Center for Advanced Technology in Health & Wellbeing

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Director: Alberto Sanna

Since 1997, the San Raffaele Scientific Institute added among its significant assets a specific Unit oriented to Information Technology applications in health domain. e-Services for Life and Health  is a research unit at the Scientific Institute San Raffaele in Milano (Italy), whose mission is to design, develop and demonstrate the ethical, scientific, economic and technological feasibility of innovative personalized services aiming at promoting well-being and informed choices in daily life. The e-Services for Life and Health are a suite of personalized and trusted added value services delivered on top of state of the art web-based information platform. The e-Services for Life and Health aim at lowering the invisible cultural, organizational, economic and environmental barriers that hamper stakeholders’ effort towards healthier, greener and fairer behaviours in everyday life, both for Individuals and business/social actors.
Its unique environment has been field of international ICT research projects in 5th, 6th. 7th and now H2020, European Commission Framework R&D Programs and Italian/Lombardy Region R&D Programs since year 2000, nurturing intense cross-disciplinary collaborations between medical and healthcare professionals, designers, engineers, scientists, policy makers, and entrepreneurs across a number of life and health-related fields, ranging from hospital clinical process re-engineering for Patient Safety to design of digital media formats for Patient edutainment, from integrated logistics services for medication management or catering to surgical robotics, in the Smarter and Safer Hospital research line; health education, medication adherence, nutrition, physical activity for prevention and healthier lifestyles have been the domain of innovation in the Smarter and Healthier Life research line; health literacy and edutainment programs in schools, healthier and greener personal mobility in urban environment and wellbeing tourism & leisure in the Smarter and Healthier City research line.


Telefono: +39 02 2643 2919
Fax: +39 02 2643 2640



Center for Advanced Technology in Health & Wellbeing
Ospedale San Raffaele- DiBiT2, 5° piano
Via Olgettina 60 – 20132 Milan (Italy)