Sunday, December 23, 2012

Call for Abstracts: 6th Annual Healthcare Informatics Symposium

Call for Abstracts: 6th Annual Healthcare Informatics Symposium


Deadline to submit: January 7, 2013


Now accepting abstracts for the 6th Annual Healthcare Informatics Symposium, presented by the Center for Biomedical Informatics (CBMi) at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The symposium will be held at The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel on Friday April 26, 2013.


Authors are invited to submit abstracts on a range of topics that describe developing informatics approaches or results of informatics-related research. These include, but are not limited to, the following areas:


Technical innovations and creative solutions in informatics


Mobile health applications and solutions


Personalized medicine


Data use


Personal health data privacy and security


Nursing informatics


Informatics policy and governance issues


Workforce development and education


Selected abstracts will each be presented in a short (10-15 min) podium presentation. Other submitted abstracts may be presented as posters, space permitting, and at the discretion of the organizing committee. More information on this will be forthcoming.


Free symposium registration for lead authors. For each abstract selected for presentation, the lead author or presenter will be granted free registration. Travel and any other associated expenses will be the responsibility of the presenter.


Key Dates


Abstract Submission Deadline: January 7, 2013


Notification of Acceptance: February 18, 2013


Conference Date: April 26, 2013


Please contact Donna Vito vitod@email.chop.edu with any questions.