Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise

Setting Standards for Emirate-Wide eHealth Interoperability

Hilton Capital Grand
Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
May 29th 2014

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09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and Introduction
Majed Nasser, Member IHE Saudi Arabia & GE Healthcare
09:15-09:30 Opening Address
Dr. Atika Alkhazraji, Head of the eHealth Program, MoH, UAE (invited)
09:30-10:10 Criticality and challenges of setting interoperability standards for deployment of National eHealth. The IHE approach, its organization and strategies.
Dr Elliot Sloane, Co-Chair, IHE International Board
10:10-10:30 Initial Experience with Interoperability in UAE
Dr Osama Elhassan, Health of eHealth Section, DHA
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Leveraging the current portfolio of IHE Profiles. Architecture alternatives.
Charles Parisot, IHE International Board
11:30-12:00 Overview of deployment experiences around the world. Learning about the benefits.
Charles Parisot, IHE International Board
12:00-12:30 Next Steps Panel: Discussion and Questions
12:30 Closing