3 Feb 2017 Seminar: Clinical Data Sharing for a 12M Population

Friday, 3 February 2017 from 14:30 to 16:00 (GMT)

Future Business Centre, Kings Hedges Road, Cambridge, CB4 2HY

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SPEAKER: Professor Rolando Rodriguez

AFFILIATION: Institute of Nephrology, Havana and Cuban Ministry of Health

Prof Rolando Rodriguez will describe Cuba’s national eHealth Infrastructure, as a reference project for the WHO for the integration of clinical, molecular information.
Prof Rodrigez will share his approaches in leading his efforts to develop a nation-wide infrastructure for sharing of clinical data. He will also highlight the challenges ahead and the role and impact of initiatives like Repositive on eHealth.

A significant remark in relation to the Cambridge Tech Scene is that Prof Rodriguez is using ARM-based processors for the deployment of the Cuban eHealth Infrastructure, making this a pioneering project in Precision Medicine.


Prof Rolando E Rodriguez Fernandez graduated as a Chemist on the University of Havana in 1989, after his doctorate he stayed at the Protein Research Institute on the University of Osaka on Mass Spectrometry of proteins and then at the EMBL in Heidelberg to work on protein Engineering and Drug Design, he was leading in parallel a group on Molecular Design and Bioinformatics in Havana at the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology for more than 20 years, having a very active scientific exchange worldwide. He leads the ISO TC215 standards implementation task force and the eHealth projects at the Cuban Ministry of Public Health.

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Open event, tailored to the Cambridge Scholar and Tech Scene.

Light refreshments and wine offered after the event.

All welcome

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