What's Happening in Global eHealth: Trends and developments during COVID19

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk


In this invited speech Dr Claudia Pagliari gave a broad overview of some of the ways in which health informatics is manifesting during the pandemic and the lessons arising, from a global perspective. She examined some of the different ways in which data, apps and other technologies are bring used in pandemic monitoring and response, cultural variations in acceptance of surveillance; how mobile tools for managing diseases like Ebola are translating to Covid19, the 'infodemic' of fake news and how the World Health Organisation is seeking to address this; the growth of global scientific collaboration around viral genomics and vaccines, and some of the geopolitical and commercial influences hindering these efforts.
Period8 Oct 2020
Event titleUK Faculty of Clinical Informatics: Annual Scientific Conference 2020
Event typeConference
LocationLondon, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Health Informatics
  • Digital Health
  • Global eHealth
  • COVID-19
  • Clinical Informatics
  • Global Health