Prof. Henrique Martins

University Professor and Independent Consultant

ISCTE-IUL, Portugal

Henrique Martins, MD, PhD, FIAHSI. He has a Medical Degree, Internal Medicine Speciality, a Master and PhD degrees in Management, and is finishing his Master in Law, studying Public Liability implications of AI in Health. He is a National Defence Auditor (National institute of Defense, Ministry of Defense, Portugal) He is a Medical Doctor and University Professor at a Medical School and two Business schools, teaching and researching in Digital Health, Leadership and Management education for Medical Students and Health Professionals. He is the past president of SPMS, Portugal\\\'s Digital Health Agency, where he led National eHealth efforts for close to 7 years, and the former Member States co-chair of the EU eHealth Network, the highest policy body on eHealth in the Union. He was elected Fellow of the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (within IMIA) in July 2020. Since August 2020 he has integrates the HL7 Europe Foundation Board of Diretors. He now works as an Academic in two high-ranked business schools and one medical school, as CMIO of Hospital Fernando Fonseca, Lisbon and on individual consulting projects in Healthcare Transformation and Digital Health ( He has authored a series of papers some of which looking at new trends for digital health at national and hospital level.