Connected Health seminar: How to engage and empower patients?

Lisa kalendrisse13-03-2018 10:2013-03-2018 10:20Europe/TallinnConnected Health seminar: How to engage and empower patients?*Location:* Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol, Teaduspargi 6/1, Saturn...Tallinna Teaduspark Tehnopol (Teaduspargi 6/1, Tallinn)

Toimumiskoht: Tallinna Teaduspark Tehnopol (Teaduspargi 6/1, Tallinn)
Toimumisaeg: T, 13. Märts 2018
Korraldaja: Tallinna Teaduspark Tehnopol

Location: Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol, Teaduspargi 6/1, Saturn

Target audience: Cluster members, healthcare service providers (nurses, doctors, therapists, other specialists), public sector (local municipality representatives, ministries), patient representatives


The purpose of the event:

To showcase good practices, drawing to some extent from local sources i.e. Estonia, but also with European speakers to help illustrate the state of the art, as it is. Patients, professionals and healthcare service developers / providers are important developing digital health in the future.

After the seminar participants will have a clearer understanding of

  • Patient empowerment in digital era
  • Future of patient engagement in Estonia and abroad
  • Health technology contribution in practice


9:45 - 10:15 Coffee and registration

10:15 Introduction to the day

10:30 Opening speech – Estonian Ministry of Social Affairs 

10:40 "Better Patient Engagement using Personalized Videos", Dr. Rami Cohen, Telesofia

11:05  "A whole population approach to self-care" learning from the NHS new models of care program“, Jim Philips, NHS

11:30 Discussion 1 in panel – Questions to be discussed / moderator: Mart Soonik. “Weaknesses and strengths today?”

12:00 Lunch

12:40 Health apps tested by people like you, Dee O'Sullivan, 

13:05 Patient monitoring made different, Elin Haf Davies, Aparito

13:25 Estonian example, Anneli Habicht

13:25 Discussion 2 in panel – Questions to be discussed / Moderator: Mart Soonik moderator. “What are our steps in the future? Possible agreement?”

14:00 Coffee break and networking

15:00 End of the event


Moderator of the day: Mart Soonik

Working language of the seminar: English

Participation fee: 125,00 EUR + VAT 20%

The seminar is free of charge for students, Connected Health Cluster members and public sector partners, Science Park Tehnopol members.

Registration Date: 5.03.2018

Register here