The Tenth International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine


March 25, 2018 to March 29, 2018 - Rome, Italy



Dec 08, 2017


Jan 14, 2018


Jan 28, 2018

Camera ready

Feb 05, 2018

Deadlines differ for special tracks. Please consult the conference home page for special tracks Call for Papers (if any).


Published by IARIA Press (operated by Xpert Publishing Services)

Archived in the Open Access IARIA ThinkMind Digital Library

Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal

Indexing Procedure

Affiliated Journals

eTELEMED 2018 - The Tenth International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine

March 25, 2018 - March 29, 2018

eTELEMED 2018: Awards

The papers listed below have been selected as "Best Papers" based on the reviews of the original submission, the camera-ready version, and the presentation during the conference. For the awarded papers, a digital award will be issued in the name of the authors. The authors of these papers are also receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Awarded Papers

Automated Assessment of Nonverbal Behavior of the Patient during Conversation with the Healthcare Worker Using a Remote Camera
Takashi Imabuchi, Oky Dicky Ardiansyah Prima, Hisayoshi Ito

Worklife Ergonomics in eHealth Co-Creation Governance
Niels Frederik Garmann-Johnsen, Migle Helmsersen, Tom Roar Eikebrokk

An Ontology for Specifying Regulation-Compliant Genetic Privacy Policies
Michael Reep, Bo Yu, Duminda Wijesekera, Paulo Costa

Improving the Impact of Wearable Devices in Health Promotion and Wellbeing: the WEHMIX Project
Elena Como, Federico Lucca

RoboChain: A Secure Data-Sharing Framework for Human-Robot Interaction
Eduardo Castelló Ferrer, Ognjen (Oggi) Rudovic, Thomas Hardjono, Alexander ('Sandy') Pentland

Proposal of Field Oriented Event Messaging System
Yoshitoshi Murata, Rintaro Takahashi, Tomoki Yamato, Shohei Yoshida, Masahiko Okamura


The following papers have been selected on the basis of their contents, specificaly for lending themselves to an interesting extended work. The authors of these papers are receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Papers Invited for IARIA Journals

Influence of the Education Level on Health of Elderly People
Agnieszka Bielinska, Mikolaj Majkowicz, Dorota Bielinska-Waz, Piotr Waz

eCare Tool for Person-Centred Care of People with Dementia in Nursing Homes
Pieter Kelber, Herwig De Smet, Michèle Van Rompaey, Birgit Kerstens, Peter Van Bogaert, Erik Franck

Transition to Adult Care for Youth with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus - Structured Support Aids for Adolescents and Young Patients in Morioka Area, Japan
Kazuma Takahashi, Akio Takahashi, Yasushi Ishigaki

A Study on Facial Expressions when Nursing Students Care for Patients
Natsuko Miura, Kazuma Takahashi, Yoshitoshi Murata

Identification of User Requirements for Assistive Technology for Support of Upper Limb Daily Life Interactions from Stroke and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patients
Anne van Ommeren, Mario Iodice, Marion Main, Jacqueline Pitchforth, Franscesco Muntoni, Gerdienke Prange-Lasonder, Hans Rietman, Jaap Buurke

Correlational Analyses among Personality Traits, Emotional Responses and Behavioral States Using Physiological Data from Wearable Sensors
Cai Ruiying, Ao Guo, Jianhua Ma, Runhe Huang

OPeN: Linking the National Adverse Reactions Database with Clinical IT Systems in Croatia
Arian Rajh, Dubravka Sudić, Katarina Gvozdanović

Interactive Data Exploration Supporting Elderly Care Planning
Harry Freitas da Cruz, Marie Gebhardt, Felix Becher, Matthieu-P. Schapranow

Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors for Temperature Monitoring During Radio Frequency Thermal Ablation (RFTA) Treatment on Ex-vivo Organs
Giovanna Palumbo, Agostino Iadicicco, Stefania Campopiano, Paola Saccomandi, Daniele Tosi, Paolo Verze, Nicola Carlomagno, Vincenzo Tammaro, Juliet Ippolito, Elena De Vita, Carlo Massaroni, Emiliano Schena

Exploring the Use of Context-Awareness in Scheduling Methods to Approach the Patient Planning Problem
Conceição Granja, Terje Solvoll

An Expert System Framework for Lifestyle Counselling
Benedek Szakonyi, Tamás Lőrincz, Ágnes Lipovits, István Vassányi

So'rah: An Arabic Mobile Health Application for Saudi Dietary Evaluation
Abeer S. Al-Humaimeedy, Rahaf Almozaini, Lama Almansour, Kholoud Alaqeely, Ahlam Almutairi, Abeer Alolayan

Region-Based Bed Capacity mHealth Application for Emergency Medical Services: Saudi Arabia Case Study
Khulood Alghamdi, Shada Alsalamah, Ghada Al-Hudhud, Thamer Nouh, Ibrahim Alyahya, Sakher AlQahtani

An Enhanced Approach for the Prioritisation in Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) Services Using Data Mining Techniques
Noura Alzeer, Hessah Alsalamah, Alaaeldin Hafez


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