Enrico G. Caiani (MS 1996, PhD 2000) is Associate professor at the Electronics, Information and Bioengineering Dpt., Politecnico di Milano, Italy, where he teaches the classes of “E-health: applications” and “Biomedical Image Processing Laboratory”. Author of 5 book chapters and 90 papers in ISI journals (IF 190, H-index=18, total citations>1400), in the last years he participated in the program committee of several eHealth conferences, also as invited speaker on eHealth related talks.
He was involved in several Italian, EU, ESA, and other international research projects. Actually, he is co-investigator of the project “Linking excellence in biomedical knowledge and computational intelligence research for personalized management of Cardio Vascular Disease within Personalized Health Care”, European Union H2020-TWINN-2015, as well as Principal Investigator of several projects in the field of space physiology to study cardiac modifications induced by microgravity, also using new technological solutions.
Currently, he is serving as Chairperson (16-18) for the e-Cardiology Working Group of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC); he is part of the ESC Advocacy group, and represents the ESC at the European Commission eHealth Stakeholder group.
His main research interests include e-health solutions and m-health applications in the field of cardiology, cardiac image processing and space physiology.