Fraunhofer Researchers are Presenting the "Mobile Health Assistant"
Help is at hand for cardiovascular patients: In future, a smart sensor
network will monitor sufferers and alert the doctor when necessary.
Fraunhofer researchers will be presenting the "Mobile Health
Assistant" at the CeBIT fair in Hanover from March 15 to 21, 2007
(Hall 9, Stand B36).

European Society of Radiology launches "Alliance for MRI"
The European Congress of Radiology (ECR) represents the medical
specialty of Radiology throughout Europe and the Mediterranean -
European Society of Radiology (ESR). It will be held from March 9-13,
2007, in Vienna, Austria. The launching of the "Alliance for MRI" is
scheduled for Friday, March 9, 11:15-12:00, Room Z.

British Publishers Ltd Global eHealth Initiative
British Publishers Ltd has just completed the second phase of its
Global eHealth initiative by hosting an influential round table
discussion in Helsinki, Finland. This follows the company's highly
successful first event, held in Denmark in September, 2006.

MEDNET 2007 - Extended Deadline for Abstracts is March 17th
MEDNET 2007 - 12th World Congress on Internet in Medicine Society for
Internet in Medicine
Leipzig/Germany, October 7th - 10th, 2007
MEDNET is a scientific conference organized under the auspices of the
Society for the Internet in Medicine. In 2007 MEDNET is hosted by the
CHM at Germany's No. 1 listed Business School Leipzig Graduate School
of Management (HHL).

Corporate Lecture Forum - TeleHealth 2007
Deutsche Messe is offering all exhibitors and co-exhibitors at
TeleHealth and the eHealth group display in Public Sector Parc at
CeBIT 2007 the opportunity to showcase their concepts, solutions,
products, and services in TeleHealth corporate lectures.

Health Industry Insights Europe Predicts Personalized Home Care Will
Replace the Old Framework
Health Industry Insights, an IDC company, announced the release of a
new report which identifies Western European Healthcare top 10
predictions for 2007. Among the predictions, Health Industry Insights'
European team foresees a long-term shift to transform service delivery
to a patient-centric model, where prevention of acute episodes is part
of patient every-day lives at home, and patients act as gatekeepers to
national consolidated electronic health records.

EU project to develop emotionally aware robots
Designing emotionally aware robots which are able to interact with
humans in everyday settings and develop emotionally in response to
their owner's needs is the aim of a new EU-funded project.
The FEELIX GROWING (FEEL, Interact, eXpress: a Global approach to
development With Interdisciplinary Grounding) initiative brings
together partners from fields as diverse as developmental and
comparative psychology, neuroimagery, ethology and robotics.

Tracking the Secrets of the Brain
Erich Reinhardt, member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG and
president and CEO of Siemens Medical Solutions, has been awarded the
International Neurobionics Award 2006 in the amount of 25,000 Euro by
the International Neurobionics Foundation. Erich R. Reinhardt would
like to promote young scientists with his prize money.

Siemens completes acquisition of GSD
Following the announcement in January 2007 of its intent, Siemens
Medical Solutions announced today that it has received antitrust
approval and completed its acquisition of Gesellschaft fur
Systemforschung und Dienstleistungen im Gesundheitswesen mbH (GSD),
headquartered in Berlin.

COST Open Call
COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) invites
proposals for "Actions" contributing to the scientific, technological,
economic, cultural or societal development of Europe.

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