First International HEIC Workshop
Khalifa University’s Healthcare Engineering Innovation Center (HEIC) is pleased to invite you to the First International HEIC Workshop, to be held at KU Main Campus from 25th – 26th November 2019.
The HEIC seeks to develop novel methodologies, devices, and tools for the diagnosis, intervention, treatment, and rehabilitation of the wide spectrum of health challenges associated with cardiovascular diseases. The center also has the framework to tackle other relevant health challenges in the UAE. We are organizing the HEIC workshop under the themes of vision on healthcare, innovation, and value creation.
This workshop will represent a unique opportunity for local and international researchers and healthcare professionals to address challenges related to healthcare innovation, with a particular focus on cardiovascular diseases. Subjects explored will include patient needs, clinical challenges in term of diagnosis, intervention, therapeutics, and rehabilitation. HEIC researchers and international speakers will present their projects, achievements, and latest research findings. Also, key local stakeholders from the healthcare industry will anticipate future challenges for the local, regional, and international healthcare industry.
Monday 25th November 2019 – Strategy
|9.00am-10.00am||Welcome and introduction||Welcome note from KU Leadership
Dr. Georg Petroianu – Associate Dean of Research – College of Medicine and Health Sciences – Khalifa University
Prof. Cesare Stefanini – Director of Healthcare Engineering Innovation Center and Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department – Khalifa University
|10.30am-12.30pm||Stakeholder presentations and round table||
|12.30 pm -3:00 pm||Lunch break—Poster Session and Networking|
|3.00pm-5.00pm||HEIC Theme 1: Diagnostics||
Tuesday 26th November 2019
|9.00am-11.00am||HEIC Theme 2: Intervention and Therapeutics||
|11:00am – 11.30am||Coffee break – Poster Session|
|11.30am-1.30pm||HEIC Theme 3: Rehabilitation||
|1.30 pm –2.30 pm||Lunch Break|
|2.30pm-4.00pm||Presentations from other UAE Universities and round table||
Submission deadline is 18th Nov 2019
25th – 26th November 2019.