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2nd ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium (IHI 2012) – January 28-30, Miami

The 2nd ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium (IHI 2012) will be held on January 28-30, 2012
in Miami, Florida, USA. Full information is available at http://www.sighit.org/ihi2012/ (mirror site: http://www.comp.hkbu.edu.hk/ihi2012/).

IHI 2012 is the flagship symposium on health informatics promoted by the newly formed Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Health Informatics (ACM SIGHIT). IHI is designed to run as an annual showcase for exciting and innovative research on techniques and technologies developed in universities, hospitals, research labs, and companies all over the world.

IHI 2012 will feature about 130 contributions from 37 countries, including keynote speeches, regular papers, short papers, demonstrations, free tutorials, panels, extended abstracts, and doctoral consortium. Selected regular papers and short papers will be presented in oral sessions. Other papers and demos will be presented by the authors in an open setting, specifically designed to encourage conversation and discussion. The symposium will cover the breadth of problems faced by the community: health informatics education, telemedicine, systems for decision support, human-centered design, information retrieval techniques for health applications, accessibility to personalized predictive modeling techniques, and so on.

Online registration is now available at the conference website (http://www.sighit.org/ihi2012/, mirror site: http://www.comp.hkbu.edu.hk/ihi2012/). Staying at the conference hotel, pre-negotiated conference rates are available. A direct link to the Miami Beach Resort and Spa hotel reservation system is available at the conference website.

October 18, 2011 - Posted by | conference | ,

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