e-Health Research Symposium

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Friday, February 6, 2015


The UT Austin-Portugal Digital Media Program invites faculty and students studying communication and health-related topics to attend a research symposium held on February 6 at FCT-UNL. This meeting brings together scholars from UT Austin and Portuguese universities pursuing research on a variety of e-Health topics, and is intended to strengthen the health informatics research community across partner institutions and provide a space for researchers to exchange ideas and find points of mutual interest.

Collaborative Research Projects:

We invite you to participate either as a presenter or as an interested researcher. Faculty members and graduate students at Portuguese partner institutions are encouraged to participate and share their research in informal presentations. Talks on various areas of e-Health are welcome.



Opening remarks by Dr. Sharon Strover and Dr. Nuno Correia


First panel


Coffee break


Second panel

National School of Public Health, UNL; Editor-in-Chief International Journal of Healthcare Management, UK; Scientific Editor for Imperial College London, University Press, UK; ISCSP - University of Lisbon

From Health Communication to e-Health: Challenges on Advanced Training and Scientific Publishing




Third panel


Coffee break


Industrial Presentation

CEO, Take the Wind

Accelerating Critical Thinking & Clinical Decision-making for Acute and Chronic Care


General discussion and closing remarks


The symposium will be held at the Ágora Room, Floor -1, Library of the Faculty of Science and Technology, New University of Lisbon at Caparica, Portugal.

More information on how to reach FCT/UNL is available here.