Dr. Cristina Bescos has been the European program manager at Philips Hospital to Home/Telehealth business in Boeblingen, Germany, since 2013. She leads the ACT@Scale (Advancing Care Coordination and Telehealth Deployment at Scale) Programme, an EC co-funded project to facilitate the necessary organizational transformation towards upscaling telehealth and coordinated care. Dr. C. Bescos is coordinator of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing B3 group – Integrated Care.
She holds a PhD in Biomedical Engineering and a Master’s in Telecommunication Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid. With over 15 years of experience both in research and in management of large international multicultural and multidisciplinary teams, he has worked in innovations in healthcare in Switzerland, the Netherlands, Germany, and Spain; she is currently located in Madrid.