Save the Date for this ECHAlliance 5 Nations Ecosystem Gathering, which will take place on the 21st of March from 9:00 to 16:30 local time at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dundalk, Ireland. The gathering is organised in Partnership with DKIT and DConnect and Connected Health & Wellbeing Cluster and it will focus on “Every Crisis is an opportunity:Providing Digital Health and Care outside the Hospital.” Attendance is free.
9.00 Arrive and refreshments
9:30 Brian O’Connor, Chairperson ECHAlliance
9:40 Aidan Browne, Head of Innovation, Dundalk Institute of Technology
9.45 Eddie O’Neill, Director COVID Certification Service, Health and Social Care Northern Ireland – View presentation here
Topic: Remote Monitoring and Chronic Disease Management
10:00 Cathy Gillen Respiratory Clinical Specialist, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda -View presentation here
Topic: Virtual Respiratory Clinics under mPower Programme
10:15 Andy Bleaden, Director Communities, ECHAlliance (overview of the event)
10:20 Margaret Whoriskey, Director Technology Enabled Care, Scottish Government – View presentation here
Topic: Virtual Approaches
10:35 Martin Curley, Professor of Innovation, Maynooth University – View presentation here
Topic: What next for Stay Left Shift Left – making it 10X
10:45 Panel Discussion: What solutions are making impact?
11:25 – Break
11:40 Rachel Brammer, Director of Stakeholder Engagement, Connected Health (Ireland) – View presentation here
11:55 Delyth James, Programme Manager, Digital Health Ecosystem (Wales) – View presentation here
12:05 Panel Discussion: What services are making impact?
13.00 – Lunch and Networking
14:00 Carl Power, Programme & Business Development Director, dConnect, Digital Health Innovation Hub, Dundalk Institute of Technology – View presentation here
14:10 Breanndán Casey, Education & Outreach Manager, Connected Health and Wellbeing Cluster, Dundalk Institute of Technology – View presentation here
14:20 John Sheehan, Clinical Vice Chair, Irish Digital Health Leadership Steering Group – View presentation here
Topic: What’s next for Digital Health?
14:35 Natalie Cole, Head of Innovation, Tallaght University Hospital – View presentation here
Topic: Framework for Procurement and Deployment of Digital Health Technologies
14:45 Jim McLaughlin, Director, Nanotechnology and Integrated Bioengineering Centre (NIBEC), Ulster University – View presentation here
Topic: The need for Accelerated Research and Innovation Impact at the Clinical, Academic and Industry Interface
15:00 Andy Bleaden, Communities Director, ECHAlliance – View presentation here
Topic: Using a Thematic Ecosystem around Skills for Health
15:15 Panel Discussion: Upskilling patients, carers and professionals to embrace Digital technologies
15.45 Collaborative Session: How can we collaborate across the 5 Nations?
16:15 Closing remarks