Past projects


(non-exhaustive list)

  1. Sharing Health Information at Any Time Anywhere (SHARE).
    IWT/ITA-2 Programme (1999 - 2000).
  2. EHCR Exchange Specifications (KHMER)
    (98/02479) Ministerie van Sociale Zaken (1998 - 1999).
  3. Introduction and Evaluation of the Economic Dimension in Health Care by comparison of the Belgian Financing System in force with other International Financing Systems (DRGs). Ghent University, Special Research Fund (01151788) (Project Leader)
  4. European Working Group on Identification of High-Risk Cases for Perinatal Monitoring. CEC, Medical and Public Health Research, Concerted Action Project no 1.11 of the Third Research Programme (1983-1987) (Partner and Secretariat)
  5. Aktief Medisch Dossier
    Innoverende Informaticaprojekten - Ministerie van Volksgezondheid (1992-1993) (Project Leader)
  6. Statistische verwerking Externe Kwaliteitscontrole Klinische Biologie, partim Hormonologie (since 1988).
    Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, I.H.E., Dienst Klinische Biologie, E.Q.A. (1990-1994) (Project Leader)
  7. Electronische doorsturing van Externe Kwaliteitscontrole Gegevens (Scheikunde en Hormonologie) en ontwikkeling van een toolkit.
    Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, I.H.E., Dienst Klinische Biologie, E.Q.A. (1993-1994) (Project Leader).
  8. Computer-based study programme ‘Medical Decision Making' - BAYES. Erasmus-Harmonisation/Collaboration-study (ICP 89 NL 0140/12) (1989) (Partner).
  9. A European Standard for the Exchange of Laboratory Related Information between Independent Medical Information Systems - EUCLIDES.
    CEC-fund (A1033) AIM, 2nd Framework (1989-1991) (Project Leader).
  10. tudy, Investigation and Relevance of Open System Standards in Medical Informatics.
    EWOS (PT007, BC-IT-SI-05B) (1989) (Project Leader).
  11. Development of Advanced Courseware on the Application of Optical Disk and Integrated Imaging Technologies to the Management of Medical Records. COMETT II, strand C proposal (3402-Cb) (1990-1991) (Project Leader).
  12. Development of a Curriculum of Health Informatics at Postgraduate Level - Master of Sciences.
    ERASMUS/TEMPUS (ICP/90/ G/0009 - ICP/91/G/0038 and ISP-93-G-1038/129)(1991-1994) (Partner).
  13. Study of Needs and Problems related to Standards in Medical Informatics.
    CEN TC251 (PT 001, BC-IT-SI-05-A) (1990) (Project Leader).
  14. Applications of Advanced Informatics and Telematics for Optimization of Clinical Laboratory Services - OpenLabs.
    CEC fund (A 2028) AIM (3rd Framework) (1991-1994)(Partner).
  15. Telematics for Anesthesia and Intensive Therapy - TANIT.
    CEC fund (A 2036) AIM (3rd Framework) (1991-1994) (Partner).
  16. Medical Data Interchange in Europe - MEDICINE.
    EUREKA (EU645) (1992-1993) (Partner).
  17. Standard Messages for Exchange of Clinical Laboratory Information.
    CEN TC251 (PT008, BC-IT-S1 -210) (1993-1994) (Project Leader).
  18. TATIANA - UETP, and related projects.
    COMETT II (1992-1993) (Partner).
  19. Health Informatics Computer Assisted Programmes - HEALTH INFO.
    COMETT II (92/1/7213/Cb) (1992-1995) (Partner).
  20. Health Care Telematics Consensus Formation and Standardisation Promotion - Accompanying Measure - ACOSTA.
    CEC fund (A2106) AIM (3rd Framework) (1993-1995) (Partner).
  21. Advanced Natural Language Interface for Multilingual Text generation in Healthcare - ANTHEM; LRE - Programme (62007) (1994-1996) (Project Leader).
  22. Security in Healthcare Information Systems.
    CEN TC251/WG6/PT012 (1993-1994) (Partner).
  23. Healthcare Telematic Services Implementation Framework - TRILOGY. CEC fund (A2055) AIM (3rd Framework) (1994) (Partner).
  24. EDI and ISDN for Healthcare - EUROMED.
    TEDIS (56562) (1993) (Partner).
  25. Electronic Data Interchange for Clinical Laboratories - EDILAB.
    CIPACT 930068 COST (1993-1995) (Project Leader).
  26. Normalisation et Télématique dans le Secteur des Soins de Santé.
    Federale Diensten voor Wetenschappelijke, Technische en Culturele aangelegenheden (DWTC). Programma Normalisatie (NO/02/003) (1994-1997) (Project Leader).
  27. The Generation of Multilingual Specialised Lexicons by using Augmented Lemmatizers Taggers - MULTITALE.
    LRE (MLAP93-04) (1993-1994) (Partner).
  28. 26. Trusted Health Information Systems - THIS.
    INFOSEC (S2304) DG XII-B (1994) (Partner).
  29. Methodology for the Development of Healthcare Messages.
    CEN TC251/WG3/PT25 (1994-1995) (Partner).
  30. 28. Recording Data Sets for Information Interchange in Healthcare.
    CEN TC251/WG3/PT18 (1994-1995) (Partner).
  31. Laboratory Observations: Identification and Coding - LOINC.
    National Library of Medicine and Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, USA (1994, 1995) (Partner).
  32. Document Management for Health Care Applications - DOME.
    LRE (MLAP 63- 221) (1994-1995) (Partner).
  33. User Requirements and International Standardised Profiles for Telematics Applications in Medical Imaging (Part 1) and Security Recommendations in Health Care Telematics (Part 2).
    Federale Diensten voor Wetenschappelijke, Technische en Culturele aangelegenheden(DWTC). Programma Telematica (CM/02/005) (1994-1997) (Project Leader).
  34. Multimedia Medical Information Exchange.
    EWOS EG MED PTN032 (1995) (Partner).
  35. Healthcare Information Communication Infrastructure - SYNAPSIS.
    Federale Diensten voor Wetenschappelijke, Technische en Culturele aangelegenheden(DWTC). Programma Telematica (CM/XX/A08) (1995-1997) (Partner).
  36. Co-operative Health Information Networks for the Community. A Market place for Telemedicine Services - CHIN
    EU-fund (HC 1007) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  37. Federated Healthcare Record Server - SYNAPSES
    EU-fund (HC 1046) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  38. Generalised Architecture for Language Encyclopedia and Nomenclature in Medicine
    GALEN IN USE
    EU-fund (HC 1018) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  39. Trustworthy Health Telematics - TRUSTHEALTH
    EU-fund (HC 1051) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  40. Healthcare Advanced Network System Architecture - HANSA
    EU-fund (HC 1019) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  41. European Health Telematics Observatory - EHTO
    Coordinator of WWW server, demo-site and consultancy activities
    EU-fund (HC 1101) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  42. Information Technology Medical Education and Training - IT - EDUCTRA
    EU-fund (HC 1108) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  43. Symposium and Exhibition on the Implementation of Telematic Systems in Health Care. TELECAT
    EU-fund (SU 1120) Health Telematics (1997) (Partner).
  44. Promotion Strategy for the European Electronic Healthcare Record - PROREC
    EU-fund (HC 1110) Health Telematics (1996 - 1998) (Partner).
  45. Sentinel Laboratories Electronic Surveillance System; Integration with Laboratory Information Systems - EPILAB-LIS
    Ministry of Health, Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (IHE) (1995- ) (Project Leader).
  46. G-7 feasibility study on Enabling Mechanisms for the Global Information Society for Health
    EU-DG XIII (1995-1996) (Coordinator).
  47. Tempus Joint European Project on Computer Aided Learning
    EU - Tempus Phare Project (JEP 09071-95) (1995-1996) (Partner).
  48. Erkenningsnormen voor Informatiesystemen binnen de Gezondheidszorg - INFONORM.
    Ministry of Health, Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (IHE) (1995 - 1996) (Project Leader).
  49. Electronisch Voorschrift voor Arts en Apotheker - EVA2.
    IWT, Vlaamse Gemeenschap (1996 - 1997) (Partner).
  50. nformation System Support for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Clinical Laboratories (QLAB+) Inco Copernicus PL965106 (1996-1997) (Partner).
  51. Health Care Security and Privacy in the Information Society - MEDSEC EU DG III, Information Society Initiatives for Standardisation.
    ISIS (96/85425) (1997 - 1998) (Partner).
  52. Secure Medical Record Information Communication - SEMRIC EU DG III, Information Society Initiatives for Standardisation.
    ISIS (96/85427) (1997 - 1998) (Co-ordinator).
  53. Promotie van normalisatie van informatica- en telematicatoepassingen in de Gezondheidszorg.
    Wetenschappelijk Ondersteuningsprogramma voor de Normalisatie. Federale Diensten voor Wetenschappelijke, Technische en Culturele aangelegenheden (DWTC).
    Onderzoeksovereenkomst NO/E8/20 (1998-1999) (Co-ordinator).
  54. Minimale Klinische Gegevens/Toepassingen, Ministerie van Sociale Zaken
    Onderzoeksovereenkomst (1/10/98).
  55. Information Society for All (IS4ALL)
    (IST-1999-14101) The IST Programme
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society.
    (2000-2003) (Partner).
  56. Offering World-Wide Services through an International Network on Health Records (WIDENET) (IST-1999-14203). The IST Programme.
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society. (2000-2003) (Partner).
  57. Citizen centered Health and Lifestyle Management via Interactive TV (PANACEIA-ITV), (IST-2001-33369). The IST Programme.
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society.
    (2001- 2004) (Partner).
  58. Privacy Enhancement in Data Management in e-Health (PRIDE-H)
    (IST-2001-32647). The IST Programme.
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society.
    (2001- 2003) (Co-ordinator).
  59. Optimal Public Procurement Services in the Healthcare Marketplace (OPUS)
    (IST-2001-33464). The IST Programme.
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society.
    (2001- 2004) (Partner).
  60. Privacy Enhancement in Data Management in E-Health for Genomic Medicine (PRIDEH GEN) (IST-2001-38719). The IST Programme.
    Commission of the European Communities - Directorate-General Information Society.
    (2002- 2004) (Co-ordinator).
  61. Privacy Protection in e Pharma (PPeP)
    EU-Canada Collaboration Initiative in Health Telematics (2003) (Co-ordinator).
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  63. Interdisciplinaire, Multimediale en Web-gebaseerde e Learning en e Testing voor Medische Beeldvorming.
    Onderwijs Innovatieproject RUG-Vlaamse Regering (project nr 24) (2003-2004) (Co-ordinator).
  64. e-Learning for Professional Development (e-ProLearn)
    Commission of the European Communities
    Area 2.1: Trans-European Telecommunications Networks For Education and
    Training.
    Contract number: C27976 (2003-2004) (Partner).
  65. Generic Epidemiological Network in Nephrology and Rheumatology (GENNERE) (ASI/B7-301/97/0126) European Commission - Asia IT & C (2003-2004) (Partner).
  66. Contract: ‘Sécurité des Transmissions Electroniques dans le Secteur des Soins de Santé. Scénarios d'Implémentations'.
    Federaal Ministerie van Sociale Zaken, Volksgezondheid en Leefmilieu. Bestuur van de Gezondheidszorgen (2002) (Co-ordinator).
  67. Hepi-Go : Identity Management in eHealth (Contract: N05 03 RAMIT) ‘Sécurité des Transmissions Electroniques dans le Secteur des Soins de Santé'.
    Federaal Ministerie van Sociale Zaken, Volksgezondheid en Leefmilieu. Bestuur van de Gezondheidszorgen (2005) (Co-ordinator).
  68. Global Allergy and Asthma European Network (GA2LEN); Network of Excellence. Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework Programme (2004-2007) (Partner).
  69. Structuring European Biomedical Informatics to Support Individualised Healthcare (InfoBiomed); IST-2002-507585. Network of Excellence (2004-2005).
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework Programme (Partner).
  70. Project eUser. Evidence-based support for the design and delivery of user-centered
    online public. Services; IST-507180 (2004-2005) (Partner).
  71. COPLINTHO: Innovative Communication Platforms for Interactive eHomeCare. IBBT
    Project; GBO 2004-1/1 (2004-2007) (Partner).
  72. QREC: European Quality Labelling and Certification of Electronic Health Record
    Systems.
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework (2005-2008) (Co-ordinator).
  73. INTERLIFE: Quality Healthcare Management and Well-being through Interlife Services.
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework.
    e-TEN-517340 (2005-2007) (Partner).
  74. TeLeRad: Interdisciplinaire, Multimediale en Webgebaseerde e-Learning en e-Testing voor de Medische Beeldvorming.
    Convenant UGent Project (2003-2005) (Co-ordinator).
  75. RIDE: A Roadmap for Interoperability of eHealth Systems in Support of COM 356 with Special Emphasis on Semantic Interoperability.
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework (2005-2007) (Partner).
  76. ACGT: Advancing Clinico-Genomic Trials on Cancer
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework (2005-2007) (Partner).
  77. ASSIST: Association Studies assisted by Inference and Semantic TechnologiesCommission of the European Communities. 6th Framework (2006-2008) (Partner) IST2004-027510.
  78. ePRESCRIPT: Comprehensive Advanced Drug Services
    Commission of the European Communities. 6th Framework (2006-2007) (Partner).
  79. ACKnowledge: Accessible and Open Knowledge Infrastructure for Flanders.IBBT project, GBO 2006- (2007-2008) (Partner).
  80. TAS: Trusted Architecture for Securely Shared Services
    Call identifier FP7-ICT-2007-1; Project number: 216287 (Subcontractor).
  81. TranseCare: Transparant ICT platforms for eCare (IBBT, GBO 2007-2009) (Partner).
  82. EHR-Implement: National policies for Implementation in the European area: social and organisational issues (EC-DG InfSo, SANCO 2007-2010) (Partner)
  83. REMINE: High Performances Prediction, Detection and Monitoring Platform for Patient Safety Risk Management (EC-DG InfSo, 7th Framework Programme. FP7-ICT-2007-1) (Partner).
  84. TeleTendo: Test-based Learning (eLearning) (UGent)
  85. EHR-QTN: Thematic Network on Quality Labelling and Certification of EHR Systems (EC-DG InfSo, CIP-ICT-PSP-2008-2, Grant Nr 238912) (Co-ordinator).
  86. HITCH: Healthcare Interoperability Testing and Conformance Harmonisation
    (EC-DG InfSo, FP7-ICT-2009-4, objective ICT-2009-5.2 d2) (Partner)
  87. ARGOS: Transatlantic Observatory for Meeting Global Health Policy Challenges through ICT-Enabled Solutions (Lead)
  88. Antilope: Advancing eHealth Interoperability, Call: CIP-ICT-PSP-2012-6
  89. SemanticHealthNet: Semantic Interoperability for Health Network, Call: FP7-ICT-2011-7