Program at Glance

Thursday, November 11, 2010
11:00 - 6:00 Registration
1:00 - 3:00 Welcome & Keynote Session @ Chesapeake Hall
3:00 - 3:30 Coffee Break @ Chesapeake Foyer
3:30 - 6:15 Parallel Sessions:
Session I - Human-Centered Design of Health Informatics Systems
@ James/Potomac
Session II - Information Management
in Health Informatics
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
Friday, November 12, 2010
7:00 – 8:00 IHI Hospitality Breakfast @ Admiralty Ballroom
8:00  - 10:05 Parallel Sessions:
Session III - Computational Support for Patient-Centered and Evidence-Based Care
@ James/Potomac
Session IV - Data Management, Privacy, Security, and Confidentiality 
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
Poster Session I
@ Crystal Ballroom
10:05 - 10:30 Coffee Break @ Chesapeake Foyer
10:30  - 12:35 Parallel Sessions:
Session V - Consumer and Clinician Health Information 
@ James/Potomac
Session VI - Health Informatics Applications & Studies
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
@ Crystal Ballroom
12:35 - 1:30 Lunch @ Admiralty Ballroom
1:30  - 3:10 Parallel Sessions:
Session VII - Health Informatics 
Applications & Studies
@ James/Potomac
Session VIII - Consumer Health and Wellness Applications
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
3:10 - 3:40 Coffee Break @ Chesapeake Foyer
3:40  - 6:10 Best Papers & Panel Session @ Chesapeake Hall
6:10 Closing

Detailed Program

Welcome & Keynote Session

11-November : 1:00-3:00

Welcome & Keynote Session
 @ Chesapeake Hall
1:00 - 1:20 General Welcome
Umit Catalyurek
1:20 - 1:40 State of ACM Special Interest Group on Health Informatics
Gang Luo
1:40 - 2:00 Program & Logistics
Henrique Andrade and Neil Smalheiser
2:00 - 3:00 Keynote Talk "AI, BIOMEDICINE, AND THE NIH"
Milton Corn

Oral Presentations

11-November : 3:30-6:15

Session I - Human-Centered Design of Health Informatics Systems
Chair: Kai Zheng
 @ James/Potomac
Session II - Information Management in
Health Informatics
Chair: Bradley Malin
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
3:30 - 3:55 Development of Learning Features in a Medical Voluntary Incident Reporting System
Yang Gong
The Effect of Different Context Representations on Word Sense Discrimination in Biomedical Texts
Ted Pedersen
3:55 - 4:20 Can Clinicians Create High-Quality Databases? A Study on A Flexible Electronic Health Record (fEHR) System
Ritu Khare, Yuan An, Il-Yeol Song and Xiaohua Hu
Clustering of Human Motions Based on Feature-level Fusion of Multiple Body Sensor Data
Gaurav Pradhan and Prabhakaran B.
4:20 - 4:45 Ockham's Razor of Design: A Heuristic for guiding design and development of a Clinical Information Systems Generator
Jon Patrick and Peter Budd
Uncovering Age-Specific Invasive and DCIS Breast Cancer Rules Using Inductive Logic Programming
Houssam Nassif, David Page, Mehmet Ayvaci, Jude Shavlik and Elizabeth S. Burnside
5:00 - 5:25 Modeling Annotation Time to Reduce Workload in Comparative Effectiveness Reviews
Byron Wallace, Kevin Small, Carla Brodley, Joseph Lau and Thomas Trikalinos
Scalable Personalized Medicine with Active Learning: Patient-Specific Detection of Epileptic Waveforms with Minimum Labeled Data
Guha Balakrishnan and Zeeshan Syed
5:25 - 5:50 Computerization and Information assemblages: Nursing Work and CPOE Adoption
Xiaomu Zhou, Mark Ackerman and Kai Zheng
Effective Epidemic Control via Strategic Vaccine Deployment: A Systematic Approach
Jiming Liu and Shang Xia
5:50 - 6:15 Visual Information Seeking in Multiple Electronic Health Records: Design Recommendations and A Process Model
Taowei Wang, Catherine Plaisant and Ben Shneiderman
Mining Electronic Health Records For Adverse Drug Effects Using Regression
Rave Harpaz, Krystl Haerian, herbert chase and Carol Friedman

12-November : 8:00-10:05

Session III - Computational Support for Patient-Centered and Evidence-Based Care
Chair: Yang Gong
@ James/Potomac
Session IV - Data Management, Privacy, Security, and Confidentiality

 Chair: Prabhakaran Balakrishnan
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
8:00 - 8:25 An Automated Vital Sign Monitoring System for Congestive Heart Failure Patients
Myung-Kyung Suh, Lorraine S. Evangelista, Chien-An Chen, Kyungsik Han, Jinha Kang, Michael Kai Tu, Victor Chen, Ani Nahapetian and Majid Sarrafzadeh
DigiSwitch: Design and Evaluation of a Device for Older Adults to Preserve Privacy While Monitoring Health at Home
Kelly Caine, Celine Zimmerman, William Hazlewood, Zachary Schall-Zimmerman, Alexander Sulgrove, L. Jean Camp, Katherine Connelly, Lesa Lorenzen-Huber and Kalpana Shankar
8:25 - 8:50 Using clinical preferences in argumentation about evidence from clinical trials
Anthony Hunter and Matthew Williams
Beyond Safe Harbor: Automatic Discovery of Health Information De-identification Policy Alternatives
Kathleen Benitez, Grigorios Loukides and Bradley Malin
8:50 - 9:15 From Netflix to Heart Attacks: Collaborative Filtering in Medical Datasets
Shahzaib Hassan and Zeeshan Syed
Reliable Medical Recommendation Systems with Patient Privacy
T. Ryan Hoens, Marina Blanton and Nitesh V. Chawla
9:15 - 9:40 Content-Based Retrieval of Retinal Images for Maculopathy
Sai Deepak K, Gopal Datt Joshi and Jayanthi Sivaswamy
An evaluation of feature sets and sampling techniques for de-identification of medical records
James Gardner, Li Xiong, Fusheng Wang, Andrew Post and Joel Saltz
9:40- 10:05 Novel Biological Network Features Discovery for In Silico Identification of Drug Targets
Jintao Zhang and Jun Huan
Privacy Policies of Personal Health Records: An evaluation of their effectiveness in protecting patient information
Lorenzo Martino and Suchit Ahuja

12-November : 10:30-12:35

Session V - Consumer and Clinician Health Information
Chair: Michelle Rogers
@ James/Potomac
Session VI - Health Informatics Applications & Studies
Chair: Kay Connelly
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
10:30-10:55 Characterizing mammography reports for health analytics
Carlos Rojas, Robert Patton and Barbara Beckerman
Federated Querying Architecture for Clinical & Translational Health IT
Oren Livne, N. Dustin Schultz and Scott Narus
10:55-11:20 Contextualizing consumer health information searching: an analysis of questions in a social Q&A community
Yan Zhang
Towards a Definition of Health Informatics Ethics
Hamman Samuel, Osmar Zaïane and Dick Sobsey
11:20-11:45 Securing the E-Health Cloud
Hans Löhr, Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi and Marcel Winandy
Architecture and Information Technology as Factors in Surgical Suite Information Sharing and Coordination
Peter Scupelli, Susan R. Fussell and Sara Kiesler
11:45-12:10 Understanding Parent-Pediatrician Interaction for the Design of Health Technologies
Julie A. Kientz
Relevance Based Visualization of Large Cancer Patient Populations
Sebastian Klenk, Jürgen Dippon, Peter Fritz and Gunther Heidemann
12:10-12:35 Using Electronic Health Record Systems in Diabetes Care: Emerging Practices
Tiffany Veinot, Maria Souden, Kai Zheng, Rosalind Keith and Julie Lowery
Conditional Random Fields for Activity Recognition in Smart Environments
Ehsan Nazerfard, Barnan Das, Lawrence Holder and Diane Cook

12-November : 1:30-3:10

Session VII - Health Informatics Applications & Studies
Chair: Kelly Caine
@ James/Potomac
Session VIII - Consumer Health and Wellness Applications
Chair: Tiffany Veinot
@ Rappahanock/Roanoke
1:30 - 1:55 Modeling and Estimating the Spatial Distribution of Healthcare Workers
Donald Curtis, Chris Hlady, Sriram Pemmaraju, Philip Polgreen and Alberto Segre
Intelligent Personal Health Record: Experience and Open Issues
Gang Luo, Chunqiang Tang and Selena Thomas
1:55 - 2:20 Analysis of an Online Health Social Network
Xiaoxiao Ma and Guanling Chen
Mining and Monitoring Patterns of Daily Routines for Assisted Living in Real World Settings
Parisa Rashidi and Diane Cook
2:20 - 2:45 A Framework to Model and Translate Clinical Rules to Support Complex Real-time Analysis of Physiological and Clinical Data
Christina Catley, Kathy Smith, Carolyn McGregor, Andrew James and Mikael Eklund
is it normal to be this sore?: Using an Online Forum to Investigate Barriers to Physical Activity
Tammy Toscos, Sunny Consolvo and David W. McDonald
2:45 - 3:10 Experience Modeling and Analyzing Medical Processes: UMass/Baystate Medical Safety Project Overview
George S. Avrunin, Lori A. Clarke, Leon J. Osterweil, Stefan C. Christov, Bin Chen, Elizabeth A. Henneman, Philip L. Henneman, Lucinda Cassells and Wilson Mertens
Modeling the temporal evolution of an online cancer forum
Kathleen Durant, Charles Safran and Alexa McCray

Poster Sessions and Demonstrations

12-November - Crystal Ballroom
Poster I - Short Papers
(8:00 to 10:00)
Chair: Yuan An
Concept Integration from the caTIES to i2b2 Using the UMLS Semantic Network
Vincent Yip and Umit Topaloglu
Modeling the Information-Value Decay of Medical Problems for Problem List Maintenance
Jeffrey Klann and Gunther Schadow
Evidence-based medicine, the essential role of systematic reviews, and the need for automated text mining tools
Aaron Cohen, Clive Adams, John Davis, Clement Yu, Philip Yu, Weiyi Meng, Lorna Duggan, Marian McDonagh and Neil Smalheiser
Data Visualization of Teen Birth Rate Data Using Freely Available Rapid Prototyping Tools
Risa B. Myers, James W. Lomax III, Frank J. Manion, Nancy M. Tucker and Todd R. Johnson
Medical Decision Making Using Vector Space Model
Dhrubajyoti Mondal, Aryya Gangopadhyay and William Russell
Are Internet Searches a Reliable Source of Information for Answering Residents’ Clinical Questions in the Emergency Room
Diane Schwartz, June Abbas, Richard Krause, Ronald Moscati and Shravanti Halpern
An Architecture for Complex Clinical Question Answering
Rodney Nielsen, James Masanz, Philip Ogren, Wayne Ward, James Martin, Martha Palmer and Guergana Savova
Health Sense: A Gedanken Experiment on Persuasive Wearable Technology for Health Awareness
Swamy Ananthanarayan and Katie Siek
Automatic Patient Search for Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Using Free-Text Medical Reports
Jun Zhang, Yingying Gu, Weisong Liu, Wen Hu, James Marx, Floyd Frost, Judy Tjoe, Tian Zhao and Xiangming Mu
Adapting Recommender Systems to the Requirements of Personal Health Record Systems
Martin Wiesner and Daniel Pfeifer
Participatory Design of an Autism Community Network to Enhance Community Participation, Health, and Well-Being
John M. Carroll, Jamika D. Burge, Scott Robertson and Mary Beth Rosson
Enabling the Revisitation of Fine-Grained, Clinical Information
James F. Terwilliger, Lois M. L. Delcambre, Judith R. Logan, David Maier, David W. Archer, Jeremy Steinhauer and Scott Britell
An Online Segmentation Tool For Cervicographic Image Analysis
Zhiyun Xue, Sameer Antani, Rodney Long and George Thoma
Increasing Patient Safety using Explanation-Driven Personalized Content Recommendation
Haggai Roitman, Yossi Mesika, Yevgenia Tsimerman and Yonatan Maman
An Exploratory Study of News Article Clustering for Web-based Bio-surveillance
Manabu Torii, Burt-Ujin Bayarsaikhan, Hongfang Liu, Thang Nguyen, Kevin Jones, Noele Nelson and David Hartley
An Information and Communication Technology System to Support Rural Healthcare Delivery
Hossein Pourreza, Sergio Camorlinga, Carson K. Leung and Bruce D. Martin
A Comparison of MeSH terms and CiteULike Social Tags as Metadata for the Same Items
Danielle H. Lee and Titus Schleyer
A Study on the User Navigation Path of a Web-based Intervention Program -
Christopher Yang, Flaura Winston, Adam Townes, Xuning Tang and Nancy Kassam-Adams
A Data Mining Approach to MPGN Type II Renal Survival Analysis
Chen Yang, W. Nick Street, Der-Fa Lu and Lynne Lanning
Immunization Information and Population Data Sources: The Information Needs of Public Health Practitioners
Rebecca Hills, Blaine Reeder, Debra Revere, William Lober and Neil Abernethy
Facial Expression Wonderland (FEW) - A Novel Design Prototype of Information and Computer Technology (ICT) for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 
Rung-Yu Tseng and Ellen Yi-Luen Do
The Automated Retrieval Console (ARC): Open Source Software for Streamlining the Process of Natural Language Processing 
Leonard D'Avolio, Thien Nguyen and Louis Fiore    
Mining Personalized Medicine Algorithms with Surrogate Algorithm Tags
Chih-Lin Chi, Peter Kos, Vincent Fusaro, Rimma Pivovarov, Prasad Patil and Peter Tonellato
Large-Scale Multimodal Mining for Healthcare with MapReduce 
Fei Wang, Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood, Vuk Ercegovac, David Beymer and Eugene Shekita 
Image Classification of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells 
Michael Grasso, Ronil Mokashi, Alden Dima, Antonio Cardone, Kiran Bhadriraju, Anne Plant, Mary Brady, Yaacov Yesha and Yelena Yesha
GSA: A Framework for Rapid Prototyping of Smart Alarm Systems 
Andrew King, Alex Roederer, Dave Arney, Sanjian Chen, Ana Giannareas, William Hanson, Vanessa Kern, Nicholas Stevens, Jonathan Tannen, Adrian Trevino, Jonathan Wanderer, Oleg Sokolsky, Margaret Mullen-Fortino, Soojin Park and Insup Lee
Leveraging the Semantic Web and Natural Language Processing to Enhance Drug-mechanism Knowledge in Drug Product Labels 
Richard Boyce, Henk Harkema and Michael Conway
Exploring the Use of Technology in Healthcare Spaces and its Impact on Empathic Communication 
Amanda Fonville, Eun Kyoung Choe, Susan Oldham and Julie Kientz
Shape Discrimination Test on Handheld Devices for Patient Self-Test 
Abhishek Chhetri, Kang Zhang, Yizhong Wang and Forrest Wen
Using an Interdisciplinary Approach to Develop a Knowledge-driven Careflow Management System for Collaborative Patient-centred Palliative Care
Wendy MacCaull, Heather Jewers and Markus Latzel
Medical Information Visualization Conceptual Model for Patient-Physician Health Communication
Yair Rajwan and George Kim
Development of a Software Tool for Healthcare Data Interchange
Aaron Saas, Mahmood Hossain and Frank Lee
Launching: University Partnership for Health Informatics
Julie Jacko, Terrence Adam, Bonnie Westra, Marty Witrak, Ron Berkeland, Andrew Nelson, Adel Ali, Layne Johnson, Rui Kuang, Kathy LaTour, Sandy Potthoff and Amy Watters
Building a Corpus and Developing a Question Classifier to Support Messaging-Based Question Answering
Adam Kurmally, Barbara Di Eugenio, Charles E. Kahn Jr and Susan McRoy
Linking information systems for HIV care and research in Kenya
Alicia Guidry, Judd Walson and Neil Abernethy
Improving Disease Surveillance Capabilities for a Public Health Information Affinity Domain
Armando Ahued, Jorge Morales, Sondra Renly, Stefan Edlund and James Kaufman
Discovering Specific Cascades in Critical Care Transfer Networks
K.P. Unnikrishnan and Theodore Iwashyna
Towards Large-Scale Sharing of Electronic Health Records of Cancer Patients
Praveen Rao, Stanley Edlavitch, Jeffrey Hackman, Timothy Hickman, Douglas McNair and Deepthi Rao 
Using Functional Data Analysis to Identify Physician Decision Strategies which Lead to Better Type 2 Diabetes Patient Outcomes
Gregory Ramsey, Paul Johnson, Patrick O'Connor, JoAnn Sperl-Hillen and William Rush

12-November - Crystal Ballroom
Poster II - Regular Papers
(10:30 to 12:30)
Chair: Yuan An
Heuristic Evaluation of Persuasive Health Technologies
Julie A. Kientz, Eun Kyoung Choe, Brennen Birch, Robert Maharaj, Amanda Fonville, Chelsey Glasson and Jennifer Mundt
Older Adults’ Perceptions and Use of Web-based Multimedia Health Tutorials 
Bo Xie, Ivan Watkins and Man Huang
Health Information need and seeking behavior of patients in developing countries' context
Vahideh Zarea Gavgani
Identifying Opportunities for Inpatient-centric Technology
Meredith Skeels and Desney Tan
Dynamic Scheduling of Emergency Department Resources
Junchao Xiao, Leon Osterweil and Qing Wang
Towards improving inter-team coordination in the surgical process: a breakdown detection method
Svetlena Taneva, Bernhard Plattner, Charlie Byer, Jacqueline Higgins and Anthony Easty
Health Information and Decision-making Preferences in the Internet Age: A Pilot Study Using the Health Information Wants (HIW) Questionnaire
Bo Xie, Mo Wang, Robert Feldman and Le Zhou
A Machine Learning Approach for Identifying Subtypes of Austism 
Rocio Guillen and Curtis Jensen
The Production Rule Framework: Developing a Canonical Set of Software Requirements for Compliance with Law 
Jeremy C. Maxwell and Annie I. Anton
A Comprehensive Privacy-aware Authorization Framework Founded on HIPAA Privacy Rules
Ahmed AL Faresi, Duminda Wijesekera and Khaled Moidu
On the Integration of an Artifact System and a Real-Time Healthcare Analytics System 
Marion Blount, Carolyn McGregor, Andrew James, Daby Sow, Rishikesan Kamaleswaran, Sascha Tuuha, Jennifer Percival and Nathan Percival
Process-based Derivation of Requirements for Medical Devices 
Heather Conboy, George Avrunin and Lori Clarke
Automatic integration of drug indications from multiple health resources
Aurélie Névéol and Zhiyong Lu
An Ontology Based Person Exposure History
Stacy Doore, Kate Beard and Carol Bult
Knowledge Retrieval in the Anatomical Domain
Héctor Andrés Melgar Sasieta, Fabiano Beppler and Roberto Pacheco
Prediction of Breast Cancer Biopsy Outcomes Using a Distributed Genetic Programming Approach
Simone Ludwig
Trust in eHealth: A Review of an the Emerging Field
Laurian Vega, Enid Montague and Tom DeHart
Physician perceptions of clinical reminder
Annette Valenta, Margaret Browning, Timothy Weddle, Greer Stevenson, Andrew Boyd and Denise Hynes
Knowledge Representation in ICU Communication
Saif Khairat and Yang Gong
Content-based Medical Image Retrieval in Peer-to-Peer Systems 
Amalia Charisi and Vasileios Megalooikonomou
Predictive Rule Discovery from Electronic Health Records
Sholom Weiss, Nitin Indurkhya and Chidanand Apte
Section Classification in Clinical Notes Using a Supervised Hidden Markov Model
Ying Li, Sharon Lipsky Gorman and Noemie Elhadad
Automatic Identification of Biomedical Concepts on Spanish Unstructured Clinical Texts
Elena Castro, Ana Iglesias, Paloma Martinez and Leonardo Castano
A Wireless EEG Monitor System based on BSN node
Gang Li, Haifeng Chen and Jungtae Lee
Robust Matching of Multi-Modal Retinal Images using Radon based Local Descriptor
Yogesh Babu Bathina, N.V. Kartheek Medathati and Jayanthi Sivaswamy
An animated multivariate visualization for physiological and clinical data in the ICU
Patricia Ordóñez Rozo, Marie desJardins, Michael Lombardi, Christoph U. Lehmann and Jim Fackler
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Opportunities & Challenges for Computing Technology
Brian Landry, Eun Kyoung Choe, Stephen McCutcheon and Julie A. Kientz
Boosting-based discovery of multi-component physiological indicators: Applications to express diagnostics and personalized treatment optimization
Valeriy Gavrishchaka, Mark Koepke and Olga Ulyanova
MeD-Lights: A Usable Metaphor for Patient Controlled Access to Electronic Health Records
Emily Adams, Mehool Intwala and Apu Kapadia
CoWebViz - Interactive collaborative sharing of 3D stereoscopic visualization among browsers with no added software
Mathias Kaspar, Nigel M. Parsad and Jonathan C. Silverstein

12-November - Crystal Ballroom
(10:30 to 12:30)
Chair: Yuan An
The Spatiotemporal Epidemiological Modeler 
Stefan Edlund, Matthew Davis and James Kaufman
Remote Healthcare Delivery with Sqwelch 
Ronan Fox, James Cooley and Manfred Hauswirth
Visual Coder: Clinical Coding in Translational Research 
Fieran Mason-Blakley, Jens Jahnke-Weber, Melanie Tory, Cliff McCollum
VPC-W: An Interactive Prototype of a Web-Based Visual Paired Comparison Behavioral Diagnostic Task
Dmitry Lagun, Eugene Agichtein, Elizabeth Buffalo, Cecelia Manzanares and Stuart Zola
Virtual Rehabilitation System 
Ziying Tang, Xiaohu Guo and Balakrishnan Prabhakaran
A Neuro-Oncology Workstation for Structuring; Modeling; and Visualizing Patient Records 
William Hsu, Corey Arnold and Ricky Taira    
Demo of the Collaborative Assessment and Recommendation Engine for Prospective Healthcare 
Nitesh V. Chawla
MedWISE: a Highly User-configurable Web 2.0 HER 
Yalini Senathirajah and Suzanne Bakken
Precision Information Environments 
Russ Burtner and William Pike    
Stream Computing for Intensive Care Patient Monitoring 
Daby Sow, Alain Biem, Marion Blount, Maria Ebling and Gang Luo

Best Papers & Panel

12-November : 3:40-6:10

Best Papers
Chairs: Henrique Andrade and Neil Smalheiser
 @ James/Potomac/Rappahanock/Roanoke
3:40 - 4:10 Best Regular Paper 
Designing a Personal Health Application for Older Adults to Manage Medications
Danish Khan, Katie Siek, Jane Meyers, Leah Haverhals, Steven Cali, Stephen Ross
4:10 - 4:40 Best Short Paper
EPharmacyNet: An Approach to improve the Pharmaceutical Care Delivery in Developing Countries. Study Case: BENIN
Thierry Oscar Edoh and Gunnar Teege
4:40 - 6:10 Panel
Implications of Social Computing in Health Informatics

Moderator:  Courtney Corley
Panelists: Guanling Chen, Kay Connelly, Bradley Malin, George Thoma