The MyAirCoach project is organizing the Workshop on Mobile Healthcare for the Self-Management of Chronic Diseases and the Empowerment of Patients in Conjunction with MobileHCI 2016, Florence, Italy.
On the 22nd-24th July 2016, the Indian Academy of Allergy organised their annual congress under the theme to 'Expanding the Horizons of Allergic Diseases and Asthma: From Epigenetics to Treatment and Prevention'.
In July myAirCoach partners doctors Matteo Bonnini, Fan Chung and Omar Usmani met with local communities who visited the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital in London.
In a recent video produced by the European Respiratory Society, Dr Omar Usmani from ICL and one of the partners of MyAirCoach project, underlines some important issues related to proper management of respiratory diseases and introduces the MyAirCoach project as an innovative solution for the proper self-management of patients and the decision support of health-care professionals.
Dominique Hamerlijnck, a member of the MyAirCoach advisory Patient Forum, has expressed her views and opinions about the life of asthma patients and the solutions that she is looking forward. The article published on the MedTech website, underlines some important difficulties of asthma management and introduces the innovation potential of MyAirCoach from the patients point of view.
For more details please read the pushed article on the website of medtech (Link)
The ERS International congress underlines the importance of personalized medicine with a series of sessions that focus on specific difficulties of respiratory diseases the can be addressed on a personalized framework of healthcare. The MyAirCoach project is aiming in this direction through the use of modern sensing devices and innovative decision support methodologies that will help both patients and doctors to take control of asthma disease.