Category Archives: courses and webinars

AMIA webinar w Dr Dom Furniss from @UCLIC on medical device design & distributed cognition

Edited 10 March 2015 UK time updated to reflect Daylight Savings Time Dom Furniss, from the UCL Interaction Centre who works on both the CHI+MED and Eclipse projects, will be giving a webinar on 12 March 2015 at 1pm-2.30pm EST … Continue reading

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Short course in health app design at UCL, March 2015

SCFarr11: Designing Apps Short Course http://www.ucl.ac.uk/farr-short-courses/scfarr11 This one-day course is part of a series of short courses from the Farr Institute of Health Informatics Research which aims to integrate research and capacity development in order to improve health and healthcare.CHI+MED’s Dr … Continue reading

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Habit-forming: don’t forget to take your pills, and how do you remember them?

Update – now with added video, see below (at end) Katarzyna Stawarz, a PhD student from UCLIC (UCL Interaction Centre), has been investigating the way in which smartphone apps can help people to form habits that help them remember to … Continue reading

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Medical devices, human factors, #hci, ergonomics, error – tweets from various conferences (a collection of collections)

Event tweets that have been tagged with a hashtag can be viewed in real-time (both by conference attendees and those watching along at home) but they can also be collected together later as a record of the event. Picture credit: … Continue reading

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[Video] Medical Device Training: User interfaces, design issues, and avoiding medical error

Medical Device Training Design Issues in Medical User Interfaces Dr Paolo Masci from Queen Mary University of London has put together this training video (based on a seminar), for medical device designers and hospital-based device users, to demonstrate how problems … Continue reading

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[Training course, London] Medical Device Usability and IEC 62366 , 30 April -1 May 2014 [deadline 4 April]

CHI+MED does not endorse these training courses but they are included for the benefit of other Human-Computer Interaction researchers and those working in areas related to medical device design and patient safety. BERGO is running a training course on Medical Device … Continue reading

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[Training course, London] Medical Device Usability and IEC 62366 , 17-18 Sep 2013 [deadline 19 Aug]

CHI+MED does not endorse these training courses but they are included for the benefit of other Human-Computer Interaction researchers and those working in areas related to medical device design and patient safety. BERGO is running a training course on Medical Device … Continue reading

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