DGTelemed in cooperation with healthcare institutions, healthcare companies and other partners is awarding annually the Innovation Prize Telemedicine. The prize is named after Karl Storz - the founder of KARL STORZ GmbH & Co KG from Tuttlingen in South-Western Germany, a pioneer in medical technology. Today the company is the world leader in endoscopic devices and is has introduced telemedine into laparascopic surgery and other areas. The prize is awarded on the occasion of the annual congress of DGTelemed.
“Partnership for the heart” (telemonitoring of patients with heart insufficiencies), Charité university Medicine Berlin, Center for vascular telemedicine
Winners Project group Partnership for the heart. KARL STORZ GmbH & Co. KG and Board members DGTelemed
f.l. Prof. Dr. Hans-Jochen Brauns, Chairperson DGTelemed; Prof. Dr. Friedrich Köhler, Zentrums für vaskuläre Telemedizin an der Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Project Partnership for the heart; Heinz-Werner Stiller, KARL STORZ GmbH & Co. KG