Overcoming Cultural Barriers in Health Care

KRISTINA is an EU funded research project, which aims at developing technologies for a human-like socially competent and communicative agent. It runs on mobile communication devices and serves for migrants with language and cultural barriers in the host country.

How can KRISTINA help me if…

I am a health professional?

I am a patient or a caregiver?

I work for an institution?

Latest news

Family Doctor Day: KRISTINA supports the semFYC Campaign

Today is the Family Doctor Day. Our partner semFYC is promoting the role of Family Doctors in Spain and our project KRISTINA supports this campaign. Migration flows are increasing but there isn't an increasing number of general practitioners, especially in Spain. 

12th IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition - FG 2017

The IEEE conference series on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition is the premier international forum for research in image and video-based face, gesture, and body movement recognition. Our consortium of partners is constantly working on the integration of different components in order to ensure a communicative agent with social and cultural capabilities 

2nd Annual Review Meeting

Successful 2nd review meeting in Luxembourg! All partners fully achieved the main objectives of the 2nd year and we are now ready to work on the updated versions of our prototype. Demos of every single module have been presented and their integration has been also demonstrated. 

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