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Digital Skills Committee takes a "megabyte" at the eHealth week 2016

Held every year, the European eHealth Week is probably the most important European event on digital healthcare. This year, the eHealth week took place under the Dutch EU Presidency, in Amsterdam from 8-10 June and for the first time, the European Health Parliament under the representation of the Digital Skills for the Health Professionals Committee made a contribution. Powerful IT...
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DIGITAL SKILLS FOR THE MEDICAL PROFESSION COMMITTEE REPLIES TO EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S PUBLIC CONSULTATION

The European Commission (DG CONNECT)  and the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have jointly updated  a Roadmap  that guides cooperation on eHealth/Health IT. Health related information and communication technology (“eHealth” in Europe and “Health IT” in the US) is a rapidly developing and highly innovative area. It has considerable potential to...
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"Science is for fun" – Interview with Nobel Prize winner Prof. Kurt Wüthrich

On 14th March 2016, members of the European Health Parliament had a great honour to meet the Winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2002:  Prof. Kurt Wüthrich . Kurt Wüthrich is the Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Professor of Structural Biology at The Scripps Research Institute, L Jolla, CA, USA, and a Professor of Biophysics at the ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland. He is interested...
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Urgent Need for eSkills to Bridge Digital Literacy Gap among Medical Professions

    Europe’s citizens are ageing rapidly and it is old news. The elderly population (people aged 65 and over) constitutes for almost 20% of the total population [1] .  Health care systems are in danger because there is a growing gap between the increasing number of patients and the decreasing number of doctors required to treat them. Since 2010 we started to realise...
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