The Med-e-Tel forum is the ideal opportunity to follow up on the latest developments and initiatives in Telemedicine and eHealth and to exchange ideas and experiences related to ICT applications in healthcare. Register on or before Monday, 15th March, 2010 and get the early bird rate for your Med-e-Tel registration. This is a savings of 25% on the full registration fee, a full package offering you access to all Med-e-Tel conference sessions, expo and networking area, breaks, lunches, receptions, conference materials and wifi access at the conference venue.
Hear from the following speakers at the Med-e-Tel opening on Wednesday April 14th:
- Mars Di Bartolomeo, Minister of Health, Luxembourg
- Michael Nerlich, President, ISfTeH
- Yunkap Kwankam, Executive Director, ISfTeH
- Karl Brown, Associate Director, Rockefeller Foundation
- GÃ©rard Comyn, Former Head, ICT for Health, European Commission and Vice-President, CATEL
- Peter Waegemann, Vice-President, mHealth Initiative
- Joseph Dal Molin, President, e-cology and Director, WorldVistA
- Tim Ellis, Programme Manager, Whole System Demonstrators, UK Dept. of Health
- GÃ¼nter Schreier, Head, Information Management & eHealth, Austrian Institute of Technology
- Brenda Wiederhold, Secretary General, International Association for CyberTherapy, Training and Rehabilitation
And more keynote addresses at the Thursday April 15th plenary:
- Valery Stolyar, Secretary, Russian Telemedicine Association
- Feng Zhao, eHealth Coordinator/Senior Health Specialist, The World Bank
- David Benton, CEO, International Council of Nurses
- Mark Blatt, Global Director Health Industry Solutions, Digital Health Group, Intel
An extensive three day conference program with sessions on:
- Benefits of Free/Libre Open Source Software in Health Care (FLOSS-HC)
- Clinical Telemedicine Course
- Closing the Healthcare Gap in Developing Countries
- Cost Effectiveness
- E-Mental Health: Enhancing Mental Health Services Through Information and Communication Technology
- Electronic Health Records
- Ethics and Acceptance
- Framework for Development of International Quality Standards for Teleconsultation Centers (Advisory Committee Meeting)
- HHR for eHealth: What Needs, What Options, What Solutions?
- Home Care and Assisted Living
- Improving Electronic Care Record Keeping, Boosting Productivity, Accountability and Quality of Social Care
- International Telemedicine and eHealth Initiatives and Developments
- Medical Informatics
- Mobile Health
- New Models of Care and the Use of New ICT Solutions
- Standardization and eHealth
- Teleconsultations and Remote Treatment
- Telesurgery and Wound Care
- Virtual Reality and Rehabilitation
For further information and registration, please visit:
Med-e-Tel focuses on ehealth and telemedicine applications and a wide range of other medical ICT applications and on the convergence of information and communication technology with medical applications, which lead to higher quality of care, cost reductions, workflow efficiency, and widespread availability of healthcare services.
The "Med" in Med-e-Tel stands for healthcare services (institutional and home based care, prevention and education) and for medical products and equipment (medical imaging equipment, monitoring devices, electronic health records, etc.).
The "e" stands for the electronic and IT industry and services (hard- & software, internet, e-mail, etc.).
The "Tel" stands for telecommunications (whether it is POTS, ISDN, wireless, satellite, videoconferencing, VoIP, or other).
For further information, please visit www.medetel.eu.