Personal Health Systems 2007
Personal Health Systems 2007 conference welcomed in Brussels on 12-13 February 2007 more than 400 participants.
The conference, organised by the European Commission, involved cooperation of several Directorates General. Sessions were held over two days and featured experts from a diverse background. Invited speakers came from research organisations, medical device industry, healthcare organisations, user groups, Member State public administrations, policy makers, procurers and insurers.
At first, this conference attempted to consolidate the results of over 10 years of research in the area of Personal Health Systems (including telemedicine and home care.
By bringing together healthcare professionals, industrial representatives as well as European, national and regional authorities, the conference aimed to stimulate market development and support Member States and regions in deploying eHealth systems and services that enable better care for people in an ageing society.
Finally, the conference served as information and networking opportunity for the constituency interested in the upcoming Call 1 of the 7th Framework Programme, which aims at a new generation of Personal Health Systems.
The International Clinic of Rehabilitation have been represented by Oleh Kachmar MD, PhD
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