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100K project
21.12.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

100 000 Estonians will be offered information about their genetic risks

The Estonian Government will allocate 5 million euros next year to a joint development project of the Ministry of Social Affairs, the National Institute for Health Development and the Estonian Genome Center of the University of Tartu. The project aims to collect the genetic data of 100 000 people and integrate it into everyday medical practice by giving people feedback of their personal genetic risks. The general purpose of the project is to boost the development of personalised medicine in Estonia.
vesi
01.11.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

The Estonian Presidency holds an alcohol policy conference

Today and tomorrow, 30 and 31 October, the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union will hold an international conference 'Cross-Border Aspects in Alcohol Policy – Tackling Harmful Use of Alcohol' in Tallinn.
vesi
27.10.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

International alcohol policy conference will be held in Tallinn next week

The Estonian Presidency will hold an international conference 'Cross-Border Aspects in Alcohol Policy – Tackling Harmful Use of Alcohol' in Tallinn, on 30-31 October.
e-health conference
19.10.2017

Over 100 European organisations address digital innovation in healthcare

Today, 17 October, at a high-level e-health conference in Tallinn, a joint declaration of e-health organisations was announced to accelerate digital innovation in healthcare.
e-health
19.10.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

eHealth Tallinn 2017 focuses on the impact that a digital transformation of healthcare systems could have on society as a whole

Over 600 digital health experts from Europe and across the globe have gathered in Tallinn to exchange knowledge and share best practices as part of the eHealth Tallinn conference.
e-tervise konverents
10.10.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

Highly anticipated speakers will gather at the eHealth Tallinn conference

The Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, HIMSS Europe, and the European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance) announced the speakers presenting at the high-level conference ‘Health in the Digital Society.
13.09.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

High-Level Conference Future of Work: Making It e-Easy kicks off today, September 13, and focuses on the changing world of work

Today, Wednesday, September 13, marks the start of the two-day Presidency conference, the ‘Future of Work: Making It e-Easy’ that hosts high-level public officials and experts in the field of labour and employment as well as social affairs, education and e-government, including experts from the public and private sectors. The conference focuses on the direction, extent and pace of the technological achievements and the ever-changing economic landscape that will change both the quantity and the quality of work. The conference will be hosted by the Minister for Health and Labour Jevgeni Ossinovski and opened by the President of Estonia, Kersti Kaljulaid.
etervis
24.08.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

Estonian Presidency invites stakeholders to take part in the consultation of the Digital Health Society Declaration

Together, the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and ECHAlliance invite stakeholders interested in the development of digital health to take part in the consultation process of the Digital Health Society (DHS) Declaration.
04.08.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

Programme announced for the high-level e-health conference taking place in Estonia

The Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, HIMSS Europe, and the European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance) have announced the programme for the high-level conference ‘Health in the Digital Society.
terviseministrite kohtumine
31.07.2017|Ministry of Social Affairs

iEPSCO: Digital technologies must support the overall health policy goals

At the 20 July informal meeting in Tallinn, EU health ministers discussed the future of digital solutions in health.

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