The International Conference on Health Informatics
ICHI 2013, Vilamoura, Portugal
on 7–9 November, 2013
The International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering, IFMBE, is a federation of national and transnational organizations representing internationally the interests of medical and biological engineering and sciences.
The IFMBE is a non-proﬁt organization fostering the creation, dissemination and application of medical and biological engineering knowledge and the management of technology for improved health and quality of life.
Its activities include participation in the formulation of public policy and the dissemination of information through publications and forums. Within the ﬁeld of medical, clinical, and biological engineering, IFMBE’s aims are to encourage research and the application of knowledge, and to disseminate information and promote collaboration.
The objectives of the IFMBE are scientiﬁc, technological, literary, and educational.
Book: volume 42 – ISBN 978-3-319-03004-3