The Reaction project is organising a clustering event including other EU projects operating in the healthcare domain which make use of the ambient intelligence. The projects will demonstrate the implemented solutions together with the REACTION platform prototype integrated in the AmI facility of FORTH-ICS. Discussions will be on the benefits which AmI can provide in delivering healthcare in different environments starting from home to primary and secondary healthcare settings.
Partners MUG and MSG has a peer-reviewed abstract accepted called "Efficacy, Usability and Sequence of Operations of a Workflow-integrated Algorithm for Basal-Bolus Insulin Therapy in hospitalized Type 2 Diabetes Patients". The American Diabetes Association's Scientific Sessions brings together scientists and health care professionals from around the world who are involved in diabetes research and care. The five-day meeting will feature the most timely and significant advances in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diabetes. The program is organised into eight distinctive theme areas and includes presentation by world-renowned diabetes experts.
Reaction will be represented at the Danish conference aimed at municipal and regional healthcare and social care staff. Partners DELTA and IN-JET will be exhibiting in adjacent booths and MSG will be demonstrating the GlucoTab. As part of Reaction demonstration activities, some hospital visits will be arranged on 5th and 7th June.
Expert speakers and insightful case studies will explore new models of care that can help to improve the quality, productivity and outcomes of the management of long-term conditions
ATTD 2013 is the Sixth International Conference on Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes. The conference brings together the world’s leading researchers and clinicians for a lively exchange of ideas and information related to the treatment and prevention of diabetes and related illnesses. ATTD has become synonymous with top calibre scientific programs that have provided participants with cutting edge research and analysis into the latest developments in diabetes-related technology. REACTION partners held a mini-symposium on REACTION (BRUNEL);
produced a peer-reviewed abstract with the title "Novel Continuous Glucose Monitoring Techniques within REACTION" (IMM, MSG, MUG); had two poster presentations and two oral presentations (MUG, MSG). The scientific programme can be seen on the ATTD website.
MobiHealth 2012 - 3rd International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare is a conference with focus on mobile communications for the improvement of human health. Two papers have been produced by REACTION partners. Partners CHC and FORTH have submitted a paper which has been accepted for oral presentation at the conference and which will be included in the conference proceedings. The title of the paper is: "Empowering Patients through a Patient Portal for an Improved Diabetes Management". Partners CNET, ATOS and FORTHNET have submitted the paper "Adopting Rule-based Executions in SOA-oriented Remote Patient Monitoring Platform with an Alarm and Alert Subsystem".
HSCBB12 is the 7th Conference of the Hellenic Society for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. 7 dissemination papers related to REACTION were produced, with one winning a best poster award.
The TransMed2012 conference is targeted at software designers and manufacturers as well as users of medical information systems. Partner BTS wil be presenting REACTION at the workshop on Translational and Personalized Medicine - Help from Service-Oriented Architectures, Grid, and Cloud.
The Symposium provides a forum for the presentation of new developments in the important interdisciplinary field of biomedical systems involving the application of concepts, methods and techniques of modelling, informatics and control of complex biomedical systems. Partners BTS and MUG have submitted a paper.
ICML is the leading international machine learning conference, supported by the International Machine Learning Society (IMLS). Partner FORTH-ICS has submitted a paper which will be presented at the conference. The title of the paper is: 'Incorporating Causal Prior Knowledge as Path-Constraints in Bayesian Networks and Maximal Ancestral Graphs'.
The scientific sessions provide cutting-edge education and information for all health care professionals. Partners MUG and MSG had a peer-reviewed abstract accepted for the sessions titled: 'Persistent Hyperglycemia in Hospitalized Patients with Diabetes Despite Considerable Operating Expense'.
PAGE represents a community with a shared interest in data analysis using the population approach. Partner BTS has submitted an abstract for this meeting
The conference is one of the most prominent forums for Greek and International AI scientists to present original and high-quality research on emergent topics of Artificial Intelligence. Partner FORTH-ICS has submitted a paper which will be presented at the conference. The paper is titled: 'Learning from mixture of experimental data: a constraint–based approach'.
The annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo is a premier event, showcasing the myriad applications of IT and informatics to biomedical research and the drug discovery enterprise. Partner BTS made a presentation titled: A Computational Systems Biology Software Platform for Multiscale Modeling and Simulation: Integrating Whole-Body Physiology, Disease Biology, and Molecular Reaction Networks.
SPIE Photonics Europe conference is a conference on metamaterials, nanophotonics, photonic crystal materials, micro-optics, optical sensors, lasers and photonics. Partner IMM had a conference paper accepted titled: A minimally invasive chip based near infrared sensor for continuous glucose monitoring.
The ATTD conference is an innovative diabetes technologies and treatments conference for researchers, clinicians and general practitioners in all fields of diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism. Partners MSG and MUG have a poster presentation at the conference titled: 'CLOSED-LOOP INSULIN DELIVERY USING A PHYSIOLOGY-BASED PHARMACOKINETIC/PHARMACODYNAMIC MODEL KERNEL'. Partner MSG has also an abstract accepted for oral presentation titled:'A mobile in-hospital application supporting insulin dosing for patients with diabetes type 2'.
MobiHealth 2011 is the 2nd International ICST Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare. Partner FORTH is preparing a special session on "ICT Platforms and Technologies for the Daily Management of Chronic Diseases and the Support of the Ageing Population" with paper contributions from several REACTION partners. Five papers have been accepted: One prepared by partners FORTH, MUG and MSG titled 'A Mobile Android-based Application for in-hospital Glucose Management in compliance with the Medical Device Directive for Software', another paper titled 'Exploring new Care Models in Diabetes Management and Therapy with a Wireless Mobile eHealth Platform' has been prepared by partners MSG, ALL and INJET. The third paper titled 'Diabetes Management: Devices, ICT Technologies and Future Perspectives' has been made by partner FORTH who has also authored the fourth and fifth papers, one titled "Risk assessment models for diabetes complications: a survey of available on line tools" and the other: 'Developing advanced technology services for diabetes management: User preferences in Europe'. Web: http://www.mobihealth.name/chiarugi.shtml
MIE2011 is the 23rd International Conference of EFMI - the European Federation for Medical Informatics. The conference will cover various topics in the area of e-health, health informatics, telemedicine etc. There will also be commercial and scientific exhibitions. FORTH, MUG and MSG have submitted a paper for this event.
IMM is going to present the REACTION project.
The conference's motto and program target on building a bridge from research to application of information and communication technology in health care. Submitted and invited scientific presentations and posters as well as workshops and an interoperability showcase will contribute to that. Although papers can be submitted and presented in English as well, a considerable number of presentations - as well as most parts of the homepage - will be in German, which is the official conference language. MSG and IN-JET are planning a poster presentation for this event.
The event is a collocation of the European Commission’s High Level Ministerial Conference and the World of Health IT Conference & Exhibition. It was in 2010 hailed as Europe’s largest pan-European conference: an all encompassing event focusing on leadership and the continuum of care – healthcare from the home to the hospital. The event will also address other related subjects such as pharma and health 2.0. Partner BRUNEL is on the educational planning committee for the event and has planned one of the sessions. BRUNEL will be presenting in the session on standards. Partner ALL is planning to present demos of the primary care application in REACTION
Continua Health Alliance is hosting a two-day Personal Connected Health solutions symposium. The symposium will bring healthcare professionals, researchers, world-class companies, entrepreneurs, policy makers, health ministries and other stakeholders together for an in-depth look at a variety of Personal Connected Health solutions and how these tools and services will fit into Europe’s current and future model of healthcare. The symposium will specifically target Chronic Condition Management, Ageing Independently and Health & Wellness topics. On the 18th the SmartPersonalHealth (EC funded) project will held its workshop to discuss challenges and opportunities related to the introduction of personal health systems in routine healthcare, and to consider and finalise policy recommendations for the European Commission. Partner CNet exhibited at the symposium with a poster presentation.
The meeting’s goal is to assemble technology developers and users to facilitate creation of new and cost-effective tools—including an artificial pancreas—to help people with diabetes. The meeting will particularly emphasize original data. Scientists and clinicians will have plenty of opportunities to share ideas in both formal and informal settings, and gain insight into how to help decrease the physical and psychological burden of diabetes. Partner SOLIANIS participated in this meeting.