ECHAlliance and the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data organised a Virtual Roundtable on Wednesday 3rd September 2020 (13:00 – 16:30 CEST) under the topic Acceptance Criteria for Societal Trust in the Use of Health Data. With the sponsorship of J&J and Microsoft, this event is branded under the Digital Health Society (DHS) and …

by Heather Smith

The Germany’s presidency of the Council of the EU has started on 1 July under the topic “Together for Europe’s recovery” with the strong focus on accelerating and sustaining the digital transformation. Digital health and secure access and exchange of health-related data are some of the preconditions, according to the Presidency’s programme. There will also be a …

by marsa

Last month, DigitalHealthEurope (DHE)  organized a webinar with the aim to present emerging results from WP4 – Collaboration platform on “Citizens’ secure access to and sharing of health data”, gather stakeholders’ feedback and ideas, and support the dissemination of such results. DigitalHealthEurope is a H2020 Coordination and Support Action involving 17 partners from 10 different …

by Heather Smith

Tell us what you know and think about your health data – who can access it, how would you share it, and for what purposes #Surveydatagovernance DigitalHealthEurope (DHE) has just launched a survey on data sharing governance – https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/DHE-data-sharing-governance. With only 5 questions to the survey, we want to reach over 500 European citizens and …

by Beatriz Sanz

Tell us what you know and think about your health data – who can access it, how would you share it, and for what purposes DigitalHealthEurope (DHE) has just launched a survey on data sharing governance – https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/DHE-data-sharing-governance. With only 5 questions to the survey, we want to reach over 500 European citizens and understand …

by Heather Smith

Learn how to use data to advance research, disease prevention and personalised health and care #Call4Twinnings DigitalHealthEurope (DHE) has launched the 2020 Call for Twinnings with the aim of facilitating the scaling-up of digital transformation for health and care in Europe. Real opportunities will be offered to sites and regions throughout Europe to get together, …

by Heather Smith

A rehab lab (rehabilitation laboratory) is a fab lab (a fabrication laboratory) where people with a disability can design their own assistive devices using 3D printing. The REHAB-LAB 4U initiative started in 2016 in Kerpape, Brittany, one of the biggest rehabilitation centres in France. The initiative is now expanding all over Europe, thanks to the …

by Heather Smith

DigitalHealthEurope (DHE) has launched a Catalogue of digital solutions which are the result of EU-funded projects and initiatives that address challenges related to the European Commission’s key policy priorities for the digital transformation of health and care: citizens’ secure access to and sharing of health data across borders better data to advance research, disease prevention …

by Heather Smith

The Digital Health Society  Summit in Helsinki  11 & 12 December 2019 “Connecting Digital Health & Data Initiatives in Europe” Last week we held the first DHS Summit in Finland under the patronage of the Finnish Presidency of the Council of the Council of Europe. The first day was focused on the Finnish Digital system …

by Heather Smith

DigitalHealthEurope will be at the Joining the Dots Conference: Ensuring better data for person-centred health and care, optimised research and Learning Health Systems, 27th-28th November, Brussels DigitalHealthEurope will participate to the Joining the Dots Conference in Brussels next 27h-28th November. The conference, organized by the European Institute for Innovation though Health data (i-HD), will bringing …

by Heather Smith