Dr Alexander Berler has an MSc in Biomedical Engineering and a PhD in Medical Informatics. He was affiliated with the Electrical Engineering Department, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, as a Postgraduate Student and Research Associate in the areas of healthcare information systems interoperability, medical informatics and telemedicine since 1996. He has worked at Information Society SA, the official governmental information technology project office, as a project director responsible for the large healthcare informatics projects of the Greek government until 2006. He is currently employed as the Director of consulting services department at Gnomon Informatics with an expertise in international projects related to e-health, e-procurement and e-government.
He has been an active member of both the epSOS Industry Team Steering Committee and participates in the development of the openNCP community. He is also acting as the IHE services director on behalf of IHE Europe. He is currently a member of several societies’ institutes and organizations (IEEE, ACM, HIMSS), a member of several IHE Europe Committees and the Chair of HL7 Hellas, the Greek HL7 Affiliate. More information available at http://gr.linkedin.com/in/aberler/