Inaugural University of Sydney Health & Wellness Research Symposium

‘Improving Health and Wellness Through Digital Technologies

This research symposium is designed to provide attendees with an overview of selected healthcare delivery innovation and transformation programs that the University of Sydney is leading, together with insights into new health and wellness models enabled by digital technologies.

See the booklet and schedule below for more details.

Schedule

9.10am Introduction Health Technology – The Human-Centred Vision
Professor Judy Kay, University of Sydney

9.30am Keynote Presentation Current state and future challenges in Clinical Decision Support
Adjunct Associate Professor Anne Miller, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and NSW Health

10.00am Research Presentation eHealth and Using data for change
Professor Tim Shaw, University of Sydney

10.15am Research Presentation Minimally invasive sensing of sleep apnea
Professor Philip de Chazal, University of Sydney

11.00am Research Presentation Improving the health and wellbeing of young adults with digital technology
Professor Margaret Allman-Farinelli, University of Sydney

11.15am Research Presentation The use of motion sensors in physical activity and sleep epidemiological and interventional research
Associate Professor Emmanuel Stamatakis, University of Sydney

11.30am Research Presentation Telehealth- convergence of ICT supporting healthcare
Associate Professor Jinman Kim, University of Sydney

11.45am Research Presentation Novel technologies for promoting healthier behaviour in oceanian youth
Dr Olivier Galy, University of New Caledonia
Associate Professor Corinne Caillaud, University of Sydney
Associate Professor Kalina Yacef, University of Sydney

12.00pm Industry Presentation Personalised Medicine, Big Data and other buzz words in Health Technology
Dr George Margelis, Intel

12.20pm Industry Presentation Playfulness, Health Buddies and mHealth
Dr Coralie Wales, Western Sydney Local Health District

12.40pm Panel Session I own my health data. Right?
Dr John Lambert, NSW Health
Professor Rafael Calvo, University of Sydney
Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte, University of Sydney
Professor David Cook, University of Sydney
Professor Tim Shaw, University of Sydney

1.45pm Research Presentation Computing, Mental Health and Wellbeing
Professor Rafael Calvo, University of Sydney

2.00pm Industry Presentation From Wearables to Thinkables – Deep Learning, Biosensors and the Next Generation of Mobile Devices
Dr Stefan Harrer, IBM Health Research

2.20pm Industry Presentation A new approach – Engaging and Empowering Citizen’s in their own Health and Wellness
Mr Robert Lippiatt, Self Care Alliance

2.40pm Panel Session The vision for devices that transform our health
Dr George Margelis, Intel
Professor Anthony Maeder, WSU
Dr Alistair McEwan, University of Sydney
Associate Professor Corinne Caillaud, University of Sydney

3.20pm Research Presentation Bioelectronics
Dr Alistair McEwan, University of Sydney

3.35pm Research Presentation Wearable machine learning for cognitive aid
Associate Professor Fabio Ramos, University of Sydney

3.50pm Concluding Remarks
Professor Judy Kay, University of Sydney