The GCC Healthcare Challenge 2050 will be the core theme at our 2nd flagship MENA Healthcare Summit scheduled for 10 & 11 October at the Riyadh Marriott Hotel. It follows the successful 1st event held in Cairo in 2010 with over 300 senior officials and private sector decision-makers from over 25 Countries attending.
The First International Nursing and Healthcare Informatics training course in the eastern Mediterranean region will be held on May 6-12, 2010 at the Hariri School of Nursing at American University of Beirut.
The Euro-Mediterranean Medical Informatics and Telemedicine Association (EMMIT) is organizing the event, with the Hariri School of Nursing at AUB, the Johns Hopkins University [...]
Philips Healthcare and the Catalonian Health Service (ICS) conduct a study, CARME (Catalan Remote Management Evaluation) preliminar results, that show significant benefits in the management of certain chronic diseases, thanks to telemedicine, an innovative technique that allows the continuous monitoring and a higher patient’s implication in the disease treatment. These results are presented during the [...]
Etihad Airways will install new state-of-the-art technology on its long and ultra long haul aircraft which can monitor the condition of passengers who display signs of sickness that might require immediate medical attention.
The “Tempus IC” system allows cabin crew to gather vital information about a passenger’s health quickly and efficiently. The data covers a wide [...]
Casablanca – Morocco
21 – 24 February 2010
Healthcare is a vital field that concerns every citizen and community. Accordingly, governments care for this field to preserve their valuable human resources. Governments achieve this goal by dedicating a big share of their financial resources, employing scientific potentialities, and utilizing technologies. Developing countries face challenges to [...]
Telemedicine can help health care providers in rural areas stabilize and treat trauma victims when long distances or inclement weather prevents immediate transfer to an accredited trauma center. Trauma surgeons in a telemedicine program in Maine reported on their experience at the 95th annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons through a scientific [...]
Dr. Max Stachura, Director for Telehealth, Eminent Scholar in Telemedicine, and Professor of Medicine & Physiology at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, will be the keynote speaker at a special gathering on Friday, October 16th, at the Dublin Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
Dr. Stachura will be discussing trends in modern health care designed to [...]