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The Colombian Telemedicine Centre

Since 2000 while attend the MEDNET 2000, Brussels, Belgium, 5th World Congress on the Internet in Medicine, Dr. JORGE ALBERTO VÉLEZ, a Colombian physician with training in Health Management and Medical Informatics, founded the Colombian Association of Internet in Medicine & Health. 

In 2001, attending to Annual International Meeting & Exposition of the American Telemedicine Association, ATA 2001, Fort Lauderdale, FLA, USA, presented the work on VIRSUMO approach, Virtual Surgery Model for Oto-laryngology, involved a innovative concepts related virtual reality, artificial intelligence to training and better medical and surgical decision making. In 2002, during the 7th International Congress of the International Society for Telemedicine in Regensburg, Germany, Dr. VÉLEZ, presented the Colombian Telemedicine Study Centre initiative.

Since 2003, the Colombia Telemedicine Centre begins your concrete tasks for deployment of Telemedicine, Telehealth and eHealth approach for a better health care in Latin American and Caribbean countries.

The Colombian Telemedicine Centre: Headquarters located in Cali, Colombia, 340 kms southwest from Bogota, D.C., Colombian capital. View map


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