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Project: ICU – Knowledge triangle, innovation: Reinforcing of Education, Research e-Health & Medical links

The project aims to apply a Knowledge Triangle Approach to integrate Education, Research and Community (ERC) to provide timely e-Health system focusing on the advances in technology that offer patients, practitioners, medical centers, and hospitals new and innovative options for high quality and cost effective e-medical and healthcare services.

Facts about the project

Full project name
ICU – Knowledge triangle, innovation: Reinforcing of Education, Research & Medical links (Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher Education 609506-EPP-1-2019-1-SE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP)
Project manager
Mosad Zineldin
Other project members
Valentina Vasicheva
Participating organizations
Linnéuniversitetet (LNU), Sweden
Universita Degli Studi Di Genova (UNIG), Italy
CESIE, Italy
Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM), Austria
Tallinn University of Technology (TUT), Estonia
Notre Dame University (NDU), Lebanon
Lebanese University (LU), Lebanon
Beirut Arab University (BAU), Lebanon
Modern University for Business and Sciences (MUBS), Lebanon
Alexandria University (AU), Egypt
British University in Egypt (BUE), Egypt
October 6 University (O6U), Egypt
Al-Azhar University (AZU), Egypt
University of Sinai (US), Egypt
Assiut University (ASU), Egypt
The International for Applied Sciences & Technology (IAST), Egypt
October 6 University Hospital  (O6UH), Egypt
Lead Healthcare Consultancy (LEAD), Lebanon
EU: Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher Education Programme
15 November 2019 – 14 November 2022
Education, e-Health (Department of Health and Caring Sciences (Faculty of Health and Life Sciences)

More about the project

The goals of the project are:

  1. To create a single integrated comprehensive system of innovative e-Health approach based on University- Enterprise Cooperation (UEC) that allows to implement a modern Healthcare and medical system to ensure the opportunity of utilization of synergetic effects for healthcare availability and equity for all population to reduce medical and healthcare errors and increase patient safety. Synergetic effect to be achieved by integrating the skills of academic and non-academic healthcare and medical staff, IT and engineering staff.
  2. To develop effective e-service for interactive collaboration between university-healthcare sector, healthcare and medical enterprises and society in development &promotion/commercialization of e-Health activities.
  3. To produce a new generation of physicians, nurses and other healthcare staff, IT and engineering staff as well as research staff capable to perform constructive development in innovative e-Health system with main goal to satisfy the needs of Lebanese and Egyptian Healthcare sittings (hospitals, medical centers, private clinics, etc.), healthcare and medical enterprises and institutions.

Project specific objectives are:

  1. To establish  International University-Enterprises Centers of e-Health innovations (CeHI) in Lebanon (3) and in Egypt (4) for technical, consultancy, administrative,  and training support; 
  2. To develop the web platform KTERE for collaboration in development and promotion/ commercialization of Innovate e-Health & integration of this platform with the already existed networks at partner universities and healthcare sittings/ institutions;
  3. To develop or modernize a new integrated e-Health courses (6 basic modules) for  partner universities in LEG;
  4. To develop on site and distance inservice training program (4 modules) in the area of innovative e-Health for the further utilization of OER (open educational resources) and rich open learning environments.
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