IST Event 2006 - Health and wellbeing
Everyone has the right to quality healthcare and it must be affordable.
At the same time there is a continuous need for better quality
healthcare. People are living longer, and this means that the cost of
healthcare is rising. ICT makes it possible to meet all of these

Support for participation in FP7: New National Contact Points on CORDIS

A new section on local support networks for prospective participants in
the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) is now available on CORDIS, the
EU's official information service on research, technological
development and innovation.

Putting the smarts into your mobile life
An EU project team is developing a new platform for delivering flexible
services on your chosen communications device. And the technologies
employed read like a hit-parade of what's hot in hi-tech - the
semantic web, intelligent agents, peer-to-peer (P2P) networks and more.

You're far from home, feeling sick and scared. You're on holiday and
vulnerable and you need medical attention immediately. What do you do?

Call for Papers for The World of Health IT 2007 Conference & Exhibition

Connecting Leaders in Technology and Healthcare
23 - 25 October 2007
Vienna, Austria
This conference, through the collaboration of HIMSS, the European
Commission, World Health Organization and other members of the
Organising Committee, will be designed by and for clinicians and other
health professionals; health IT users and buyers; directors and
administrators; informatics professionals; academicians; relevant
standardisation and competent authorities on an international level and
national level, and vendors.

EURYI: 4th Call for proposals
The aim of the European Young Investigator Awards (EURYI) Scheme is to
attract outstanding young researchers from anywhere in the world to
work in Europe and lead their own research team.

JRC 's IPTS call for expressions of interest
The Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) of the
European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has published a call
for expressions of interest for various studies.

Ruslan David, MD
eHealthNews.EU Portal & eHealth Directory EU
Tel.: + 49 89 3190 8045