Telemedicine & eHealth Section


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About this Section


To provide a forum to discuss the role of digital technology in health and social care settings.

To facilitate education, integration and progress in the field of telemedicine and e-health: and to provide an insight into, and promote, recent advances in this area as a cross-cutting discipline. 

Section members:

Anyone with an interest in using digital health technologies to improve the delivery of health and social care.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are organised by the council, which also provides a great platform for exchanges of ideas and links with other organisations involved with health-related digital technology developments. Nominations for council membership of those with extensive knowledge and experience are always most welcome.

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Health data: Who owns it and how to keep it safe
Health data: Who owns it and how to keep it safe

Monday 24 September 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This meeting helps delegates understand the current subject of why it is important to keep sensitive medical information safe, and the implications to patients, clinicians and providers if they do not follow, or adhere to certain security guidelines to safeguard sensitive personal data. 

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Telemedicine & eHealth Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more Arrow Links

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Building digital health business in emerging markets- why and how?

Free for RSM members/ £6 non-members

Sajid Rahman discusses the opportunities to build a digital health business in emerging markets, as well introducing his own digital health business.

39 minutes | Organised by: Telemedicine & eHealth Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Do we need a new ethical standard for digital medicine?

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Stephen Armstrong discusses technologies such as genetic testing and wearable devices and the impact they could have on health insurance and treatments.

27 minutes | Organised by: Telemedicine & eHealth Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Section meeting reports

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View videos of meetings and lectures encouraging the use of telehealth and telemedicine.

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  • Telemedicine Journal
  • Journal of telemedicine and telecarefind out more arrow


Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.