|South Denmark Region||Specialist Consultant, Centre for Telepsychiatry, Development and Implementation||Denmark|
Connected solutions to social isolation and loneliness
Mette Atipei Craggs, Specialist Consultant and MA in International Business Communication, has worked in health innovation, eHealth, and eMental health since 2009 with a primary focus on international collaboration, communication, and project management.
In her current role as Specialist Consultant at the Centre for Telepsychiatry (CTP) in the Region of Southern Denmark, Mette focuses on the Centre’s international engagements, including EU project management, proposal preparation, and collaboration with international partners. The Centre specialises in digital tools and methods in the care for people with mental ill-health and is the only eMental health provider in Denmark. CTP supports digital innovation for mental health and wellbeing from catalysing new ideas through to developing, deploying, and evaluating the impacts.
Mette is the Project and Communication Manager of the H2020 project ImpleMentAll (www.implementall.eu), working to improve implementation processes around eHealth initiatives, and carried out the same role in the MasterMind CIP Pilot A project (www.mastermind-project.eu), which focused on the large-scale implementation of eMental health interventions for depression.
Mette has served on the Board of EHTEL, the European eHealth Stakeholder Platform, since 2016 and held the role as Vice President of the Association since 2019.
Before the Centre for Telepsychiatry, Mette worked at the Centre for Innovative Medical Technology (CIMT) at Odense University Hospital and previously in the international department of MedCom – the national Danish organisation for implementation of electronic communication in the health and social care sector.
Mette has a great interest in eHealth, with a special focus on eMental health, international collaboration, and the role of communication in the health domain.