Jarmo Reponen MD, PhD, is a professor of healthcare information systems at the Research Unit of Health Sciences and Technology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland. He holds a medical specialist degree in radiology and a Finnish special competence in mammography screening and healthcare information technology.
His research focuses on assessment of health information systems, their availability, use and user experience. He has contributed to research in e-Health, teleradiology, telemedicine, AI and machine learning in radiology, mobile communication, and more recently in health technology assessment (HTA) for digital health applications.
In recent years Reponen has contributed to the development of digitalisation in medical and dental education and research initiatives in those fields. He has also more than 30 years of experience in radiology information system and electronic patent record system development. Reponen guides FinnTelemedicum research group, which studies various aspects of digitalization in healthcare.