The 6th Annual Scientific Conference Hospital in the Home Society Australasia will be held in Sydney, NSW, Australia, from Thursday 31st of October – Friday 1st November 2013 at the Novotel Sydney Central.
The Committee is excited to announce that online registration and abstract submission are now open. For further details on this please refer to the registration and abstract submission tab on the left hand side of the screen.
We are excited to announce this year's keynote speaker will be Dr Elias Papazissis, President, IRITEL, Greece.
Born in Athens in 1956, he studied Medicine in the University of Athens. He continued with studies on Public Health and he specialized in General Medicine and Community Medicine.
In 1995 he applied the system of treating acutely ill patients at home and he has been the Director of various companies and hospital departments since then.
His model has been acknowledged as one of the best e-Health services in Europe (e-Europe Awards 2003).
He has been working on electronic patient records, classification systems and systems aiming to assist medical supervision and prevention of medical errors.
He has developed IMPACT© (Intelligent Medical Patient record and Coding Tool) and Control Tower ©. He has invented devises for the care of bedridden patients.
He has been the vice-President of the Hellenic Association of General Practitioners and he is the President of the International Research Institute for Telemedicine and Home Care.
The Conference Organising Committee looks forward to welcoming industry leaders, researchers and innovative models of care and technology into our 2013 conference, as well as new and existing sponsors to support the HITH Conference and Society in its work in 2013 - 2014.