Academic Year 2010
presented Health IT and Workflow
to the Institute of Medicine Committee on
Patient Safety and Health Information Technology in Washington, D.C.
on Dec. 14.
submission deadline for the Workshop
on Collaborative Privacy Practices in Social Media at CSCW 2011 was
December 22, 2010.
journal paper "Challenges to effective crisis management: Using
information and communication technologies to coordinate emergency
medical services and emergency department teams" received
the American Medical Informatics Association's Diane
E. Forsythe Award at the AMIA Fall
Symposium in Washington, D.C.
have been awarded a grant from
the National Science Foundation to
investigate collaborative privacy practices in information-intensive
Promoted to Associate
Professor with Tenure
Appointed Director of Graduate Programs
We have been awarded
a grant from the The Commonwealth
Fund to investigate Health IT diffusion in rural hospitals.
The submission deadline
for the 2010
Doctoral Consortium on Sociotechnical Issues in Medical Informatics has
neen extended to July 15, 2010.
The submission deadline has been extended to April 30, 2010 for
Journal of Medical Informatics Special Issue on Collaboration
in Healthcare Settings
The submission deadline for paper/notes for the ACM
Conference on Supporting Group Work 2010 (GROUP'10) is
May 14, 2010.
on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH) will
take place on April 11 prior to CHI 2010 in Atlanta, GA
Academic Year 2009
presentation as part of University of Michigan's Health Informatics Grand Rounds and Bartels
Health Informatics Speakers Series at the School of Information
DheepakRamaswamy successfully defended his Masters
Thesis - "AchieveTogether.com: Development & Evaluation of a Web 2.0 Application for Weight Loss and Diabetes Prevention".
Paul successfully defended her Ph.D. Thesis - “Understanding Together: Sensemaking in Collaborative Information Seeking”.
Yusuf Raza successfully defended his Masters Thesis - "The
Effect of Team Experience on Collaborative Information Seeking Behavior of
Awarded grant from Lockheed Martin Corporation to investigate collaborative
Abraham successfully defended her Ph.D. Thesis-"Meta-Coordination Activities: Exploring Articulation Work in Hospitals” .
Call for Papers:Special
Issue of International Journal of Medical Informatics on Supporting
Collaboration in Healthcare Settings
of Biomedical Informatics paper "Evaluating Collaborative Features of Critical Care Systems: a methodological
study of information technology in surgical intensive care
units" was a finalist for the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2009
Diane Forsythe Award.
Call for Participation: CSCW
2010 Workshop on CSCW Research in Healthcare: Past, Present, and Future
ACM Conference on
Computer Supported Cooperative Work 2010 paper "Understanding Together: Sensemaking in Collaborative Information Seeking" won Honorable Mention.
JAMIA paper "Developing
IT Infrastructure for Rural Hospitals: A Case Study of Benefits
Hospital-to-Hospital Partnerships." was
selected to be reprinted in the 2009 IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics as
a best paper selection
CAREER Award for research on Collaborative Information Behavior