posted by organizer: Vzt15 || 860 views || tracked by 5 users: [display]

GLOBAL HEALTH 2016 : The Fifth International Conference on Global Health Challenges


When Oct 9, 2016 - Oct 13, 2016
Where Venice, Italy
Submission Deadline Jun 17, 2016
Notification Due Jul 16, 2016
Final Version Due Aug 30, 2016
Categories    health   biomedical   ehealth   systems

Call For Papers

GLOBAL HEALTH 2016, The Fifth International Conference on Global Health Challenges

General page:

Submission page:

Event schedule: October 9 - 13, 2016 - Venice, Italy


- regular papers [in the proceedings, digital library]

- short papers (work in progress) [in the proceedings, digital library]

- ideas: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]

- extended abstracts: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]

- posters: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]

- posters: slide only [slide-deck posted at]

- presentations: slide only [slide-deck posted at]

- demos: two pages [posted at]

- doctoral forum submissions: [in the proceedings, digital library]

Proposals for:

- mini symposia: see

- workshops: see

- tutorials: [slide-deck posed on]

- panels: [slide-deck posed on]

Submission deadline: May 23, 2016

Sponsored by IARIA,

Extended versions of selected papers will be published in IARIA Journals:

Print proceedings will be available via Curran Associates, Inc.:

Articles will be archived in the free access ThinkMind Digital Library:

The topics suggested by the conference can be discussed in term of concepts, state of the art, research, standards, implementations, running experiments, applications, and industrial case studies. Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas.

All tracks are open to both research and industry contributions, in terms of Regular papers, Posters, Work in progress, Technical/marketing/business presentations, Demos, Tutorials, and Panels.

Before submission, please check and comply with the editorial rules:

GLOBAL HEALTH 2016 Topics (for topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)

Call for Papers:



Foundations in global health informatics; Computational health; Software for health; Independent living technologies; ICT and health; Platform interoperability; Semantic interoperability; Diagnosis systems; Applied health informatics; User interfaces and visualization

Medical Systems and Technologies

Scalable medical systems; Hospital medical systems architecture; Medical-oriented communication protocols; Integration of heterogeneous medical systems; Noncontact human vital-signs sensing systems; Rehabilitation systems; Medical implant technologies; Digital biomedical images; Systems for measuring tissue parameters; Macroscopy and microscopy systems; Video-based healing systems; Mammograms systems; Patient-centric electronic health record systems; ICT platforms for domestic healthcare of patients affected by chronic diseases; Systems for monitoring special diseases (Parkinson, Alzheimer, Diabetes, etc.); Real-time medical data collection


Bio-medical semantics; Bio-medicine; Disease biomarker prediction; Applications of bio-nano technology; Body networks; Mobile healthcare; Ubiquitous healthcare; Human body communication devices; In-body video-driven navigation exploration; Wireless communication and inferences in in body networks-working environments ; Acoustic metrics and patterns for body exploration systems; Near-field effect and implant body area networks; Assisted wireless body area systems; Medical systems based on smart devices


Clinical epigenetic; Long term health conditions; Ambient assisted; Genetics; Virtual reality in medicine surgery; Clinical trials; Computational and knowledge management on proteomics and genomics; Drug design, disease diagnosis and control


Nursing; Patient-centered care; Personalized medicine; Pervasive health; Homecare; Pharmaceutical services


Biomedicine; Natural medicine; Preventive medicine; Chronic diseases following; Home surveillance


Security aspects and access control on medical data; Data management in pervasive context; Data quality assurance and provenance; Patient flow models in hospitals; Clinical data analysis; Information visualization of medical data; Performance of medical systems; Accuracy of medical systems; Scalability evaluation; Mobile clouds in medical scenarios ; Security of medical systems; Privacy for wired and wireless medical devices


eHealth initiatives; Social medicine; Health global accessibility; Epidemic spreading and control; Health Education; Providing health in remote areas; Decision support within healthcare; Ethical aspects in eHealth; Healthcare plans and patient benefits; Synchronization of federal regulations; Availability of medication; Community health services


GLOBAL HEALTH 2016 Committee:

Related Resources

IJITSA - IoT Challenges 2016   IGI Global IJITSA journal -) Computing Challenges on IoT and Pervasive Systems
IJBES 2016   International journal of Biomedical Engineering and Science
AIP Special Issue 2016   Journal Acta Informatica Pragensia - Special Issue on Systems
14TH ECONOMIX 2016   14th Economix Global Economic Challenges
EJBLS - 4 2016   European Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences 4/2016
PHC 2017   4th Annual Public Health Conference
HEPRAN 2016   Health Promoting Behaviours – Panacea to Contemporary Public Health Challenges.
ICT4AWE 2017   3rd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health
SysCon 2017   IEEE International Systems Conference 2017
GHTC 2016   IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference