Classifications and Clinical Terminologies


November 2004 Geneva

Relationship between classifications and clinical terminologies recognized

14-15 February 2005 Brussels

Joint EU-WHO Workshop on semantic interoperability prerequisites for efficient e-health systems.

i) to identify the various dimensions and aspects of semantic interoperability, particularly in the context of the overall interoperability (technical, functional, etc) of e-health systems

ii) to review the state of the art of these aspects, including linguistic and knowledge engineering research

iii) to identify further research challenges and topics needed to be addressed on national and international level

iv) to recommend strategies where short-term benefits for target communities may reasonably be expected, with a definition of criteria for assessment.

Agenda Paper and Slides