Harry van Goor, MD, PhD, FRCS is a Professor of Surgery and past interim chair of the Department of Primary and Community Care of the Radboud university medical centre. He has published over 300 peer reviewed papers in a broad field of surgical care, medical device development and digital technology supported care innovation.
He is leading several technology tracks in the ‘fewer Bricks, more Bytes, different Behaviour’ (BBB) programme to improve care and wellbeing of patients, and healthcare workers in- and outside the hospital, including intuitive personalized wayfinding, continuous monitoring with wearable devices and predictive analytics, personalizing healing environments in the hospital and at home and Virtual Connected Care.
He is chairing a regional EC funded private-public programme R4Heal, that develops and validate an integrated healing system. Harry van Goor led the team of in-hospital continuous monitoring of vital signs during the COVI19 crisis and the remote patient-caregiver communication.