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Telehealth Innovations for Europe
07 Oct 2011 – 13:04
Telehealth Innovations for Europe

Josep Roca, MD, PhD, Hospital Clinic (HCPB), University of Barcelona
There is a general consensus on the urgent need for redesigning European Healthcare Systems to overcome current dysfunctions and to achieve mid-term financial sustainability. Four major …

Encouraging the Growth of Telehealth
07 Oct 2011 – 12:56
Encouraging the Growth of Telehealth

Frank Lievens, Secretary, International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH)
At the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH), we aim to facilitate and support the international dissemination of knowledge and experience in telemedicine and telehealth …

Towards a Connected Health Care Model
06 Oct 2011 – 15:44
Towards a Connected Health Care Model

José Perdomo, Director of Global eHealth Business Unit at Telefónica
The single biggest challenge facing the global healthcare sector is an ageing population that is living with disease for longer periods of time. By 2050, 20 …

Some Issues Regarding the Introduction Telehealth Innovations in Europe
06 Oct 2011 – 15:35
Some Issues Regarding the Introduction Telehealth Innovations in Europe

Professor Stanton Newman, City University London
The ageing population and the consequent increase in chronic disease pose great challenges to European health services. One approach to this issue has been the introduction of telehealth (TH) …

Patients with Metastatic and Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer in Europe
06 Oct 2011 – 15:05
Patients with Metastatic and Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer in Europe

Professor Dr. med. A. Heidenreich, Chairman and Director,Department of Urology, Director EURO Prostate Center Aachen
Prostate cancer is the most common solid cancer in European men with an incidence of 214 in 100,000 men. About 68,000 …

A Vision for Action on Prostate Cancer
06 Oct 2011 – 14:58
A Vision for Action on Prostate Cancer

Professor Bertrand Tombal, Service d’Urologie, Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels, Belgium, scientific advisor to Europa Uomo
PCa is the most common cancer amongst men in Europe, with an estimated 382,000 cases occurring in 2008[1]. Almost 90,000 deaths …

Telehealth Innovations for Europe
06 Oct 2011 – 14:17
Telehealth Innovations for Europe

Pēteris Zilgalvis, J.D., Head of the ICT for Health Unit, DG Information Society and Media, European Commission
The challenges that European healthcare systems are currently facing are common knowledge: an ageing population, increased costs, the need …

Viewpoint on Telehealth
06 Oct 2011 – 12:26
Viewpoint on Telehealth

Dr Malcolm J. Fisk, Health Design & Technology Institute, Coventry University
Telehealth represents an immense opportunity for European countries to re-shape their service approaches so that more and more people will be able to enjoy …

Prostate Cancer Screening in Europe – A Four Month Follow-Up
06 Oct 2011 – 12:14
Prostate Cancer Screening in Europe – A Four Month Follow-Up

John Dalli, European Commisioner for Health and Consumer Policy
Four months on from the lively dinner debate on prostate cancer organised by the International Centre for Parliamentary Studies, I would like to put forward my …

Janssen Viewpoint
06 Oct 2011 – 11:57

Jane Griffiths, Janssen, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
This paper outlines a number of areas that Janssen has identified that, if addressed, might improve the regulatory and market access framework that are associated with the …