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Health Informatics Scotland 2013 – CFP Closes 15 May

The Health Informatics Scotland (HIS’13) conference is a leading annual conference and exhibition held to showcase the latest advances in the field of health informatics. Following the introduction of a very successful research stream in 2012, submissions are invited for: Research Papers; Presentations; Posters; Workshop Proposals. This event will be held on 18-19 September, 2013 at the Edinburgh Conference Centre, Riccarton Campus, Edinburgh, Scotland.

The four themes for 2013 are:

  • “eHealth Closing the Loop! Connecting and Communicating information between secondary & primary; health & social care; NHS & Patient.”
  • “Nursing Impact on eHealth: a stream jointly run with BCS Nursing Group and Royal College of Nursing eHealth Group”
  • “Current Research in Health Informatics: a stream jointly run by the major universities in Scotland”
  • “A Scottish Jam/Hack/Camp Un-Conference with a mobile ‘App’ development theme. Participate and make up your own agenda as the event rolls on.”

In addition, the event:

  • will be hosting the first “Derek Hoy Memorial Lecture”
  • will also hold the NHS Scotland eHealth Awards
  • on behalf of the BCS Nursing group we will be awarding the Dame Phyllis Friend Award to a UK nurse involved in innovative informatics or eHealth work.

Submission deadlines:

  • 15th May 2013: Submission deadline for research papers (papers up to 5 pages) or presentations (2 page abstract) or workshop proposals (up to 2 page description).
  • 30th June 2013: Submission deadline for posters (1 page abstract).

For further information, please visit:

http://www.hiscotland.info (HIS’13 Conference)
http://www.hisresearch.info (Call for Papers)

February 6, 2013 - Posted by | conference, Europe, UK | , , , , ,

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