Wednesday, 14 May 2008

Telemedicine in the news

Sometimes little things make you happy. Today a friend send me a link to an article that mentions one of ITM's learning tools for physicians in the field: the Telemedicine website an idea that is successfully taken shape thanks to the wonderful doctor Maria Zolfo.

Telemedicine is considered as one of the fastest growing areas of information, communication and telecommunication (ICT) applications that are used in the health sectors for services enhancement.

This is one of the initiatives highlighted at the IST-Africa 2008 conference in Windhoek where participants deliberated areas of cooperation between the European Union and African partners for the development of a robust information, science and technological landscape in Africa in various fields.

Interested in the complete article: see here.