working group logoNATO/COMEDS Telemedicine Panel - TMED (subgroup of COMEDS: Committee of the chiefs of the military MEDical Services in NATO), is a standing panel normally meeting twice per year in Europe. Amongst the goals of this panel are to improve healthcare via tools such as eHealth, and to facilitate interoperability between the national forces. As a visiting member Dr Kass has made contributions in the domain of data privacy in eHealth and the recommendations of the Telemedicine Alliance, of which he is a founding member.