Professor Anthony Smith is the Director of The University of Queensland’s Centre for Online Health (COH). He also holds an Adjunct Professor appointment at the University of Southern Denmark's Centre of Innovative Medical Technology, Denmark. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. Prof Smith has more than 18 years of research experience involving the planning, implementation and evaluation of new telemedicine applications for the benefit of clinicians and patients in regional and remote areas of Queensland. Research interests include the evaluation of feasibility, cost-effectiveness and diagnostic accuracy of telemedicine applications. Professor Smith is the scientific committee chair for the International Conference on Successes and Failures in Telehealth.