First formal telemedicine technology course for doctors in Asia

In launching this initiative, Dr. Vishwanathan, Anna University Vice-Chancellor, said e-health would revolutionise healthcare. He said that the key challenges to the establishment of e-health in developing countries were lack of financial support and sustainability; lack of technically competent staff at all levels and awareness, attitudinal problems among users and legal and policy issues. [Same the world over, then] Story from The Hindu.