mHealth Summit - Call for Presentations

Submission Deadline: June 29, 2012 – 12 PM-EST

2012 Topic Tracks include:

  • Health and Healthcare Delivery,
  • Global Health,
  • Technology, Business,
  • Policy and Research.

The summit will feature its first ever Global Health track, which will showcase applications of mHealth topics in the global health field.

This cross-cutting track will highlight mHealth efforts to improve health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries including progress and challenges projects have encountered.

Topics Include:

  • Consumer & Patient Safety
  • mHealth care models & solutions for specific disease states:
    • Aging in Place
    • Behavioral Health
    • Cardiac & Pulmonary
    • Communicable & Infectious Diseases
    • Diabetes/Obesity
    • Maternal , Newborn & Child Health
  • "Real world" emerging best practices, lessons learned and evaluations from mHealth implementations: Improving access, safety, quality, chronic care, infectious diseases, health-related Millennium development goals, support for the healthcare workforce, connecting consumers, coordination and cost-effectiveness of health and healthcare
    • Federal – DOD, VA, Military Health System
    • Hospitals & Health systems
    • Home, Long-term, Rehabilitation, CCRC and Psychiatric facilities
    • Self-care and care-givers at Home
  • Wellness and Lifestyle uses of mHealth technology and the convergence with healthcare

Contact information

Peggy M. Diab - HIMSS