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When Oct 12, 2017 - Oct 14, 2017
Where Druskininkai, Lithuania
Submission Deadline Mar 31, 2017
Notification Due Jun 5, 2017
Final Version Due Jun 16, 2017
Categories    healthcare   health   health informatics   e-health

Call For Papers

The Special Session on EHEALTH INFORMATION SYSTEMS will be held at the 23rd International Conference on Information and Software Technologies (ICIST) scheduled on the 12-14 October, 2017 in Druskininkai, Lithuania.


The purpose of the Special Session on eHealth Information Systems is to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in the application of information and communication technologies (ICT) to healthcare and medicine. Databases, intelligent decision support systems and healthcare management systems are just a few of the technologies currently used in medical informatics. This special session will present studies from leading researchers and practitioners focusing on the current challenges, directions, trends and opportunities associated with eHealth information systems and their supporting technologies. We invite you to submit a broad range of contributions related to the latest achievements in information systems and software technologies related to eHealth, biomedical and health informatics.


Topics of the special session include :
- Electronic health record (EHR) systems
- Healthcare Management Systems
- eHealth knowledge management
- Patient data security, privacy and reliability
- Performance evaluation of eHealth systems
- Quality of eHealth Information Management Systems


Authors are invited to submit their papers in English through the conference submission system. Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously. All papers will be peer-reviewed the ICIST-2016 Program Committee and judged with respect to their quality, originality, and relevance. For further details, please consult the conference web pages.


All accepted papers will appear in the ICIST Conference Proceedings Volume (published by Springer as a part of CCIS series) and submitted for indexing to Clarivate Analytics ISI.
Previous Proceedings:
ICIST 2014:
ICIST 2015:
ICIST 2016:

Authors of best papers will be also invited to submit extended versions of their papers to Information Technology and Control journal (ISSN 1392-124X; Clarivate Analytics WoS Impact factor 0.633 (2015)) and Journal of Healthcare Engineering (Clarivate Analytics WoS Impact factor 0.925 (2015)).


Prof. Rolf Engelbrecht
European Federation for Medical Informatics- Health
Information Management Europe
ProRec Germany


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vytenis Punys
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Prof. Giedrius Vanagas
Academy of Medicine, Lithuanian University of Health, Lithuania


Kaunas University of Technology (KTU)
European Federation for Medical Informatics – Health
Information Management Systems (EMFI-HIME)
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU)


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