Recent advances in mobile technologies have acted as catalysts for significant developments in the sector of health care, affecting strongly health practice and services, patient and healthcare management and, of course, health training and education. There is nowadays an international trend to involve mobile devices and ubiquitous access to Internet in medical curricula and in continuing life-long medical learning, in health monitoring, in active and healthy aging, lifestyle and well being management. In tandem to the above a plethora of technological (mobile based) interventions emerge for various health cases like those of chronic diseases, developmental, affective and socio-behavioural disorders bringing about radical changes to health care services and routine treatment and follow-up practice.
This special track aims to bring together researchers in the multi-disciplinary areas of Mobile Health and Health Training and Education as well as health care and clinical practice and to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of their research activities.
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