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IcyHeart at the 1st ETCPR Conference

Jun 21, 2013

The first European Conference in eHealth and Telemedicine in Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (ETCPR) was organised by the Department of Cardiovascular Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology at the University Hospital “Inselspital” in Bern on 7-8 June 2013.
eHealth and Telemedicine will become an integrated part of cardiovascular healthcare delivery. Development and application of tools, such as Telemonitoring, Telecardiology, Telerehabilitation and Mobile Health Applications in the field of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation were the main topics of this conference. The conference was addressed to Health Professionals such as physicians, physiotherapists, exercise and sports scientists and nurses, Industry Representatives and Service Providers as well as Individuals who are interested to learn more about the emerging field of eHealth and Telemedicine in cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation.

IcyHeart partners presented the IcyHeart System-on-a-Chip (SoC). The talk started with an overview on the need of tele-healthcare services, in particular ECG monitoring, and presented concrete solutions that can be obtained with the IcyHeart SoC. In parallel with the conference, an exhibition with the IcyHeart poster and leaflet took place during the two days where the partners presented the IcyHeart results with a demonstrator built on the IcyHeart module.

The programme of the event is available at:


The IcyHeart project has received funding form the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (Capacities, Research for the Benefit of SMEs) managed by REA – Research Executive Agency under Grant Agreement No. 286130.