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Dear colleagues:

The Faculty of Health Technology, attached to the University of Medical Sciences of La Habana, and the Ministry of Public Health are pleased to invite professionals, technicians, students and managers linked to the training, health care and science and innovation processes To the Third International Technology and Health Convention to be held at the Havana Convention Center from 27 to 31 March 2017.

This transcendental conclave has as background the first and second International Convention on Technology and Health, held in 2009 and 2014, which contributed to the creation of spaces for scientific and academic exchange among professionals, technicians and students who work in the field of Technology of health. The events that integrated them were of great attraction for its participants by the quality of the exposed scientific results and the exchange that was propitiated among professionals of the branch from different latitudes.

The purpose of the convention is to promote the skills and professional values ​​required for the development of the technologies and their epistemic basis in the medical sciences, based on the scientific research of health technology professionals or related to them; Promote the development of research in Health Systems and Services, as well as establish cooperation links between national and international institutions and strengthen scientific, social and cultural links.

The convention in its third edition is organized in Congresses, Symposiums, Conferences, Workshops and Meetings that cover various current topics in the area of ​​health technologies. They are: IV International Congress of Podiatry; IV International Symposium of Optometrists and Opticians; IV Conference on Image Technology; III Meeting of Students of the Technical Areas of Health; VIII International Workshop on External Fixation; III Meeting of Professional Training in Medical Education; I International Symposium Technologies in Rehabilitation in Health; Workshop on Electromedicine: challenges and perspectives; III International Symposium on Nutrition and Dietetics; III International Symposium on Oral Health and Technology; II International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technologies and Services; I International Symposium on Clinical Bioanalysis; II Virtual Congress of Health Technology.

Also, experts of recognized national and international prestige will give keynote speeches and round tables on topics of interest will be developed and, in this way, contribute to the development of excellent teaching and care services. In addition, there is an Associated Exhibition of Technologies, Projects and Experiences in the area of ​​health technologies.

We hope to have their presence, to strengthen our ties of friendship, as well as to share experiences and socio-cultural traditions


Lic. Antonio Humberto Rodríguez Sánchez – Toledo

Chairman of the Organizing Committee