Ideas and inventions ari innovation in the Danish through your research, y bilities. Idéklinikken‘s spe and how to commerciali

Idéklinikken has, for exa that can measure, colle Aalborg University Hos University.

a new or improved product we can help to evaluate its potenep track on the process from idea to market. We have many n the research as in the industrial area, both in Denmark and the idea to be developed and tested. For example, Idéklinikken he neonatal department and a company from Northern Jutt of a new baby carrier for premature babies.

contact Idéklinikken with your invention as soon as possible to entability.

hallenges associated with a workflow, process or procedure of an help you develop a solution. Through interviews, observae analyse the problem, and develop concrete solutions in close nd your colleagues. Idéklinikken has for example, assisted Aalls blood bank in reducing the number of unintended incidents d depots. Idéklinikken places a great deal of emphasis on user ut the process and the project is thus always closely linked with ment. This ensures a solution that meets the users‘ needs and a local ownership within the department.


ising from research are an important source of growth and h society. If you have developed a new method or technology you must report it to Ideklinikken to evaluate the patent possiecialists know when and how an invention should be patented ise it.

ample, been involved in the development of a stretch sensor ect and analyse body movement data, in collaboration with spital Orthopedic department, and engineers from Aarhus

FORSKNINGENS HUS (Science & Innovation Center)








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Aalborg University Hospital Science & Innovation Center Sdr. Skovvej 15, DK-9000 Aalborg Tel. +45 99 32 68 35, The North Denmark Region


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