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3rd Annual IDH Conference

Advances in Healthcare through Digital Consultations and Three Million Lives: What needs to be done?

09:00 Registration


09.30 Welcome and Introduction

Professor Christopher James

Director, Institute of Digital Healthcare

Morning Session

09:45 Keynote Speaker

Dr Hadas Lewy

Technology and Development Manager, Maccabi Institute for Health Services Research, Israel

‘Digital healthcare and innovation in Maccabi Healthcare Services’


10.30 John Grayland

NHS Birmingham and Solihull; and University of Warwick, UK

‘Use of telemonitoring for management of heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Birmingham. An evaluation’


10:45  Ala Szczepura

Health Sciences, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK

‘Care homes of the future: Emerging evidence on the role of telecare and skill-mix innovation’


 11.00 Andrew Miller, E. Davies, K. Barton and A.Hassn

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University NHS Trust, Department of Surgery, Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, UK

‘Nurse led telephone follow up after day case surgery’


11.15  Mike Smith and S. Tso

Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK

‘Current levels of exposure to telehealth in graduate entry medical students at Warwick Medical School’


11.30 Break and Exhibitions


12:00 Featured Speaker

 Robin Vickers

Director of Strategy, NHS Local and Managing Partner, Clever Together

The challenges in delivering telehealth and digital services at scale’


12.30 Dieter Wolke1,2 and M. Sapouna3 for the eCircus Team

1Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, UK

2Mental Health and Wellbeing, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK

3Education and Social Science, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK

‘Virtual learning intervention to reduce bullying victimization in primary school: A controlled trial’

12:45 Professor Christopher James

Institute of Digital Healthcare, University of Warwick, UK

'Learning Lab - Empowering the patient and clinician in the digital age'


13:00 Buffet Lunch and Exhibitions


Afternoon Session

14:00 Keynote Speaker

 Professor Brian McKinstry

Professor of Primary Care e-Health, University of Edinburgh, UK

‘All watched over by machines of love and grace. Is telehealth the future of chronic disease management’

14:45 Vivian Obiodu

Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Science, University College, London, UK

‘Smartphone apps for radiology learning and practice’


15:00 Featured Speaker

Jonnie Turpie

Digital Media Director, Maverick Television

Multi-platform popular health – TV, open data, online, transaction and mobile’


 15:30 Break and Exhibitions


16.00  John Lawson1 and J.C. Wyatt2

 1Mathematics, University of Warwick, UK

 2Leeds University Medical School, UK

Android app to administer NOF1 trials’


16.15 Panel Session

16.45 Prize Presentations and Vote of Thanks

17.00 Close