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?

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CICLing 2017

CERTH (Centre for Research and Technology Hellas) is taking part to the 18th International Conference on Computational Lingusitics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLing 2017) in Budapest 

semFYC National Congress 2017

semFYC is going to present our Project at the semFYC National Congress in Madrid (4-6 May). 1.500 General Practitioners will take part to this event and it will be the occasion to explain the main functionalities already applied with the first prototype and the integration of the different technical modules within the system.

semFYC Information Day: Family Doctors considered KRISTINA as a potential ally

Several family doctors attended the Information Day at the semFYC headquarters in Barcelona. Most of them showed their interest in using KRISTINA’s technology to improve health care for immigrant groups and to overcome language and cultural barriers during the medical consultations.

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