Reflections on a changed landscape with Congress and Events Manager, Micaela Jungmalm

Oct 15, 2021 7:35:00 AM

Home to some of Sweden's world-class med-tech and life-science companies, Micaela Jungmalm has enjoyed a career that began in the heart of this innovative region on the Swedish west coast. As Wellspect's Congress and Events manager, she surveys the new digital landscape that swiftly established itself during the year of the Pandemic 2020. 

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Topics: ACCT

United through a love of wheelchair basketball

Oct 4, 2021 7:30:00 AM

What does inclusivity mean? Let's flip it on it's head. As the partner of Svenja Mayer a player with Team Deutschland, André Hopp is also a wheelchair basketball player. The sport is like a second family to them, and it's how they met. Nothing unusual about that, you might think. Except that Andre, is fully abled.
Text: Jana Rudolf
Photograpy: Uli Gasper

André Hopp is the man at the side of national player Svenja Mayer. With her he not only shares his life, but also his love of wheelchair basketball. André Hopp and Svenja Mayer has been an unbeatable team since 2015. They met in 2014, through a shared passion: wheelchair basketball. “To me, wheelchair basketball has become a second family. Everyone knows everyone and after the games we often do activities together", says Hopp. Since he himself has no disability, 30-year old André especially appreciates the inclusiveness of the sport:

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Topics: Paralympics, #RoadToParis, #wheelchair basketball

Our teams always work with a lot of passion, creativity and commitment

Sep 24, 2021 7:30:00 AM

Luc Fassier joined Wellspect close to 20 years ago. Still liking the company and enjoying his role as Referral Area Manager, here he tells us his story in his own words.

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Empowering SCI patients to get their dignity back

Sep 20, 2021 11:31:57 AM

Monday, September 20th marks the start of Urology Week 2021. As part of our annual partnership with The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), we were invited to host the latest episode of their podcast "SCI Care: What really matters" for a urology focused episode with host Rachel Chapple, Global Product Manager and Clinical Education Manager for Wellspect, and guests Carina Andersson, Nurse and Urotherapist, and ISCoS President Prof Ruth Marshall. 

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Topics: International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), Spinal Cord Injury, Spinal injury

How does the Australian national wheelchair basketball team prepare?

Sep 6, 2021 7:30:00 AM

Ella Sabljak and Matt McShane represent Australia in wheelchair basketball. They met at a tournament and eventually became a couple. How did they find wheelchair basketball and what does their schedule look like?

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Topics: quality of life, IWBF, #roadtotokyo, #wheelchairbasketball