Date and Time: Wednesday 25 September 2019, 8.30am-10.30am  Venue: The Royal Automobile Club, Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HS ECHAlliance Chair, Brian O’Connor will speak at the first Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare (FRRH) Business Breakfast 25th September at 8:50. The event is organised by  of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. About the event Many people around the …

by Heather Smith

This free to attend webinar, will give details about forthcoming H2020 Digital Health related Calls from the Health and ICT Work Programmes and will provide you with the opportunity to: Gather information on forthcoming topics Discuss and refine your project ideas with potential partners Join consortia forming around forthcoming topics Identify and link with new partners across Europe Overview This webinar is aimed at companies …

by Heather Smith

We are delighted to announce that, for the first time, the 2019 EIP on AHA Conference of Partners will be jointly organised with the AAL Forum on the 23-25 September 2019 in Aarhus, Denmark. As part of their joint mission to support ageing and care in digital transformation, the two organisations are teaming up to …

by Heather Smith

Call For Participation The European Federation for Medical Informatics and the Chinese Medical Informatics Association supported by the European Society of Emergency Medicine, the Joint Institute for Innovation Policy, and the ECHAlliance join forces to arrange the 1st EU-China Health Summit, which will be held on August 25th, 2019 in Lyon, in conjunction with the …

by Heather Smith

A bumper week of Ecosystems took place from 6 to 10 May 2019 with three separate ecosystems meeting in Spain, Romania and Northern Ireland. Starting in Galicia with the Galician Health Ecosystem hosted by the Galician Health Cluster and then on Thursday 9 May, Europe Day, we had the very first meeting of our Transylvania …

by Matt Grek

The Connectathon, which included over 3000 interoperability tests of health information systems, was held in Rennes in April 2019. It gathered more than 350 people from 89 companies and 18 countries.  Connectathon is a five-day ‘connectivity marathon’ for testing the interoperability of health information systems. It is a unique opportunity for vendors to test the …

by Matt Grek

Republished from: https://ec.europa.eu/health/human-use/events/ev_20190617_en In the beginning of this century, the EU put in place two regulations: one for medicines for rare diseases (‘orphans’) in 2000 and one for medicines for children in 2006. The ultimate objective of the legislation was to increase therapeutic choices for children and patients suffering from rare diseases. How? By bringing …

by Matt Grek

This year the 2nd Big Data for Precision Medicine Symposium (BDPM 2019) will be organized by the H2020 projects iASiS and PULSE.

by Matt Grek

During the first day of the Digital Health and Wellness Summit 2019, Catherine Chronaki, Secretary General at HL7 and Scientific Coordinator of Trillium II, gave a presentation during the panel session “Digital Health Innovation in Maternal and Child Care”. In particular, she explained how the International Patient Summary (IPS) could positively affect this specific sector offering solutions to improve …

by Matt Grek

Cities face major challenges in creating healthier urban environments. Digital divide, pollution, road traffic and social and health inequalities are all major hurdles to overcome. Day 2 of the Digital Health and Wellness Summit 2019 (DHWS19) focused on the routes being taken around the world to create Smart Healthy Cities and took us on a deep …

by Matt Grek