Rus

The IX International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 05-07, 2019, St.Petersburg

HISTORY: 2016 - VI INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

Information about report: Available medical care in the Arctic: prospects for telemedicine

Round table

Available medical care in the Arctic: prospects for telemedicine

Draft*

14:30 - 15:45

Hall 9


Section description

In relation to Arctic climate features and underpopulation in most regions of the AZRF, one of the most serious problems is limited availability of medical care. Telemedicine technologies are of key importance for rising of affordability and quality of medical service in AZRF. In the framework of Round table it is planned to discuss current situation and prospects of distance medical health care as well as legal basis of these processes.

Topics for discussion

  • Legal base of information technologies implementation in healthcare system;
  • Computerization of healthcare system in the Arctic;
  • Logistics of healthcare delivery in the Arctic regions;
  • Role of interregional cooperation in time of healthcare delivery;
  • Technological support for first aid teams;
  • Development of distance monitoring systems over patienthood;
  • Signal communications support.

Moderator

LUBOMIR AFTANAS

Director of the Institute of Physiology and Fundamental Medicine, Vice-President of the International Union for Circumpolar Medicine

Invited to participate

SERGEI ALEKSANIN

Chief Medical Officer of EMERCOM of Russia, Director of the FSI of Public Health “The Nikiforov Russian Center of Emergency and Radiation Medicine”, EMERCOM of Russia

ISKENDER NURBEKOV

Deputy Director on legal issues and initiatives of the Internet Initiatives Development Foundation

SVETLANA MANANKOVA

Senior Advisor to the Center for the development of quality of University Clinic of North Norway

IGOR MOSIAGIN

Head of Military Medical Training Service under the High Command of the Russian Navy

OLEG BUMAI

Deputy Director of FSUE "Research Institute of industrial and marine medicine of Federal medical-biological Agency"

MAKSIM CHASHCHIN

Head of the laboratory of Arctic medicine of the North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov, Minzdrav of Russia

* subject to change without notice