HIMSS Europe and Health 2.0 Conference
Sitges, Barcelona 27-29 May 2018
Dr. Daan Dohmen is an entrepreneur and scientist with a passion for healthcare. This passion orignated from his work as assistant elderly care nurse and lead to the founding of the healthcare innovation company FocusCura, part of the list of fastest growing Dutch companies for eight years in a row. FocusCura develops and offers telemonitoring services in different countries in Europe for elderly and chronically ill to stay indepentent at home and prevent hospital admissions. Famous projects are Heartguard for people with cardiovasculair diseases and COPD In Sight, winner of the Value Based Healthcare Primary Care Award.
Besides his work at FocusCura, Daan was appointed as Councillor in the Council for Health and Society, advisiing the Dutch cabinet and parliament on topics on the domains of health and society. Daan holds a Masters in Industrial Engineering and Management with a specialty in heathcare IT and a Ph.D cum laude in Behavioural Sciences on implementing eHealth and is still active in research on the field of eHealth validation. Also Daan was elected emerging Entrepreneur of the Year and is Boardmember of the Dutch Patient Association for patients with cardiovasculair diseases.