Enriching knowledge and enhancing care through health data

Updates i~HD Annual Conference

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Pascal Coorevits

HAS A MESSAGE
FOR YOU

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Mitchell
Silva

HAS A MESSAGE
FOR YOU

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Chuck Friedman

HAS A MESSAGE
FOR YOU

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Mats Sundgren

INVITES YOU TO
GOTHENBURG

  • Pascal Coorevits, Professor, Ghent University; Vice President for Research, The EuroRec Institute
  • Chuck Friedman, Josiah Macy Jr. Professor of Medical Education and Chair of the Department of Learning Health Sciences, University of Michigan
  • Andrew Roddam, VP & Head Real World Evidence and Epidemiology, GSK
  • Mitchell Silva, patient advocate, co-founder of Esperity
  • Mats Sundgren, Health Informatics Director, AstraZeneca

Realising the value of health data,
showcasing practical examples from research and healthcare

The conference will showcase how routinely collected health data (Real World Data) can be used to derive important knowledge insights, possibly uniquely from large scale data, and how these insights can and should impact on decision making and healthcare strategy.

  • How is routinely collected health data (Real World Data - RWD) already being used to derive important knowledge insights, possibly uniquely from these data?
  • How should Real World Data insights impact on decision making and healthcare strategy?

Our mission

The mission of The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD) is to enable, coordinate, and accelerate the efficient development and deployment of interoperable and seamless eHealth solutions and research strategies, towards achieving best practices and sustainable integrated person-centred health care, to optimise health and wellness in Europe, and beyond. It aims to guide and catalyse the best, most efficient and trustworthy uses of health data and interoperability, for optimising health and knowledge discovery.

i~HD has been established to tackle areas of challenge in the successful scaling up of innovations that critically rely on high quality and interoperable health data. It specifically addresses obstacles and opportunities to using health data by collating, developing and promoting best practices in information governance and in semantic interoperability. It is helping to sustain and propagate the results of health information and communication technology (ICT) research that enable better use of health data, assessing and optimising their novel value wherever possible.

i~HD has been formed after wide consultation and engagement of many stakeholders to develop methods, solutions and services that can help to maximise the value obtained by all stakeholders from health data. It supports innovations in health maintenance, health care delivery and in knowledge discovery, while ensuring compliance with all legal prerequisites, especially regarding the insurance of patient’s privacy protection. It unites multiple stakeholder groups to ensure that future solutions serve their collective needs and can be readily adopted affordably and at scale.


Enabling the best and trustworthy uses of health data for care and research