The Duke/UNC Joint Health Informatics Seminar Series is sponsored by DCHI and the Carolina Health Informatics Program at UNC-Chapel Hill. This series explores key areas in Health Informatics and include research results, overview of programs of research, basic, applied, and evaluative projects, as well as research from varied epistemological stances.

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Informatics Research Seminars

Seminars will be held Wednesdays from 4-5pm in Health Sciences Library room 227.

Fall 2018 Schedule:

Informatics Research Seminars: Spring 2018
WK Site Date Speaker Topic
1 Duke 29 - Aug  Ed Hammond, PhD, FACMI, FAIMBE, FIMIA, FHL7 The Future of Health and Getting There
2 Duke 5 - Sept  Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD, FACP, FACMI  HL7 FHIR for the Information Scientist
3 UNC-C 12 - Sept  Christopher Blanchette, PhD and Laura Clark  Regionalization and Trend Analyses of Health Service Utilization and Cost Among Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease Patients in the U.S.
4 UNC-CH 19 - Sept  Prithima Reddy-Mosaly, PhD  An Interface-Driven Analysis of User Behavior of an Electronic Health Records System- Quantifying the Effect on Mental Effort and Performance
5 NCCU 26 - Sept  Gregory Clinton  Telenetwork in NC: To Spread Health, Legal, Environment and Justice Presentations to Rural NC
6 Duke 3 - Oct  Metin Nafi Gurcan, PhD  Imaging Informatics
7 UNC-CH 10 - Oct  Lixin Song, PhD  Enhancing survivorship care planning for patients with localized prostate cancer using a couple-focused mhealth tailored symptom self-management program
8 UNC-C 17 -Oct Shi Chen, PhD Comparative Analysis of Real vs Fake Health-related Information on Social Media: A Case Study of 2016 Zika Epidemic in Cyberspace
9 ECU 24 - Oct Ray Hylock, PhD  Patient-Centered Health Records and Exchange via Blockchain
10 NCCU 31 - Oct Eun Young Yoo-Lee, PhD  Health Information Seeking on the Web: Theory and Research
11 UNC-CH 7 - Nov  Greg Kuhnen  The Decision Machine: Analytics and the Rise of Artificial Intelligence
12 ECU 14 - Nov  Greg Nelson, MMCi, CPHIMS  Analytics Service Redesign