Veli Stroetmann


Veli Stroetmann, M.D., Ph.D., is Head of eHealth and Policy Research with empirica Communication and Technology Research (Germany). Over the last 25 years, she has been coordinator or principal investigator for European Commission funded studies on eHealth policies, strategies, market research, business modelling, validation, evaluation and impact assessment of eHealth applications, interoperability, patient safety. She was a driving force and main editor of key EU policy and research roadmaps such as: sustained eHealth innovation through person-centred care, enabling smart integrated care, semantic interoperability for better health and safer healthcare, the digital patient roadmap. Within SemanticHealthNet she led the work on sustainability and adoption strategies for semantic interoperability.