EHTEL, eHealth Focal Point for Europe
The yearly EHTEL symposium convened once more the European eHealth community - European health policy leaders, strategic European projects and initiatives, NGOs, industry representatives and other stakeholders - in the heart of Brussels, Belgium. [Click image or here for Symposium details] .
Thank You for joining us at the Guiness Store House in Dublin:
The Evening Session "From Hindsight to Foresight - creating integrated communities of care" - co-organised by EHTEL and IBM at the recent eHealth Week featured a compelling Thought Leader Panel discussion at the recent eHealth Week in Dublin.
EHTEL Symposium 2012 "Fact not Fiction: the future of eHealth is already here (6 - 7 December 2012, EESC - Brussels, Belgium). EHTEL kindly thanks all participants for making the event so lively and insightful: More than 150 eHealth and telehealthcare enthusiasts from Europe and beyond met on 6-7 December for the EHTEL 2012 Symposium "Fact not Fiction: The future of eHealth is already here", held in the premises of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), Rue van Maerlant 2, 1000 Brussels, Belgium. The positive feedback was overwhelming and rewarding, particularly for all EHTEL members on site. The event co-incided with the launch of the eHealth Action Plan 2012-2020 - Innovative healthcare for the 21st century on which participants received a first hand presentation by DG CONNECT. [Click bold text above or just here for documentation and presentations] .
EHTEL Symposium 2011 and RENEWING HeALTH Midterm Workshop (30 November/1 December 2011): eHealth stakeholders met on 30 November and 1 December 2011 to discuss how to change the traditional delivery models of European healthcare and welfare for making them better fit to the long-term needs of persons with chronic conditions. The Symposium - colocated with the RENEWING HeALTH Midterm Workshop - convened European-wide leaders, drivers and frontrunners, including health policy, competence centres and many stakeholder representatives. The event was kindly hosted by EESC. [presentations download (PDF)].
- Members of the Executive Board [since 15 February 2012]:
President: Professor George Crooks OBE (NHS24 / Scottish Ambulance Service, UK),
Vice-President: Mario Romao (Intel, BE)
Treasurer: Marjan Sušelj (Health Insurance Institute of Slovenia ZZZS, SI)
- Members of the Board of Directors [since 30 November 2011 / in alphabetic order]:
Björn Bergh (Heidelberg University Hospital, DE), Joan Cornet (TICSALUT, ES), Patrice Cristofini (HUAWEI, CN), Martin Fuchs (InterComponentWare AG, DE), Martin Denz (Swiss Society for Telemedicine and eHealth, CH), David Garwood (Avebury Mgt Services Ltd, UK), Jacob Hygen (Norwegian Health Directorate, NO), Päivi Hämäläinen (National Institute for Health and Welfare, FI), Rachelle Kaye (Maccabi Healthcare Services and MaccabiTech, IL), Line Helen Linstad (Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, NO), Claus Duedal Pedersen (Odense University Hospital, DK), Angelo Rossi Mori (CNR - ITB, IT).
The EHTEL Board of Directors [Directors have been elected on 30 Nov 2011, Exec. Board election pending]
rue de Trèves 49-51
B-1040 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 230 1534
Fax: +32 2 230 8440