2014 Seminar Archives

The Informatics Research Seminar Series is sponsored by Duke University and a collaboration with UNC-Chapel Hill, NCCU, UNC-Charlotte, and ECU. This series explores key areas in Health Informatics and include research results, overview of programs of research, basic, applied, and evaluative projects, as well as research from varied epistemological stances.

2014 Seminar Schedule

All seminars are held from 4:00-5:00 pm.

Date Speaker Seminar Location Topic
January 15 Chuck Kesler, MBA, CISSP, CISM, PMP Duke Cyber Security Trends in Healthcare: Threats, Regulations and Best Practices
January 22 Vincent N. Carrasco, MD, CCIS UNC-CH Stress Induced Neurospatial Activation Patterns
February 5 Lixia Yao, PhD, MSc UNC-C Allocation of Research Resources over the Landscape of Medical Conditions in the USA
February 12 CANCELLED
February 19 Tony Cellucci, PhD, ABPP and Leigh W. Cellucci, PhD, MBA ECU Psychology Clinics: Adoption, Current Status and Future Directions
 February 26  Timothy Jay Carney, PhD, MPH, MBA  UNC-CH Meeting Challenges of Smart and Connected Health: A Cancer Health Disparities Use-Case
 March 5  Timothy J. Mulrooney, PhD and Garrett R. Love, PhD  NCCU Using Spatial Enabled Information to Analyze and Visualize Health Behaviors
 March 19 William B. Saunders, PhD, MPH  UNC-C Big(ger) Data in Health Informatics
 March 26 Gregg D. Givens, PhD and Jianchu (Jason) Yao, PhD  ECU Innovation, Disruption, Teleaudiology: Experiences and Vision
April 2 Christopher Doss, PhD Duke Mobile Health Interoperability
April 9 Meredith Zozus, PhD Duke Defining the Clinical Research Data Management Profession: The Relationship Between a Profession and Its Science
April 16 Sarah B. Laditka, PhD and James N. Laditka, DA, PhD UNC-C Being Active, Controlling Weight and Avoiding Heart Disease May Greatly Increase Active Life Expectancy for People with Diabetes
 August 20  Philip R.O. Payne, PhD, FACMI UNC-C Biomedical Informatics: A Vision for the Next 10 Years of Innovation
 August 27  Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH Duke The Duke Breast Data Repository (DBDR): Adventures in Creating a Disease-based Quality and Research Data Infrastructure
 September 3  Richard Medlin, MD, MSIS, Clinical Informatics Diplomate  UNC-CH HOW TO: Board Certification in Clinical Informatics
 September 10  David Jolly, DPH, MSPH; Carrissa Dixon, MS; Salima Taylor  NCCU Overcoming Health Disparities Among African American Men: the FITShop
 September 17  Shannon D. Schlueter, PhD  UNC-C Disruptive Technologies in Data Science and Predictive Analytics
 September 24  Elizabeth Forrestal, PhD, RHIA, CCS, FAHIMA  ECU Health Informatics Ethics
 October 1  J. David Kirby, MS, CISSP, CHPS  Duke NC TeleHealth Network: Enabling Strategic use of Networked Health Applications
 October 8  David Gotz, PhD  Duke Visual Analytics for Healthcare
 October 15  ClarLynda Williams-Devane, PhD  NCCU Bioinformatics: Translational Systems Science Center for Disparate Cancer Research (TSSCDCR)
 October 22  Don Sargent, PMP  Duke A Patient Centric Predictive Analytical Solution
 October 29  Samuel F. Sears, Jr., PhD  ECU Beyond the Device: Comprehensive Care of the ICD Patient
 November 5  Adrian Meyer, MS  UNC-CH SeDAP (Secure Data Analysis Platform)
 November 12  Joseph E. Lucas, PhD  Duke Statistical Approaches to Electronic Health Data: Identifying and Quantitating