Blockchain in Healthcare Today (BHTY), welcomes George Kolostoumpis, PhD, External Scientific Expert, European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), and Technical Expert at EUREKA.

Dr. Kolostoumpis serves the health sector in the use of technology facilitating evidence - based initiatives in medicine that promise to substantially improve healthcare quality. He is the Scientific Expert for Research & Innovation Projects of EU programs under FP7, Horizon 2020, and numerous additional EU organizations. His core scientific research interest is HIT.

Dr. Kolostoumpis research activities and interests include clinical decision support systems, e-health, m-health, big data analytics in bioinformatics and healthcare systematic reviews in health technology assessments, research quality improvement, service quality, and social implications of health technologies.

His mission is to encourage the highest quality research in Europe through competitive funding and to support investigator-driven frontier research across all fields of research, on the basis of scientific excellence.

Welcome to BHTY, Dr. Kolostoumpis!