Author Infos


Peer Review and Publication

Prospective authors are invited to submit original papers (not being considered for publication elsewhere) in standard IOS press format (maximum 8 pages) in English. Submissions will undergo an international peer review process and will be judged on originality, relevance, quality, and clarity. Additionally, the editors will define the presentation format (oral presentation or poster).



All accepted full papers (both oral presentation and posters) will be published "open access" by IOS Press in the Studies in Health Technologies and Informatics series. They will be indexed in PubMed and Web of Science, among others. Selected papers will be printed in a special issue of Applied Clinical Informatics (ACI).

All accepted papers will be indexed in ISI Web of Knowledge and PubMed.


Papers must be written in English. Presentations of accepted papers will be held in English.

See exceptions for submissions to the Student Contest.

Paper length

The paper length is limited to 8 pages. Additional pages will be charged with € 100,- per extra-page.

See exceptions for submissions to the Student Contest.

Paper format

All papers - independent on the preferred presentation format - need to be formatted according to the IOS Press paper template and according to the authors instruction.

icon_pdf32x32 IOSPress Author Instructions

word_doc_32x32 eHealth2018 Paper Template

Paper Submission

Paper submission will be open until 2018-01-31.

Authors can declare their preferred presentation format (oral presentation or poster). Please be aware that the editors might change the presentation format, depending on the reviewers' evaluation.


  • Assistive technologies
  • Active and assisted living
  • Clinical data analytics and data visualization
  • Clinical pathways and guidelines
  • Clinical workflow management
  • Data driven methods in healthcare
  • eHealth Education
  • eHealth infrastructures and architectures
  • Electronic health records
  • Electronic patient records
  • eMedication and medication safety
  • Ethical, legal and economic aspects of eHealth
  • Evaluation of eHealth applications
  • Health information systems
  • Health IT benchmarking


  • Health IT and integrated care
  • Health IT and medical research infrastructures
  • Health IT and personalized medicine
  • Home Monitoring and Homecare
  • Information security
  • Knowledge-based systems and knowledge management
  • mHealth, pHealth and quantified self
  • Norms and standards for eHealth
  • Nursing informatics
  • Patient portals and personal health records
  • Predictive analytics in healthcare
  • Quality and certification of health IT
  • Semantic interoperability of health IT
  • Telemedicine and telemonitoring
  • Usability and user centred design


Download the Call for Papers

eHealth2017 Call for PapersDownload the eHealth2018 Call for Papers

Paper Archive

All papers of previous eHealth conferences can be found here.