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Appropriate Healthcare Technologies for Low Resource Settings - AHT2014

The 8th International Conference - Promoting access to healthcare through technology

17 - 18 September 2014 | 15Hatfields, London, UK



Following the huge success of AHT2012 The IET is delighted to once again announce its 8th international conference - Appropriate Healthcare Technologies for Low Resource Settings - AHT2014, promoting access to healthcare through technology.


This two day must attend conference brings together healthcare technologists, clinicians, researchers and public bodies from around the world to explore effective engineering solutions to meet the healthcare problems in low resource settings.


Find out more about the conference.

Following the review of abstracts, successful authors will be invited to submit a full paper to the conference.


The online submission system is now open for the submission of full papers which must be submitted by Wednesday 16 July 2014.



Final paper submission deadline16 July 2014
Author registration deadline06 August 2014



Find out about call for papers and author information.

Keynote speakers

Gari Clifford (photo)

Gari Clifford, Emory University

Adriana Velazquez (photo)

Adriana Velazquez-Berumen, WHO, Switzerland

Nick Banatvala (photo)

Dr. Nick Banatvala, Senior Adviser to the Assistant Director General, Non Communicable Diseases and Mental Health, World Health Organization, Geneva

Image to follow (image)

Dr Penny Wilson, Innovation Platform Leader, Innovate UK (Formerly Technology Strategy Board)

Find out more about the speakers.


Technology Strategy Board

We are delighted to say that our headline Sponsor, the Technology Strategy Board (UK Govt. innovation agency) will talk about their India-UK collaborative industrial research and development programme.

The programme aims to bring together and support the best of Indian and UK expertise which should lead to some truly innovative developments in affordable healthcare for the benefit of both countries.


Healthcare Technology Letters

Recently launched in April 2014, Healthcare Technology Letters is our online-only express journal, with an interdisciplinary scope primarily focusing on the latest advances in biomedical engineering and computer and information science for healthcare.

Sign up now for your FREE trial of Healthcare Technology Letters throughout 2014 and with the journal now accepting papers, we welcome your submission.

Find out more, submit your paper or sign up for your free trial of Healthcare Technology Letters.


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Topic Partners


Supporters and topic partners

HIFA (logo) Institution of Mechanical Engineers (logo) Journal of Pakistan Medical Studnets (logo) The Royal Academy of Engineering (logo)