29th - 31st May 2021 from 9:00 to 18:30 CEST (UTC +2)







About EFMI

The European Federation for Medical Informatics Association (EFMI) is the leading organisation in medical informatics in Europe, founded in 1976, and representing 30 countries through their respective national health informatics associations. EFMI is organised as a not-for-profit organisation concerned with the theory and practice of Information Science and Technology within Healthcare and Health Sciences in a European context.

The objectives are:

Highlights the MIE Virtual Event has to offer:


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Biomedical data, tools and methods

Chair: Anne MOEN

Deep Neural Network to Identify Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder

Ali Ebrahimi

Chair: Patrick WEBER

Supporting care delivery - Clinical decision support systems and reasoning

GIS Identifies Elderly Healthcare Centre Future Planning: A case study of local areas in Northeast of Thailand

Niruwan Turnbull

Chair: Romaric MARCILLY

Health and prevention

What Characterizes Safety of Ambient Assisted Living Technologies?

Kerstin Denecke


Introducing the Safety Engineering Principles underlying Certification of Health Software

George Despotou

A deep learning framework for automated ICD-10 coding

Abdelahad CHRAIBI

A COVID-19 decision support system for phone call triage, designed by and for medical students


A Smartphone App for Bedside Recording of Nursing Handovers in Haemodialysis Units

Charalampia Soilemezi

Using deep learning for individual-level predictions of adherence with growth hormone therapy

Matheus Araujo

Integration of explicit criteria in a Clinical Decision Support System through evaluation of Acute Kidney Injury events

Laurine Robert

Renal Health: Providing information and technological tools to empower patients to live better with kidney disease

Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior

A Constructive Fuzzy Representation Model for Heart Data Classification

Dimitris Iakovidis

Evaluation of a Clinical Decision Support System in the Domain of Chronic Wound Management

Stefan Vogel

Development of a Role Model for the Use of Smart Home Based Data in Medical Care

Isabel Richter

Managing Visitor and Patient Flow during the COVID-19 Pandemic: ExpectingU App

Frederic Ehrler

Gynecological Surgery and Machine Learning: Complications and Length of Stay Prediction

Georgy Kopanitsa

Harmonization of Finnish Vaccination Data

Riikka Vuokko

Self-Harm Detection for Mental Health Chatbots

Saahil Deshpande

An Electronic Health Record Approach to Understanding Drug to Drug Interactions and Associated Knowledge Gaps in Intergrated Care of Multimorbidity

George Despotou

How to identify potential candidates for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis: an AI algorithm reusing real-world hospital data

Jean-Charles Duthé




Chair: Jacob HOFDIJK

Precision medicine and public health - Public health informatics

Developing a Prognostic Model to Predict Mortality in Patients with Acute Bacterial Meningitis

Atiehsadat Mirkhani

Chair: Ulla-Mari KINNUNEN

Human factors and citizen centred digital health

Exploring Limitations of User Interface Design to Understanding the Gap Between Technology and Seniors

Monika Jingar

Chair: Carlos Luis PARRA CALDERÓN

Ethics, Legal and societal aspects

Factors Related to Personal Health Data Sharing: Data Usefulness, Sensitivity and Anonymity

Samar Helou

Developing a Prognostic Model to Predict Mortality in Patients with Acute Bacterial Meningitis

Mahanazuddin Syed

Emergency remote learning in nursing education during the COVID-19 pandemic

Jisan Lee

Integrated Infodemic Surveillance System: The case of COVID-19 in South Korea

Gil-Sung Park

COVID-19 is Connected with Lower Health Literacy in Rural Areas

Melody Greer

A User Experience and eHealth Literacy Inspection of a Lab Test Interpretation Mobile App for Citizens

Helen Monkman

Can the European EHR Exchange format support Shared Decision Making and Citizen-Driven Health Science?

Stefano Bonacina

Process Mining to Explore Variations in Endometrial Cancer Pathways from GP Referral to the First Treatment

Angelina Prima Kurniati

Reflection on Telemedicine Competencies in Spanish Medicine Degrees after the COVID-19 Pandemic 

Julian A. Garcia-Garcia

Capacity building for a stronger workforce in the public healthcare sector

Grete Netteland





Delivering WHO's life-saving information in real-time during a pandemic through an online learning platform: evidence from global use

Richelle George

Importance of digital literacy in the process of confronting the stress during COVID-19 pandemic

Daša Bosanac





Interdisciplinary teaching of digital competencies for undergraduate medical students - Experiences of a teaching project by medical informatics and medicine

Marianne Behrends

Decentralized Digital Health Services Caught between the Pressure for Innovation and the Burden of Regulations

Lea Meier







COVID-19 predictions: reality check

Christian Lovis

John Mantas (chair)






Designing, Modeling and Implementing Health Ecosystems in Transformation

HOST: Bernd Blobel

Stefan Schulz, Frank Oemig

Kenneth S. Rubin, Mauro Giacomini

William Goosenl



Solving the paradox: When usable eHealth applications are not used by the target population.

Host: Stephanie Jansen-Kosterink

Marijke Broekhuis

Kira Oberschmidt

Marian Hurmuz


Defining One Digital Health or how training the future generations of One Health professionals

Host: Arriel Benis

Host: Oscar Tamburis

Host: Catherine Chronaki

Host: Anne Moen


Defining the Perfect Health System

Host:Ed Hammond

Lori Orlando

Genie McPeek-Hinz

James E Tcheng

Stephen Keir

Vivian West

15:00 - 16:00
Chair: Sabine KOCH

Human factors and citizen centred digital health - Human computer interfaces and usability

A Seamless Pseudonymization and Randomization Workflow for REDCap

Tobias Brix

Chair: Arriel BENIS

Ethics, Legal and societal aspects

Study into COVID-19 crisis using primary care mental health consultations and prescriptions data

Agnieszka Lemanska

Chair: Mikhail SHIFRIN

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Artificial Intelligence, symbolic reasoning, machine learning

Using Machine Learning to Predict Antimicrobial Resistance of Acinetobacter baumannii, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Strains



An Interoperable, EHR-Connected Digital Rounding and Workflow Tool Widely Adopted at a Large Academic Health System

Subha Airan-Javia

Meghan Cintorino

Competitive usability evaluation of electronic health records: preliminary results of a case study

Romaric Marcilly

Engaging social media users with health education and physical activity promotion

Elia Gabarron

Environment Monitoring System Raising Awareness of Sensitive Inhabitants Based on Regression Predictive Modelling

Mihaela Crișan - Vida

Designing shift handoff software: Clinical learners and design students collaborate using the 'Design Thinking' process

Blake Lesselroth

Facilitating study and item level browsing for clinical and epidemiological COVID-19 studies

Carsten Oliver Schmidt

Deep neural network driven speech classification for relevance detection in automatic medical documentation

Gabriele Weiler

Participatory Design of a Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria Simplification Method

Yilu Fang

Infodemic, Misinformation and Disinformation in Pandemics: Scientific Landscape and the Road Ahead for Public Health Informatics Research

Javad Pool

Machine Learning algorithms reveals country-specific metagenomic taxa from American Gut Project data

Guillermo Lopez-Campos

A Tale of Two Inspection Methods: Comparing an eHealth Literacy and User Experience Checklist with Heuristic Evaluation

Helen Monkman

Repurposing Case-based Learning to a Conversational Agent for Healthcare Cybersecurity

Stathis Konstantinidis

The classification of short scientific texts using pretrained BERT model

Timur Ishankulov

The Application of a Novel, Context Specific, Remote, Usability Assessment Tool to Conduct a Pre-Redesign and Post-Redesign Usability Comparison of a Telemedicine Website

Jessica Campbell

Diversity in Health Informatics: Mentoring and Leadership

Anne Moen

Prediction of in-hospital mortality from administrative data : a sequential pattern mining approach

Jessica Pinaire




Chair: Bernd BLOBEL

Supporting care delivery - Electronic health records / electronic patient records / personal records

Analyzing Acute Care Surgery Patient Flow in the Emergency Department during COVID-19 Pandemic

Vasileios Kaldis

Chair: Kaija SARANTO

Health and prevention

Using QR Code for Uniform Representation of Content in Cross-border Exchange of ePrescriptions in the EU

Evgeniy Krastev

Chair: Ulla-Mari KINNUNEN

Precision medicine and public health

The Information from Medical Data Based: Prevalence and Expected Median Survival Time of Drug-induced Hepatotoxicity among Thai Patients with TB

Santisith Khiewkhern

Pharmacovigilance and clinical environment: Utilizing OMOP-CDM and OHDSI software stack to integrate EHR data

Vlasios Dimitriadis

Usage of digital tools to access primary care in Quebec: an environmental scan

Jonathan Lapointe

Medication errors in medication reconciliation: preliminary findings

Maryati Mohd Yusof

Comparing SDTM and FHIR® for Real World Data from Electronic Health Records for Clinical Trial Submissions

Sarah Riepenhausen

Remote Health Monitoring During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic

Nikita Shklovskiy-Kordi

Comparative Analysis of Public Data Sets to Identify Stemness Markers that Differentiate Liver Cancer Stem Cells

Kirill Borziak

Bass Models for EHR, RIS and PACS Diffusion in Finland and Germany

Jens Hüsers

Health and Social Care During Coronavirus Outbreak: The Exploitation of Long Lasting Memories - LLM Care

Evangelia Romanopoulou

Near Real-Time Telemetry of Nation-Wide ICU's Capacity Strain in Argentina

Gonzalo Raposo

Identification of similar patients through medical concept embedding from electronic health records: a feasibility study for rare disease diagnosis

Xiaoyi CHEN

Building a Knowledge Graph Representing Causal Associations between Risk Factors and Incidence of Breast Cancer

Ali Daowd

FAIRifying Clinical Studies Metadata: a Registry for the Biomedical Research

Vittorio Meloni

The Iranian Integrated Care Electronic Health Record

Maryam Jafarpour

Ontology-based Personalized Cognitive Behavioural Plans for Patients with Mild Depression

Aditi Nair

Chances and Barriers of Online Problem-Based Learning (ePBL) for Advanced Training in the Healthcare Sector

Hilke Mansholt

Perception of a Tracing App during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Germany

Niels Hannemann

Digital skills and skills to deal with COVID-19 information: Sociodemographic differences in a cross-sectional study

Nina-A. Götz

Spatial inequity in access to intensive care unit beds at regional level in Italy

Fabrizio Pecoraro








Implementing HL7 FHIR: The FHIR Accelerator Program

Charles Jaffe

Brett Marquard

Viet Nguyen

Robert Goodwin

Walter Suarez

Steven Bratt

Ryan Howells




Challenges and Opportunities for Improving Patient Safety Through Data Science and Informatics

Patti Dykes

John Mantas (chair)

Ethics Reviews and Human and Organizational Factors - Research in European Countries: a panel from the HOFMI working group

Romaric Marcilly

Craig Kuziemsky

Linda Peute

Valentina Lichtner


Chair: Izet Masic

Health and prevention

10-months Study regarding the COVID-19 Spreading in Romanian Countie

Cristina Gena Dascalu

Chair: Patrick WEBER

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Spatial Intensity Map of HDEMG based classification of Muscle Fatigue

Ramakrishnan Swaminathan

Chair: Parisis GALLOS

Human factors and citizen centred digital health - Human factors and technology adoption

Which factors of digitisation bias the work-related stress of healthcare employees?

Bernhard Breil


21st century WHO digital Health Classifications

HOST: Robert Jakob

HOST: Can Celik

Serious Gaming and AI supporting Treatment in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Gabriela Varga

Emotion recognition in EEG signals using Decision Fusion based Electrode Selection

Himanshu Kumar

Information needs at the O.R. waiting room

Daniel Luna

Use and users of the web-based Omaolo Covid-19 symptom self-assessment tool in Finland since March 16, 2020

Vesa Jormanainen

Analysis of frequency bands of uterine electromyography signals for the detection of preterm birth

Vinothini Selvaraju

Digital Health in the Management of Pediatric Growth Hormone Therapy - 10 Years of Developments

Merat Bagha

Social Determinant Trends of COVID-19: an analysis using Knowledge Graphs from Published Evidence and Online Trends

Joao H Bettencourt-Silva

Non-parametric Classifiers Based Emotion Classification Using Electrodermal Activity and Modified Hjorth Features

Yedukondala Rao Veeranki

eHealth Patient Portal - Becoming an Indispensable Public Health Tool in the Time of Covid-19

Dalibor Stanimirovic

The European cross-border health data exchange: focus on clinically relevant data

Sari Palojoki

Obstacles to using assistive technology for older adults - results from a focus group analysis

Marina Fotteler





Analysis of EEG-EMG Coherence in Low Frequency Bands

P A Karthick

Perspectives and Obstacles for Transforming Terminologies into FHIR CodeSystems Exemplified by Alpha-ID

Abdul Mateen

Towards a Knowledge Graph-based Explainable Decision Support System in Healthcare.

Enayat Rajabi

User-centred Design of a Digital Care Plan for Patients and Professionals in Cross-organisational Teams

Berglind Smaradottir




Chair: Patrick WEBER

Human factors and citizen centred digital health - Social media, mobile apps, and patient portals

Use of e-health by healthcare professionals vs. non-healthcare professionals

Rolf Wynn

Chair: Mihaela Marcella CRISAN-VIDA

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Artificial Intelligence, symbolic reasoning, machine learning

Automatic Diagnosis of OcularToxoplasmosis from Fundus Images withResidual Neural Networks

Rodrigo Parra

Chair: Carlos Luis PARRA CALDERÓN

Supporting care delivery - Health information systems and evaluation

Designing an eHealth Coaching Solution to Improve Transitional Care of Seniors with Heart Failure: End-user Needs

Alexandra Villaverde Naveira

Health and prevention

eHealth collaboration between Europe and Africa: The role of eHealth policy

HOST: Konstantinos Antypas

Mohamed Jmaiel

Binyam Tilahun

Evaluating Medical Lexical Simplification: Rule-based vs BERT

Erick Velazquez

Machine Learning Approach to Optimize Sedation Use in Endoscopic Procedures

Shorabuddin Syed

HemPHL: A Personal Health Library and mHealth Recommender to Promote Self-Management of Hemophilia

Olufunto Olusanya

Analyzing Association Rules for Graft Failure Following Deceased and Live Donor Kidney Transplantation

Syed Asil Ali Naqvi

Implementation of a Computerized Provider Order Entry System in a Pediatric Hospital in Canada

Man Qing Liang

Criteria for assessing and recommending digital diabetes tools: a Delphi study

Dillys Larbi

On the efficiency of machine learning models in Malaria prediction

Ousseynou Mbaye

Reusing Decisions Made with One Decision Support System to Assess a Second Decision Support System: Introducing the Notion of Complex Cases

Akram Redjdal

Adjustable Data Cleaning towards Extracting Statistical Information

Athanasios Kiourtis

Modeling of activity-induced changes in signal propagation speed of mechano-electrically stimulated neural fiber

Ekaterina Kutafina

Investigating the Success of "Asklepieio Voulas" Hospital Information System

Parisis Gallos

Usability Design in Medical Informatics: A Prospective Research Project

David Reinert

Dr. Katja Schüler

Interpretable and Continuous Prediction of Acute Kidney Injury in the Intensive Care

Iacopo Vagliano

Knowledge and Perceptions of Undergraduate and Postgraduate Nursing Students about the Use of 3D Digital Printing in Healthcare

John Mantas

Motivating Developers to Use Interoperable Standards for Data in Pandemic Health Apps

Michael Muzoora

An Online Tool to Inform and Educate Caregivers on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Spyros Zogas

Use of information systems in an intensive form of mental health home treatment

Stefan Hochwarter

EARS - a WHO platform for AI-supported real time online social listening of COVID-19 conversations

Tim Nguyen

mHealth: Where is the potential for aiding informal caregivers?

Meghan Bradway

Health informatics learning objectives on an interoperable, collaborative platform

Cord Spreckelsen





AI and Earlier Medicine

Jack Li

John Mantas (chair)

Co-Creating the Future Digital Resources of Healthcare Education and Training

HOST: Stathis Konstantinidis

Panagiotis Antoniou

Panagiotis D Bamidis



What motivates patients with NCDs to follow up their treatment?

HOST: Gunnar Hartvigsen


Ashenafi Zebene WOLDAREGAY

David-Zacharie ISSOM Susanna PELAGATTI

Keiichi SATO Eirik ÅRSAND



Towards a green healthcare industry - identifying Lean opportunities

HOST: Marieke Sijm-Eeken

Linda Peute

Jurrien Burren

Hans Ossebaard

Jeroen Klein


How to setup a standardized medical documentation database in less than a minute: The MDM Portal and OpenEDC

HOST: Leonard Greulich

Alexandra Meidt


Security and Privacy of Medical data in Smart Patient-centric Healthcare Systems

Juliana Bowles

Thais Webber

Andreas Vermeulen

Marios Belk



Collaboration and cooperation as factors for mutual professional expertise growth in health informatics

HOST: Ariel Bennis

HOST: Mihaela Crișan-Vida

HOST: Lăcramioara Stoicu-Tivadar

HOST: Stefan Darmoni


G-Lens to focus medication information - opportunities with structured ePI standard

HOST: Anne Moen Catherine Chronaki



Robert Vander STICHELE


Interprofessional Health Informatics Education: A View from the Field

HOST: Ursula Huebner

Nicole Egbert Kaija Saranto

Ulla-Mari Kinnunen John Mantas

Pedro Vieia-Marques


Digital Health Education and the Development of CONEDIG

HOST: Fara Aninha Fernandes

Georgi Chaltikyan

Chair: Anne MOEN

Supporting care delivery

IT Evaluation of Foundation Healthcare Group Vanguard Project

Archana Tapuria

Chair: Mauro GIACOMINI

Health and prevention

Using primary care sentinel data to report real-world pancreatic survival and symptomatology

Nathan Jeffreys


Human factors and citizen centred digital health

Towards a Ubiquitous Child Emergency App - Ideas to Simplify and Ensure the Machine-2-Machine Communication

Michael Schmucker


Co-production of Integrated Care Architectures: the C3-Cloud Case Study

Omar Khan

Sarah Lim Choi Keung

Theo Arvanitis

A Simple Assessment of Information Security Awareness in Hospital Staff Across Five Danish Regions

Thomas Schmidt

The impact of prescribed dose assumption in evaluation of adherence and persistence to medication in patients after acute myocardial infarction

Artis Luguzis

WHO digital intelligence analysis for tracking narratives and information voids in the COVID-19 infodemic

Tina Purnat

Analysing the selection of appropriate technical solutions for nurses in a clinical setting

Nicole Hechtel

Automatic Generation of German Translation Candidates for SNOMED CT Textual Descriptions

Andrea Prunotto

Fuzzy matching for symptom detection in tweets: application to Covid-19 during the first wave of the pandemic in France


Using Computable Phenotypes in Point-of-Care Clinical Trial Recruitment

Martin Chapman

Federated Deep Learning Architecture for Personalized Healthcare

Helen Chen

Current Status of e-health in Burkina Faso


Supporting Healthcare Integration of Refugees Exploiting Reusable Learning Objects: the ASPIRE Framework

Annita Varella

Phenotyping COVID-19 Patients by Ventilation Therapy: Data Quality Challenges and Cohort Characterization

Patrick Essay

Transitions between electronic and combustible cigarettes : a mixed methods analysis of peer interactions in an online community for tobacco cessation

Tavleen Singh

Technically representing clinical knowledge for rehabilitation care

Kai Gand

Towards person-centered care coordination next steps in a long journey

Felix Cillessen





Evaluation of Health Informatics Postgraduate Program

Emmanouil Zoulias





The Potential of an Artificial Intelligence for Disability Advocacy: The WikiDisability Project

Bushra Kundi




Chair: Jacob HOFDIJK

Human factors and citizen centred digital health - Patient empowerment / engagement

High engagement of patients monitored by a digital health ecosystem indicates significant improvements of key r-hGH treatment metrics

Amalia Spataru


Biomedical data, tools and methods

i2b2 to optimize patients enrollment

Mauro Bucalo

Chair: Kaija SARANTO

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Differentiation of Alzheimer Conditions in MR Brain Images using a Single Inception Module Network

Sreelakshmi Shaji

Interoperability Architecture of the ADLIFE Patient Empowerment Platform

Mert Baskaya

Emotion Recognition Using Spectral Feature From Facial Electromyography Signals for Human-Machine Interface

Jayendhra Shiva

Image Processing of Conventional Computer Tomography Images for Segmentation of the Human Cochlea

Jenny Stritzel

Maintaining the Link between Patients and their Families during the COVID Pandemic using Visio: Iterative Development and Evaluation

Helena Bornet Dit Vorgeat

Performance of SURF and SIFT Keypoints for the Automated Differentiation of Abnormality in Chest Radiographs


Automatic Vertebrae Localization and Spine Centerline Extraction in Radiographs of Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Sasa Cukovic

Remote Interviews and Visual Timelines with Patients: Lessons Learned

Paula Valkonen

Portal of Medical Data Models: Stakeholder feedback and requirements

Alexandra Meidt

Patient and Graph Embeddings for Predictive Diagnosis of Drug Iatrogenesis

Stefan Darmoni

Exploring real-world mHealth use for diabetes consultations: pros and pitfalls of a pragmatic mixed-methods approach

Meghan Bradway

An Automated Approach to Differentiate Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in Chest X-ray Images Using Projection Profiling and Mediastinal Features

Sukanta Kumar Tulo

Machine Learning to Identify Fake News for COVID-19

Emmanouil Zoulias

Digital Technology Needs in Maternal Mental Health: A Qualitative Inquiry

Alexandra Zingg

openEHR Based Contextual Problem List

John Meredith

Clustering Results Interpretation of Continuous Variables Using Bayesian Inference

Ksenia Balabaeva





Identifying Core Outcome Sets in COVID-19 Clinical Trials Using

Irena Parvanova





Evaluating complexity of digital learning in a multilingual context: A cross-linguistic study on WHO's emergency learning platform

Yu Zhao





Clinical relevance of pharmacist intervention: development of a named entity recognition model on unstructured comments

Justine Clarenne





COVID-19 Image Segmentation based on Deep Learning and Ensemble Learning

Dominik Müller





Clientside Pseudonymization with Trusted Third Party using modern web technology

Adam Mahmoud





Machine Learning Based Risk Prediction Models for Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Using Salivary Biomarkers

Yi-Cheng Wang





GAN-based Prediction of Time Series

Sven Festag





Digital phenotypes at home: New tools to engage patients and families

George Demiris

John Mantas (chair)


Chair: Mauro GIACOMINI

Supporting care delivery

Preliminary qualitative evaluation of patient-related perspectives related to the implementation of a predictive algorithm in a telehealth system for COPD

Stine Hangaard

Chair: Parisis GALLOS

Human factors and citizen centred digital health

How Artificial Intelligence for Healthcare Look Like in the Future?

Kerstin Denecke

Chair: Romaric MARCILLY

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Patient-Generated Health Data (PGHD) Interoperability: An Integrative Perspective

Rada Hussein


FAIRness for FHIR project: making the Covid-19 Datasets FAIR with HL7 FHIR

HOST: Alicia Martinez-Garcia



Matthias LÖBE, Anthony JUEHNE

Sylvia THUN, Oya BEYAN

Semi-Automated Machine Learning Video Annotation for Gastroenterologists

Adrian Krenzer

Impact of COVID-19 on Multiple Sclerosis topic discussion on Twitter

Guido Giunti

End User Evaluation of the FAIR4Health Data Curation Tool

Mert Gencturk

A Preliminary Scoping Study of Federated Learning for the Internet of Medical Things

Arshad Farhad

A Tutorial for an Interactive Narrative Simulation for Alzheimer's Disease's Caregivers : Development and Evaluation

Emilie Lettry

Metadata of Registries: Results from an Initiative in Health Services Research

Jürgen Stausberg

Simulation of the impact on the workload of the enlargement of the clinical staff of a specialistic reference center

Noemi Giordano

A predictive model-based decision support system for diabetes patient empowerment

Dietmar Glachs

Towards a Semantic Data Harmonization Federated Infrastructure

Catalina Martinez-Costa

The Case Manager: Driving Medical Reasoning in a Distributed Environment for Home Patient Monitoring

Francesca Polce

Reputation-Aware Data Fusion for Quantifying Hand Tremor Severity form Interaction with Smartphone

Inna Skarga-Bandurova

Investigating the Impact of Misinformation Sources on Health Issues: Implications for Public Health

Marianna Isaakidou

Evaluation of the effectiveness of telemedicine in the management of cardiovascular diseases in primary health care in Cameroon: an interventional study


Mobile remote presence robots for medical consultation and social connectedness

Christopher Lueg

DIAG a diagnostic web application based on lung CT Scan images and deep learning


Classification of Failures in the Perception of Conversational Agents (CAs) and their Implications on Patient Safety

Haris Aftab




Chair: Patrick WEBER

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Data interoperability and data integration

Consolidated EHR Workflow for Endoscopy Quality Reporting

Shorabuddin Syed


Biomedical data, tools and methods - Semantics, controlled terminologies, ontologies, and vocabularies

OCRx: Canadian Drug Ontology


Chair: Mikhail SHIFRIN

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Data interoperability and data integration

APERITIF - Automatic Patient Recruiting for Clinical Trials based on HL7 FHIR

Alexandra Banach


Challenges of developing and deploying digital health software in multi-disciplinary research projects

HOST: Matthew Machin

HOST: Steven Antrobus

HOST:Giordano Lanzola

Silvana Quaglini

Use of Semantic Interoperability to Improve the Urgent Continuity of Care in Danish Ers

Sine Nordstrøm Lambert Andersen

Development of a Framework for Redesigning a Terminology Maintenance Process - Case Study in the Netherlands

Eva S Klappe

Desiderata for a Synthetic Clinical Data Generator

Joshua Wiedekopf

A Datawarehouse Design for dangerous pathogen monitoring

Amadou Dicko

Adaption of OMOP CDM for Rare Diseases

Michele Zoch

Introducing a platform for integrating and sharing stem cell research

Kirill Borziak

DITAS: an integrated gateway to E-health communications

Mrs. Maryam Jafarpour

A Knowledge Graph of Mechanistic Associations Between COVID-19, Diabetes Mellitus and Kidney Diseases

Michael Barrett

Evaluating Site-Level Implementations of the HL7 FHIR Standard to Support eSource Data Exchange in Clinical Research

Maryam Garza

A Recommender System to Help Refining Clinical Research Studies

João Rafael Almeida

Evaluating Suitability of SNOMED CT in Structured Searches for COVID-19 Studies

Carina Nina Vorisek

Challenges in building of deep learning models for glioblastoma segmentation: evidence from clinical

Anvar AnvarKurmukov

A Blockchain-based Healthcare Platform for Secure Personalised Data Sharing

Juliana Bowles

FhirSpark - Implementing a mediation layer to bring FHIR to the cBioPortal for Cancer Genomics

Niklas Reimer





Harnessing AI to deliver a personalised and efficient health and wellness journey

Konstantina Nikita

Lacramioara Stoicu-Tivadar (chair)

Demo "Demonstration of a Questionnaire Tool implemented in FHIR"

Chantal Beutter

14:00 - 15:00


Demonstrating the Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale multidisciplinary clinical decision support system to improve vancomycin monitoring

Nicolo Saverio Centemero


MyPal Platform - Enabling ePROs for Palliative Care

HOST: Panos Bonotis

Pantelis Natsiavas


Data quality assessments in epidemiological studies: a demonstration of the R package dataquieR

HOST: Adrian Richter

TECH: Stephan Struckmann

HOST: Carsten Oliver Schmidt


Using SNOMED CT for clinical data analytics - practical advice

HOST: Ian Green

HOST: Charles Gutteridge

Chair: Thomas DESERNO

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Visual comparison of guidelines: Method and application to potentially inappropriate medication lists

Abdelmalek Mouazer

Chair: Mihaela Marcella CRISAN-VIDA

Biomedical data, tools and methods

MainzelHandler: A Library for a Simple Integration and Usage of the Mainzelliste

Tobias Brix


Biomedical data, tools and methods - Health data science, big data, healthcare analytics

Distributed Skin Lesion Analysis across Decentralised Data Sources

Sascha Welten


Cognitive and workflow outcomes in clinical decision support: Defining effectiveness

HOST: Ameen Abu-Hanna

Stephanie Medlock

Visualizing food-drug interactions in the Thériaque database


Specifications for the Routine Implementation of Federated Learning in Hospitals Networks

Antoine Lamer

Accuracy of the French administrative database to describe patients’ medication and primary care visits: a validation study.

Anaïs Payen

ClinFlow - An Interactive Application for Clinical Data Mining

Oana Stoicescu

Recognition Of Neonatal Hospitalization Cost In An Intensive Care Unit In Greece And The Deviation From Its Current Reimbursement System

Charalambos Platis

Electronic phenotyping to identify patients with heart failure using a national clinical information database in Japan

Masaharu Nakayama

Data Visualization Dashboards in Robotic Rehabilitation

Marjan Mansourvar

High Performance Work Practices and Work Results on Non-Profit Institutions

Charalambos Platis

A Platform for Health Record Management of the Conscripts in the Hellenic Navy

Olympia Giannakopoulou

On the Concepts of Identity and Similarity in the Context of Biomedical Record Linkage

Murat Sariyar

Automated Generation of Individual and Population Clinical Pathways with the OMOP Common Data Model

Fabio Boudis

Automatic detection of metadata errors in a registry of clinical studies using Shapes Constraint Language (SHACL) graphs

Daniel Keuchel

Identifcation of FHIR usage patterns in IHE Profiles

Martin Staemmler

Using Interactive Visual Analytics to Optimize in Real-Time Blood Products Inventory at a Blood Bank

Jaber Rad

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Use of Telemedicine Services in an Academic Medical Center

Wanting Cui




Chair: Emmanouil ZOULIAS

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Reproducible transport of information

Wolfgang Orthuber

Chair: Joseph LIASKOS

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Information models and data representation standards

Use of EHRs in a tertiary hospital during COVID-19 pandemic: a multi-purpose approach based on standards

Miguel Pedrera Jiménez

Chair: Alfred WINTER

Biomedical data, tools and methods - Natural language processing

Prescreening In Oncology Using dataSciences: the PreScIOUS study

Marie Ansoborlo

Chair: Mihaela Crișan-Vida

Biomedical data, tools and methods

Knowledge Acquisition and Construction of a RDF-Ontology for Computer-assisted Surgery

Niclas Hagen

Rare Use of National Languages in Europe for Communicating Scientific Information in Medicine

Izet Masic

Can FHIR Support Standardization in Post-market Safety Surveillance

Taxiarchis Botsis

Entity Extraction for Clinical Notes, a Comparison Between MetaMap and Amazon Comprehend Medical

Fatemeh Shah-Mohammadi

Using Knowledge Graphs to Plausibly Infer Missing Associations in EMR Data

Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Comprehensive Portal for Clinical and Translational Data Warehouses

Marco Johns

Potential Role of Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria in Electronic Phenotyping

Zhehuan Chen

Pseudonymization of PHI Items in German Clinical Reports

Christina Lohr

DeIDNER Corpus: Annotation of Clinical Discharge Summary Notes for Named Entity Recognition using BRAT Tool

Mahanazuddin Syed

Fake News and Disinformation in Healthcare-Challenges and Technology Tools


From openEHR to FHIR and OMOP data model for microbiology findings

Eugenia Rinaldi

Transfer learning for classifying Spanish and English text by clinical specialties

Stefan Schulz

Disambiguation of Medical Abbreviations in French with Supervised Methods

Anaïs Koptient

Process Mining of Disease Trajectories: A Literature Review

Guntur Prabawa Kusuma

ICIPEMIR: Improving the completeness, interoperability and patient explanations of medical imaging reports

Arthur Lauriot Dit Prevost

COVID-19 preVIEW: Semantic Search to Explore COVID-19 Research Preprints

Lisa Langnickel

Inter-Rater Reliability of Unstructured Text Labeling: Artificially vs. Naturally Intelligent Approaches

Gleb Danilov





Defining a Reference Architecture for Transformed Health Ecosystems

Bernd Blobel

openEHR is FAIR-Enabling by Design

Francesca Frexia

Fine-grained Simplification of Medical Documents

Anaïs Koptient




Chair: Lăcramioara Stoicu-Tivadar

Data to citizensData to citizens

The variants of trust for health data sharing

Carina Dantas


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