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Gravitate Health well represented at MIE 2023

Gravitate Health was well represented in this year’s Medical Informatics Europe conference–MIE2023–held in May 22-25, in Gothenburg, Sweden, with many consortium members participating as speakers.
SESSION | Digital citizen services, digital health literacy and more relevant health information to drive patient engagement | Tuesday, 23 May 2023

At this session, Sigurd Maurud, Lene Lunde, Anne Moen from University of Oslo and Petter Hurlen from AHUS (Akershus University Hospital HF) presented their work in the Norwegian testing scenario within Gravitate Health.

Speakers shared the overall vision for the project, followed by insights from the users and their specific information needs for medicines for IBD, and what nurses and doctors often discuss with the patients. Also, examples were presented of the focusing mechanism on the medicinal product information to draw attention to relevant details for the patient about a particular medicine. Participants from the audience shared other self-management experiences and underlined the importance of close user collaboration to create digital tools. Attendees also learned a lot to better understand relevant health information and the importance of trusted sources.

MIE Opening Session | Keynote speech by Dipak Kalra | Monday, 22 May 2023

Dipak Kalra, President of The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD), a Gravitate Health partner, was the keynote speaker at MIE2023 opening session.

In his keynote address, Professor Dipak Kalra shared his insights on the critical role of health data in driving innovation and improving patient care. He covered essential topics in his talk, such as the ethical use of health data, data sharing across borders, and the challenges and opportunities in implementing new health informatics standards.

Gravitate Health, as he said, will alleviate patient medication information management challenges with G-lens at scale.

The keynote speech presentation is available for viewing HERE

About MIE2022

MIE 2023 was organised by the European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) and the Swedish Federation for Medical Informatics (SFMI) on 22-25 May. The conference theme 2023 was “Caring is Sharing”, closely connected to the rapid development of health data sharing taking place both in Europe and globally. 

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