March 11-13, 2012

Co-Organized by

King Saud bin Abdulaziz University For Health Sciences


National Guard Health Affairs Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health
King Abdullah International Medical Research Center King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) Saudi Food and Drug Authority
HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) IMIA Medical Informatics Association
King Fahad Medical City Health On the Net Foundation

Sponsored By

Platinum Sponsor
Advance Electronics Co. InterSystems in Healthcare - The Strategic Approach to Healthcare IT
SAP - Business Management Software Solutions Applications and Services National Unified Procurement Medical Supplies Company NUPCO
Health Matrix : Your Partner for First Point of Care Oracle, The World's Largest Enterprise Software Company
Hewlett-Packard Cisco Systems, Inc
Gold Sponsor
E3 The Healthcare Transformation Company Cerner Corporation: Health Care Information Technology Systems
Orion Health | Leaders in HIE, Integration & Clinical Portals EMC - The Leader in Cloud, Big Data, and Trust
Wolters Kluwer Health Drug databases | Clinical decision support | First DataBank
Technical Sponsor
Awal IT Services
Electronic Sponsor
Alriyadh News Paper
Saudi Association for Health Informatics Conference
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HRH Prince Mugren

The purpose of the Saudi E-Health 2012 conference is to bring together both healthcare providers and information technologists to empower the advancements in the delivery, quality, and continuity of health care. The conference's strong ties to The Saudi Association for Health Informatics (SAHI) and healthcare communities offer abundant opportunities for interaction and collaboration along with the National E-health initiative as guided by the Saudi Ministry of Health.

The focus of the conference is on introducing key concepts, issues and applications in applied health informatics, the discipline addressing the preparation for, and the procurement, deployment, implementation, resourcing, effective usage, and evaluation of health informatics solutions in the healthcare systems.

Largest event of its’ kind in the Middle East:

The Saudi e-Health Conference is the largest of its’ kind In the Middle East. It is held in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia which is the largest and fastest growing healthcare market in the Middle East. The event is attracting many high level officials, executives, professionals and technical people working in healthcare services.

  • Objectives:
    • -To expand awareness about health informatics and emphasize its importance in enhancing quality of healthcare delivery, ensuring the efficient utilization of resources.
    • -To create opportunities for networking, exchange experiences and sharing knowledge in the field of healthcare informatics.
    • -To explore the e-Health new trends and latest technologies.
  • Main topics:
    • -Consumer Health Informatics.
    • -mHealth Tele-expertise.
    • -Healthcare Information Systems (HIS & PCIS).
    • -Interoperability - standards - Coding.
    • -Public Health Informatics and Translational Informatics (from Molecules to Populations).
    • -eHealth Experiences