Karel Caals

Karel Caals

National University of Singapore

A research fellow at the Centre for Biomedical Ethics (CBmE) of the National University of Singapore (NUS), Karel Caals obtained his PhD in health geography from NUS, after doing qualitative field research on the training of healthcare professionals in Timor-Leste to establish the concept of the More-than-National Health System. As part of his interest in health systems, he researches the digitalization of health, working on topics such as the ethics of artificial intelligence in healthcare and digital health surveillance. Additional interests include various topics in the field of research ethics. He is assistant editor of the Asian Bioethics Review.

Articles by Karel Caals


The International Pandemic Preparedness Treaty and an Emerging Digital Divide

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Pandemic preparedness should include a range of digital health capabilities with a view to minimizing the digital divide.