SNOMED CT Expo, 19 - 20 October 2017, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Program & Sessions

The 2018 program will be announced closer to the event.

For a taste of the Expo: access our 2017 program and conference proceedings. Please click here to view the full presentation program and pdf versions of the presenters`slides and posters.

SNOMED CT Expo 2017 took place on Thursday October 19th and Friday 20th, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Bratislava, Slovak Republic.

The main program streams focused on the following topics:
  • Stream A - SNOMED in Action
    The ‘SNOMED in Action’ conference stream focused on sharing practical, first-hand experiences using SNOMED CT in clinical solutions. Implementers from healthcare organisations, government agencies and the commercial sector shared their rationale for using SNOMED CT, the approaches taken, challenges faced and the resulting benefits they were able to achieve.

  • Stream B - Enhancing Clinical Practice using SNOMED CT
    The ‘Enhancing Clinical Practice’ conference stream focused on clinical achievements that have been made possible with SNOMED CT. Improvements in quality measures and outcomes, strengthened patient safety and population health initiatives speak to the array of outcome, efficiency and cost reduction-based benefits possible for healthcare professionals and their patients.

  • Stream C: Leveraging SNOMED CT
    ‘Leveraging SNOMED CT’ focused on the development and enhancement of the SNOMED CT product. Presenters shared how SNOMED CT can be implemented in your environment through their first-hand accounts of working with translation, reference sets and successfully interoperating with other health information standards.

  • Streams D and E: SNOMED CT Tutorials
    SNOMED CT tutorials provided educational sessions for novice and advanced SNOMED CT learners.