||The Fundeni Telemedicine
Pilot as a developing Telemedicine System and the
Excellence Center for Space Applications in Medicine and Welfare
where been made possible under the funding through the Romanian Government's
Research, Development and Innovation National Programme AEROSPATIAL.
The Romanian Space Agency contributed
to the beneficial environment of these projects through the background
of the national cooperation with The Institute
of Space Sciences and The National Institute
for Sports Research, a.s.o., as well as the international cooperation
with NASA, ESA,
The MedITAC Consortium, The
Virginia Commonwealth University a.s.o.
Essential contribution and leadership, as well as outstanding professional
expertise and prestige provided to the projects Mr. Irinel
POPESCU, MD and Professor in the Medicine Faculty in Bucharest.
Mr. Dan TULBURE, MD and Professor in
the Medicine Faculty in Bucharest, Mr. Serban
GEORGESCU, MD and Professor in the Medicine Faculty in Bucharest
and Mr. Gheorghe POPESCU, MBA, MP, provided
to the projects deep understanding, interest and institutional support
in the frame of the Fundeni Clinical Institute.
Mr. Marius-Ioan PISO, PhD, and Mr.
Dorin PRUNARIU, PhD, provided consistent moral support, encouragement,
and international lobby to Space Applications use in the frame of
Medical and Welfare field.
Mr. Pierre Joseph de HILLERIN, PhD, essentially
contributed to the integration of human biological Welfare field into
the Telemedicine applications.
Mr. Ronald MERRELL, MD, Professor at
the Virginia Commonwealth University and Mr. Charles
DOARN, MBA, Executive Director of MedITAC, contribute with
professional cooperation and encouragement to the Romanian Telemedicine
Mr. Calin POPOVICI, MD, EMBA, and Mr.
Vlad VALEANU, EE, MSc, provide important
specific professional expertise and strategic vision to the Telemedicine
and Welfare projects.
Special thanks to Mr. Silviu CIUREA,
MD, Mr. Lucian PANAIT, MD, Mr. Cezar
STROESCU, MD for their consistent contributions to the telemedicine
Special mentions and thanks to Mr. Cosmin BOANCA,
EE, Mr. Daniel ONISOR, MD and Mr. Mugur
GRASU, MD, for their professional expertise and implication
in the telemedicine IT System, GRID computing and Databases Applications.
Telecom srl and ARTelecom
SA Companies provided a beneficial sponsorship to the Telemedicine
projects and to the related actions.
The RoEduNet Organization, Romanian
Data System SA and the Institute of Space
Sciences provided essential communicational support and contribution
to telemedicine projects.
Special thanks to NASA, The
MedITAC Consortium and The Virginia Commonwealth
University for their kind permission to use graphics and photos,
as well as to the Romanian Space Agency
and to Donna Maria srl for providing
graphic and educational items to be used in the context of the e-medicine
web-based appliances system.