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Tentative Program of the Position Papers Track

Tuesday 9th September 2008

Parallel Session 1

8:46 - 10:30 - Data mining for personalized healthcare services

Chair: Professor Ray Jones

8:45 - 9:15 Professor Iain Buchan (Invited)
"Digital Health Economies: The Public Health Frontier"

9:15 - 9:35 Pinar Yildirim, Cankaya University
"Induction for Radiology Patients"

9:35 - 9:55 Bob D McLeod, University of Manitoba
"Agent-based Simulation of Emergency Departments with Patient Diversion" (Full Paper)

9:55 - 10:15 Ayse Bener, Bogazici University
"3P: Personalized Pregnancy Prediction in IVF Treatment Process" (Full Paper)

10:15 - 10:35 Antonio Bueno, University of Girona
"AXARM: An Extensible Remote Assistance and Monitoring Tool for ND Telerehabilitation" (Full Paper)

10:35 - 11:00 Morning tea break

11:00 - 13:00 Healthcare supply chain management & implementing the Electronic Health Record

Chair: Dr Justin Whatling

11:00 - 11:30 Professor Francis Mair (Invited)
"What do we know about implementing e-health?"

11:30 - 11:50 Vipin Chaudhary, University at Buffalo
"Web-based Architecture to Enable Compute-intensive CAD tools and Multi-user Synchronization in Teleradiology" (Short Paper)

11:50 - 12:10 Harini Kulatunga, Department of Computing, Imperial College London
"Research Challenges in Future Health Care Systems" (Short Paper)

12:10 - 12:30 José MF Machado, University of Minho
"A Group decision support system for staging of cancer" (Full Paper)

12:30 - 12:50 Dr Yousef Jasemian, University College of Aarhus
"Connectivity, Mobility and patient's Comfort"

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:15 Diagnostics and intelligent real-time monitoring

Chair: Dr Veselin Rakocevic

14:00 - 14:30 Professor Ray Jones (Invited)

14:30 - 14:50 Cinzia Mambretti, Socrate Medical Srl; Antonio Cimmino, Alcatel Lucent
"Weird Project: E-health service improvement using WiMAX" (Full Paper)

14:50 - 15:10 Joseph A Cafazzo, Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network
"Bridging the Self-Care Deficit Gap: Remote Patient Monitoring and the Hospital-at-Home" (Full Paper)

15:10 - 15:30 Stale Walderhaug, SINTEF ICT, University of Tromso, Norway
"Data management in an intelligent environment" (Full Paper)

15:15 - 15:45 Afternoon tea break

15:45 - 17:45 Human factors

Chair: TBA

15:45 - 16:05 Ben den Broeder, NetMedical
"Challenges of implementing telemedicine solutions in the clinical research environment; Experiences and challenges in deploying low-cost technologies in clinical trials"

16:05 - 16:25 Stamatia-Ann Katriou, Altec
"An Evaluation Framework for EU Research & Development e-Health Projects" (Full Paper)

16:25 - 16:45 Simeon Owens, Central Remedial Clinic
"Aligning Technology with the Organisation using Focus and User Groups" (Short Paper)

16:45 - 17:05 Gabriele Tiotto, Politecnico di Torino
"An Avatar-based Italian Sign Language Visualization System" (Full Paper)

17:05 - 17:25 Ricardo Costa, ESTGF/IPP
"VirtualECare: Intelligent Assisted Living" (Full Paper)

Parallel Session 2

8:45 - 10:35 Policies, regulations and standards

Chair: Dr M Rajarajan

8:45 - 9:15 Professor Carl May (Invited):
"Beyond barriers and facilitators: a whole systems perspective on evaluating ehealth systems in practice.

9:15 - 9:35 Leonard Witkamp, KSYOS TeleMedical Centre
"Teledermatology helps doctors and hospitals to serve their clients" (Full Paper)

9:35 - 9:55 Efthyvoulos Kyriacou, Frederick University Cyprus
"Continuous Monitoring of Children with Suspected Cardiac Arrhythmias" (Full Paper)

9:55 - 10:15 Omid Shabestari, Centre for Health Informatics
"Potentials of Web 2.0 for diabetes education of adolescent patients" (Short Paper)

10:15 - 10:35 Adesina Iluyemi, Centre for Healthcare Modelling and Informatics, School of Computing
"eHealth and Global Health: Investments Opportunities and Challenges for Industry in Developing Countries" (Short Paper)

10:35 - 11:00 Morning tea break

11:00 - 13:00 Interoperability Solutions
Chair: Professor Abdul Roudsari

11:00 - 11:20 George J Dimitrakopoulos, University of Piraeus
"Cognitive Network Infrastructures and Virtualization Platforms in Support of Healthcare Applications" (Full Paper)

11:20 - 11:40 Milon Gupta, Eurescom
"Health@Home - an e-service model for disease prevention and healthcare in the home" (Full Paper)

11:40 - 12:00 Ronan Fox, DERI, NUI Galway
"PPEPR for Enterprise Healthcare Integration" (Full Paper)

12:00 - 12:20 Martin Knöll, IGMA, University of Stuttgart
"Diabetes City - How Urban Game Design Strategies can help Diabetics" (Short Paper)

12:20 - 12:40 Carlos Garcia Wylie, Lancaster University
"Persuasive Mobile Health Applications" (Full Paper)

12:40 - 13:00 Ken Purcell, Capsule Technologie
"Automating vital signs data collection: how to save time and improve patient care"

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

Security, Privacy, Trust and risk management
Chair: Professor Iain Buchanan

14:00 - 14:20 Basel Katt, University of Innsbruck
"Privacy and Access Control for IHE-based Systems" (Full Paper)

14:20 - 14:40 Jaechang Nam, Blekinge Institute of Technology
"A Trust Framework of Ubiquitous Healthcare with Advanced Petri Net Model" (Full Paper)

14:40 - 15:00 Dasun Weerasinghe, City University
"Device Data Protection in Mobile Healthcare Applications" (Full Paper)

15:00 - 15:20 Kate Goddard, Centre for Health Informatics, City University
"NHS Blood Tracking Pilot: City University Evaluation" (Short Paper)

15:20 - 15:45 Afternoon tea break

15:45 - 16:40 Novel Telecare Products

Chair: Dr David Doherty

15:45 - 16:05 Professor Ray Jones (Invited)

16:05 - 16:25 Simon F McDonald, Lancaster University
"Decision Support Systems: Improving levels of Care and Lowering Costs in Anticoagulation Therapy" (Short Paper)

16:25 - 16:45 Dr. Maria Martini, MINT Centre, Kingston University, London
"Role of cross layer design in Wireless tele-robotic ultrasonography System" (Short Paper)

16:45 - 17:05
"Second Life for eHealth"

17:05 - 17:25 Jatinder Singh, University of Cambridge
"Event-based data dissemination control in healthcare" (Full Paper)

17:25 - 17:45 Dr. Nada Philip, MINT Centre, Kingston University
"Subjective and Objective Diagonstic Image Quality in Medical Ulstrasound Medical Streaming" (Full Paper)

17:45 - 18:05 Selen Bozkurt, Akdeniz University
"Web based personal nutrition management tool" (Full Paper)

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