Karolinska Institutet—Solna Campus
Stockholm, Sweden

Join us at the 7th annual Sectra Education User Conference!

This year our conference venue will be at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden’s beautiful capital city, Stockholm. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s most prestigious medical universities and Sweden’s single largest center of medical academic research, offering a wide range of medical courses and programs.

Date: Tuesday, June 18 and Wednesday, June 19
Venue: Karolinska Institutet—Solna campus in Stockholm, Sweden
Conference cost: We are pleased to welcome you and interact free of charge

The registration is now closed. Questions? Contact us here.

Special for this year

  • A tour around Karolinska Institutet’s medical education and research facilities
  • Presenting research results from renowned institutions and examining the impact of Sectra Education platform on student learning engagement and outcomes
  • Workshops focused on how to use and interact with new Education Portal content and enhancing the way you use the platform.
  • How the platform is used worldwide and the challenges that are faced in different countries
  • A new major product development streamlines the user experience will be revealed!

And as always

  • Presentations from customers around the world
  • Hands-on Education Portal and Sectra Table workshops
  • Breakout sessions to discuss what you find important

We will have fun!

Join us for drinks on the evening of June 17 and a scrumptious dinner in Stockholm city will be served on June 18.

We have a special rate at the Elite Hotel Carolina Tower for the event and pre-booked spaces for you to confirm.

The rate of a double superior room is 1683 SEK* (about 170 EUR) and for a single superior room the rate is 1505 SEK* (about 150 EUR). For reservation please send an email to reservation.carolinatower@elite.se with the booking number 4899924 and they will assist you with the booking. These are great prices for a nice hotel in Stockholm.

*Swedish Krona


This is a preliminary program. Changes may be made to the agenda until the day of the event.


Tuesday, June 18


Sofia Bertling, General Manager Education, Sectra AB
Björn Meister and Hugo Zeberg, Karolinska Institutet

08:45–09:45Dissecting our Experience: Excitement and Challenges from the University of British Columbia
Bruce B. Forster MSc, MD, FRCPC, University of British Columbia, Canada

09:45–10:00Fika (Coffee break)

10:00–11:30Workshop 1: Creating teacher content
Sectra staff

11:30–12:00What is new in 21.1
Theresa Lindholm and Gigi Tejada, Sectra


13:00–14:00Implementation of an Anatomy laboratory with digital and 3D resources through a blended approach, 3 years’ experience in a new medical school
Pedro Hecht MD, PhD, Universidad de Tarapacá, Chile

14:00–15:30Workshop 2: Working with Stories
Sectra staff

15:30–15:45Fika (Coffee break)

15:45–16:45SECTRA 3D real-time reconstruction of virtual simulation technology in the anatomy teaching of otolaryngology: 4 years’ PUMC teaching experience
Dr. Xu Tian and Dr. Hua Yang, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China


Wednesday, June 19

08:00–09:15Karolinska Solna Campus Tour

09:15–10:15Building an Anatomy Curriculum Using Only Virtual Technology
Jeffrey C. Fahl, MD FAAP, University of Nevada Las Vegas, United States

10:15–10:30Fika (Coffee break)

10:30–11:30Sectra in the teaching learning process of human Morphology
Aurora Moreno, MSc and David Escalante, MSc, Fundación Universitaria de Ciencias de la Salud – FUCS, Colombia

11:30–12:00VH Dissector 6
Laura Weinkle, Touch of life Technologies


13:00–14:00How educators can get the most out of the Monash 3D Anatomy Content on the Sectra Education Portal
Dr. Colin Primrose, Monash University, Australia

14:00–14:30The history behind the creation of 3D printed anatomy resources in medical and biomedical teaching: the use of the data on Sectra tables and the next journey — Virtual Reality
Paul G McMenamin BSc. PhD. MSc, DSc, Monash University, Australia

14:30–14:45Fika (Coffee break)

14:45–16:15Workshop 3: An Anatomy lab workflow
Sectra staff and Dr. Colin Primrose

16:15–16:30Closure and group photo


Please send your questions or other considerations to usermeeting2019@sectra.com