3039.0 Human Computer Interfaces, Data Integration, and Analysis - Part 1

Monday, October 31, 2011: 8:30 AM
The interface between humans and information technology continues to evolve. HIT holds great promise for communication, research, data collection, and health promotion. The tools described in this session are useful in the US and in developing countries alike, for the aforementioned and other purposes.
Session Objectives: At the end of this session, participants should be able to: 1. describe how SMS can be used to deliver health messages; 2. discuss how an easy-to-use web tool can help health professionals in developing countries.

8:30 AM
Using SMS to automate data collection and deliver health promotion messages: The Be Fit with Friends (BFF) solution
David Akopian, Varun Bendone Jayaram, Lakshmipathi Aaleswara, Deborah Parra Medina, Cynthia Mojica, PhD, MPH and Laura Esparza, MS, CHES
9:10 AM
Use of an innovative meta-data search tool improves variable discovery in large-p data sets like the Simons Simplex Collection (SSC)
Leon Rozenblit, JD, PhD, Alex Voronoy, Matthew Peddle, David Voccola, Clark Evans, Naralys Sinanis, MPH, CHES and Stephen B. Johnson, PhD
9:30 AM
Power of an easy-to-use, web-based tool to deliver essential information to health professionals in developing countries
Ruwaida Salem, MPH, Elizabeth Frazee, Debra Dickson, Tanda Moyer, BA and Laura Raney, MA

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Organized by: Health Informatics Information Technology Center (HIIT Center)

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)