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Submissions Close September 10: ITCH 2013, February 21 – 23, 2013, Victoria, BC, Canada

Realizing the enabling potential of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) is the theme of ITCH 2013 – see http://www.uvic.ca/hsd/itch/ The conference will focus on impacts of ICT on healthcare delivery and personal health.  The organisers invite national and international papers that address one or more of the three broad characteristics of ICT that are realizing their enabling potential: Available, Tailored and Closer.

Authors should submit completed papers to the ITCH 2013 Steering Committee no later than September 10, 2012.  Papers, which must be no longer than five pages, will be peer-reviewed for acceptance and publication in Proceedings – ITCH 2013.  Authors will be notified of acceptance by October 18, 2012.  All papers are to be submitted to https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=itch2013 The language of the papers and conference is English.  All correspondence and requests for information are to be sent to itch[at]uvic.ca

The camera-ready document must be structured and formatted in accordance with instructions found at the IOS Press website in http://www.iospress.nl/authco/iospressbookarticle-word.zip  Submit the manuscript in a high resolution PDF file with all fonts embedded. Papers that have been accepted will be printed in a Medline indexed publication.

The ITCH 2013 conference will be held on February 21 – 23, 2013; venue the Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria, BC, Canada. The themes of ITCH 2013 will be “Available, tailored and closer: enabling health and healthcare through ICT”. ITCH is an international conference addressing Information Technology and Communications in Health (ITCH), organised by the School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, BC, Canada (an Academic Institutional Member of IMIA).

August 13, 2012 - Posted by | Canada, conference, education | , , , ,

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