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ICT and Healthcare Forum

Eurescom ICT and Healthcare ForumEurescom's ICT and Healthcare Forum was created after the Eurescom networking session on ICT and healthcare at the IST Event 2006 in Helsinki. The Forum serves as an entry point for everyone interested in European R&D activities related to ICT and healthcare.

The content on this web page will be continuously expanded. Comments and suggestions are welcome.

Mailing-list

We have initiated a discussion forum via mailing-list on research topics in the area of ICT and healthcare.
If you would like to be included in the mailing-list, please send a request to Milon Gupta at gupta@eurescom.eu.

Events

Upcoming events

13 - 14 May 2009         World Health Care Congress Europe 2009   Brussels, Belgium

26 - 28 May 2009         HIT (Health Information Technologies) Paris 2009, Paris, France

1 - 3 June 2009            Patient 2.0 Empowerment - EHR for Personalizing and Improving Care   London, United Kingdom

24 - 26 June 2009         pHealth 2009, Oslo, Norway

Past events

1 - 3 April 2009             Med-e-Tel 2009   Luxembourg

1 - 3 April 2009             Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare   London, United Kingdom

18  - 20 February 2009   eHealth2009   Prague, Czech Republic
                                    Organised by the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic
                                    in cooperation with the European Commission

25 - 27 November 2008   ICT Event 2008   Lyon, France
                                    Networking session:
                                    "Health@Home - A new paradigm for prevention and chronic disease management".
                                    26 November 2008, 9-10:30 (N.29 - room Saint Clair 4)
                                    Summary
                                    Presentations:
                                    The Health@Home service concept
                                    The Health@Home service platform
                                    A physician’s view on the Health@Home service concept

4 - 6 November 2008 World of Health IT 2008 Copenhagen, Denmark

8 - 11 October 2008  9th International HL7 Interoperability Conference 2008  Chersonissos, Greece

8 - 9 September 2008  eHealth 2008  London, United Kingdom

12 - 13 February 2007 Personal Health Systems 2007 Brussels, Belgium

17 - 19 April 2007 eHealth Conference 2007 within eHealth week Berlin 2007 Berlin, Germany

18 - 20 April 2007 Med-e-Tel 2007 Luxembourg

24 - 27 April 2007 HealthGrid 2007 Geneva, Switzerland

21 - 22 May 2007 Cross-border eHealth in the Baltic Sea Region Stockholm, Sweden

24 - 25 May 2007 Continuity, Collaboration, Communication:
                          Challenges for Healthcare and Opportunities for eHealth Rome, Italy

22 - 25 October 2007 The World of Health IT 2007 Vienna, Austria

19 - 20 November 2007  "OR in Healthcare"  Enschede, The Netherlands
                                   Conference for founding a Dutch working group “Operations Research in Healthcare”

2 - 4 December 2007 eHealth: Combining Health Telematics, Telemedicine, Biomedical Engineering and
                                Bioinformatics to the Edge Regensburg, Germany

11 December 2007  TeleHealth 2007 - Telemedicine and innovative technologies for chronic disease management
                              Brussels, Belgium

14 - 16 January 2008  Health GIS 2008 - Second International Conference on Geoinformation Technology for Better Health
                                 Bangkok, Thailand

28 - 31 January 2008  HEALTHINF 2008 - International Conference on Health Informatics Funchal - Madeira, Portugal

30 Jan - 1 Feb 2008   Pervasive Health 2008 Tampere, Finland

10  - 12 March 2008    World Health Care Congress Europe 2008  Berlin, Germany

16 - 18 April 2008    Med-e-Tel 2008 Luxembourg

6 - 8 May 2008   eHealth 2008 conference  Slovenia

21 - 23 May 2008 pHealth 2008 Valencia, Spain

References

Official EU/FP7 web pages and documents

EU portal on Information & Communication Technologies for Health

FP7 - ICT Challenge 5: Sustainable and personalised healthcare

EU studies on eHealth issues

How can ICT improve Healthcare? - Networking session page on the IST 2006 website

FP7 ICT Work Programme 2007 - 2008 (pdf, 478 kb)

Draft Recommendation on eHealth Interoperability - 16 July 2007 (pdf, 142 kb)

Health-EU - The Public Health Portal of the European Union

EU project and study web pages and documents

EC Communication on telemedicine for the benefit of patients, healthcare systems and society. 4 November 2008
(pdf, 60 kb)

Benchmarking ICT use among General Practitioners in Europe Final Report. April 2008 (pdf, 944 kb)

Pilot on eHealth indicators: 'Benchmarking ICT use among General Practitioners in Europe' - Country briefs. April 2008 (zip, 3.39 mb)

eHealth ERA project website

Database of European eHealth priorities and strategies - eHealth ERA

eHealth priorities and strategies in European countries. eHealth ERA report. March 2007 (pdf, 3.39 mb)

eHealth for Safety - Impact of ICT on Patient Safety and Risk Management - EC report (October 2007)

Legally eHealth. EC Study on Legal and Regulatory Aspects of eHealth by the European Health Management Association - January 2006

European eHealth Action Plan - April 2004 (pdf, 297 kb)

Presentations

Presentations from "The World of Health IT 2007"

Eurescom documents

Health@Home - an e-service model for disease prevention and healthcare in the home (pdf, 1.02 mb)
- presentation slides from eHealth 2008 conference, London

Understanding e-health and its promises for telcos - presentation slides from Eurescom study P1753 (June 2008)

Patient Empowerment through e-Health - article by Milon Gupta in the Indian eHealth magazine (October 2007)

Eurescom mess@ge 1/2007 - ICT and healthcare

Eurescom Stimulus Paper: ICT and Healthcare – Challenges and Opportunities (pdf, 62 kb)

Summary of results of the networking session "How can ICT improve Healthcare? (pdf, 71 kb)

EuresTools - ICT tools for effective project management in EU Framework Programme 7 (pdf, 296 kb)