Scientific Program

Monday, October 23, 2017
08:00 – 09:00Registration 
09:00 - 10:30Plenary 1: Empowering and engaging patients in the digital era
(this session will likely be common to both ILAMI and EFMI meetings)
09:00 - 09:20Opening Greeting 
09:20 - 09:50Invited Lecture: Gunther Eysenbach, Professor, Publisher/Editor, Entrepreneur, Infodemiologist Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, UHN, Toronto Harvard University Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
09:50 - 10:20Invited Lecture: Data Science in the Service of Medicine
Kira Radinski, Chief Scientist & Director of Data Science at eBay
10:20 – 10:30 “Assa's testimonial“, George Mihalas 
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break 
11:00 – 11:30Plenary 2: Bringing the digital age closer to the patient 
11:00 – 11:15Invited Lecture: Digital community care: tailoring patient needs
Nachman Ash, Director, Division of Medicine, Maccabi Health Care Services, Israel
11:15 – 11:30Invited Lecture: Christian Lovis, University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Medical Information Sciences, Switzerland 
 11:30 – 12:30Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 13:30Lunch 
13:30 – 14:00Plenary 3:  Innovation: disrupting healthcare as we know it 
13:30 – 13:45Invited Lecture: Innovation and Big Data: Serving patient needs
Ran Balicer, Director, Health Policy Planning & Director, Clalit Research Institute at Clalit Health Services. BGU Associate Professor, Israel
13:45 – 14:00Invited Lecture: Patient Reported Measures Driving Patient-Centered Care
Eyal Zimlichman, Deputy Director and Chief Medical Officer at Sheba Medical Center, Israel
14:00 – 15:05Paper presentations 
15:05– 15:20Coffee Break 
15:20 – 17:00Oral Presentations 
17:10 – 18:20Poster visits (guided) 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
08:00Departure from the Hotel to Sheba Medical Center 
09:30-09:50Introduction - Sheba Medical Center – The hospital of Israel
Prof. Yitshak Kreiss, Director General, Sheba Medical Center
09:50-10:10A national approach to a patient-centered healthcare digital transformation
Nir Yonobsky, Digital Health Implementation Manager, Ministry of Health Israel
10:10-10:30Innovation in digital health
Dr. Nathalie Bloch, Director of the Sheba Innovation Center
10:30-10:45Tele Medicine applications
Dr. Galia Barkai, Paediatric Infectious Diseases Unit
10:45-11:00Development of computational imaging solutions
Dr. Arnaldo Mayer
11:00-11:30Tour of the Maccabi MoMA call center for management of chronic disease patients 
11:30-12:00Tour of Sheba Medical Center, including selected IT applications 
12:30Departure from Sheba Medical Center to Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 
14:00-14:15Welcome Reception 
14:15-14:45Overview of Rambam Health Care Campus – Northern Israel’s Strategic Asset for Health, Security, and Coexistence
Prof. Rafi Beyar, Director and CEO
14:45-15:10The International Teaching Center For Trauma Systems, Emergency and M.C.S
Mrs. Gila Hyams RN, MA, Director, Nursing, Director, The International Teaching Center for Trauma Systems, Emergency and MCS
15:20-15:45Emergency – Real-Time Hospital Management Information System for the Management of MCEs (Mass Casualty Events) at a Level I Trauma Center
Mrs. Sara Tzafrir, Director, Information Systems
15:45-16:00Q & A 
16:00-16:30Tour: The Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital
Dr. Esther Golan, Managing Director of International Relations and Chief of Strategic Development
17:00 – 18:00Return to Tel Aviv