Our very own Adjunct Associated Professor George Margelis has received a national award from the IT for Aged Care community. He has been inducted into the ITAC Hall of Fame for his outstanding contribution to ICT learning and adaption in he aged care industry.
Mary Lam, a eHealth lecturer from USyd, came along to our THRIL meeting to grasp an overview of the research undertaken by our students and researchers in THRIL. She outlined her roles at USyd in eHealth and also her focus when it came to research.
The Australian Telehealth Document Repository is a comprehensive collection of Australian telehealth resources, which contains more than one thousand entries. Open Repository
The 8th Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management will be held on the 27-30 of January 2015. Call for papers is now available.
Dr. Laurie Wilson
Laurie was appointed as an Adjunct Professor by UWS in March 2014, to assist in developing research opportunities in Telehealth. Laurie has had a long career in CSIRO, originally involved with the physics of ultrasound imaging and most recently with the ICT Centre and Australian eHealth Research Centre. In that role he led several research and implementation projects in human-computer interaction and high bandwidth videoconferencing, including the development of a “Virtual ICU” service between Nepean and Katoomba Hospitals. He will be a frequent visitor and collaborator in the THRIL laboratory to help grow our current project areas to a larger scale.
Next THRIL Meeting
Friday @ 2pm via Google Hangout.