HIR @ UOIT goes to EMBC 08

From August 20th-24th several members from the UOIT Health Informatics Research team attended the EMBC (Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society) 2008 conference in Vancouver, British Columbia.

The general theme of EMBC'08 is "Personalized Healthcare through Technology", covering a broad spectrum of topics from biomedical and clinical engineering and physics to medical and clinical applications.

We will be presenting the following papers at the conference this year:

Paper ThDPo17.1  
A Method for Physiological Data Transmission to Support the Service of Critical Care Using DICOM and HL7
Eklund, J. Mikael    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
McGregor, Carolyn    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Smith, Kathleen P.    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.

Paper ThDPo17.5
Multi-Dimensional Knowledge Translation: Enabling Health Informatics Capacity Audits Using Patient Journey Models
Catley, Christina    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
McGregor, Carolyn    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Percival, Jennifer    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Curry, Joanne Marie    Univ. of Western Sydney
James, Andrew    Univ. of Toronto

Paper ThDPo17.6
A Structured Approach to Requirements Gathering Creation Using PaJMa Models
McGregor, Carolyn    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Percival, Jennifer    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Curry, Joanne Marie    Univ. of Western Sydney
Foster, Donna    Whiby Mental Health Centre
Anstey, Erin    Whitby Mental Health Centre
Churchill, Debra    Whitby Mental Health Centre

Paper FrCT11.3
Women in Biomedical Engineering and Health Informatics and Its Impact on Gender Representation for Accepted Publications at IEEE EMBC 2007
McGregor, Carolyn    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Smith, Kathleen P.    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Percival, Jennifer    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.

Paper SaBPo17.2
Multi-Dimensional Temporal Abstraction and Data Mining of Medical Time Series Data: Trends and Challenges

Catley, Christina    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.
Stratti, Heidi    Univ. of Western Sydney
McGregor, Carolyn    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.

Paper FrBPo07.19
Real-Time Signal Processing of Accelerometer Data for Wearable Medical Patient Monitoring Devices
Van Wieringen, Matt    UOIT
Eklund, J. Mikael    Univ. of Ontario Inst. of Tech.

A full list of authors at the EMBC 08 can be found here.

For more information about the IEEE EMBC 08 conference, please visit http://www.embc2008.com/