DigiHealthDay 2020 pre-meeting WEBINAR SERIES

Dear Colleagues,

The DigiHealthDay 2020 pre-meeting WEBINAR SERIES continues to bring people together on virtual platforms to share knowledge and experiences in Digital Health. What had initially been planned as an in-person workshop series has by now transcended borders and turned into a prominent international event. This WEBINAR series concludes with the three upcoming WEBINARS: TeleHealth Applied to Extreme Environments – Facts and Challenges, Applied Public Health Informatics, and Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare.

The WEBINAR TeleHealth Applied to Extreme Environments – Facts and Challenges will be led by Prof. Thais Russomano. She is the founder of Microgravity Centre, PUCRS, and the director of two companies: InnovaSpace Ltd (UK) and the International Space Medicine Consortium (USA). This WEBINAR will explore the application of telehealth to extreme environments on earth and in space, most common medical conditions and emergencies that can affect humans exposed to an extreme environment, and the challenges regarding the use of telehealth in such extreme conditions. This WEBINAR is on June 4, 2020, at 14:00 – 17:15 (CEST).

Public health informatics is now in the spotlight than ever before, since the current pandemic situation. The four-day WEBINAR on Applied Public Health Informatics by an internationally renowned expert, Dr. Brian E. Dixon will give an insight into core aspects of informatics relevant to the collection, management, and application of public health data. Dr. Brian E. Dixon is the Director of Public Health Informatics and an Associate Professor at Indiana University (IU), Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health as well as the Regenstrief Institute’s Center for Biomedical Informatics. This WEBINAR will take place from June 8 – June 11, 2020, at 14:00 – 17:00 (CEST).

One of our regular visitors at DIT-ECRI, Justus Wolff will lead the WEBINAR on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare. He is Manager at Syte and a Strategy Advisory for Digital Health to many global companies. He is also a guest lecturer at IMD in Switzerland and the University of Oxford, as well as at DIT-ECRI. This WEBINAR will help to understand the economic impact of Artificial Intelligence in healthcare, the strategies and implementation methods of business models for Digital Health services across the pharma, medtech, and insurance industries. This WEBINAR is scheduled on July 9, 2020, at 14:00 – 17:15 (CEST).

Furthermore, we would like to remind you that the submission date for abstract/paper for the symposium proceedings and the Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth (JISfTeH) has been extended to July 1, 2020.

The success of the WEBINAR SERIES is expected to be followed by the much-awaited international symposium – the DigiHealthDay-2020 on November 13, 2020, which is still planned as before. We stay on the watch while the situation with the corona pandemic continues. You will be notified in case of any subsequent changes.

To attend the WEBINARS, please make sure you register here and choose the webinar(s) you would like to attend.

More information on the WEBINARS  is available here.