June 7, 2006
09:00 - 10:30
Hotel Park - Prešern Hall 1

Chair: Ville Harkke, Researcher
Department of Information Technology & IAMSR, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

An empirical analysis of the demand for e-services for virtual communities of patients
Achim Dannecker
Ulrike Lechner, Professor
Universität der Bundeswehr München, Germany

Building Patient Centred Systems: Reflections on the Challenges of Using Information and Communications Technology to Support Patient Empowerment
Elizabeth Cummings
Paul Turner

School of Information Systems, University of Tasmania and Smart Internet Technology Cooperative Research Centre, Australia

The effectiveness of Australian Medical Portals: Are they meeting the health consumers’ needs?
Julie Fisher, Associate Professor
Monash University, Australia