HEALTHINF is part of BIOSTEC - The International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies
Registration to HEALTHINF allows free access to all other BIOSTEC conferences
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The purpose of the International Conference on Health Informatics is to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in the application of information and communication technologies (ICT) to healthcare and medicine in general and to the specialized support to persons with special needs in particular.
Databases, networking, graphical interfaces, intelligent decision support systems and specialized programming languages are just a few of the technologies currently used in medical informatics. Mobility and ubiquity in healthcare systems, standardization of technologies and procedures, certification, privacy are some of the issues that medical informatics professionals and the ICT industry in general need to address in order to further promote ICT in healthcare.
Selected Papers Book  
A special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems ( will be edited based on the very best papers of the conference.
Each paper selected to be included in this special issue needs to pass a rigorous review procedure of an extended version of the paper presented at the conference
A book will be published by Springer with
BIOSTEC - HEALTHINF 2008 best papers
Secretariat Contacts
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HEALTHINF Secretariat
Address: Av. D.Manuel I, 27A 2ºesq.
                 2910-595 Setúbal - Portugal
Tel.: +351 265 520 185
Fax: +44 203 014 5436
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