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Five minutes with Dr Charmaine Tam

By | 2018-10-31T13:24:05+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , , |

This month we talk to Dr Charmaine Tam, Senior Research Fellow and Project Manager for the SPEED-EXTRACT project. Can you please tell us about a day in your life? A typical day starts with getting my kids and I ready to go to daycare. I then head to the Centre for Translational Data Science or one [...]

Innovation in digital health: International perspectives

By | 2018-10-13T15:07:23+00:00 October 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , |

We hope that you will be able to join us for a very special breakfast event Innovation in digital health: International perspectives on Tuesday 20th November, 2018 as we are joined by Dr Calum MacRae (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School) and Dr Ziad Obermeyer (University of California, Berkeley). How can technology drive personalised models [...]

Practice Analytics Profile: Wilson Yeung

By | 2018-09-27T15:33:43+00:00 September 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

This month the Practice Analytics Node profiles Wilson Yeung. Wilson is currently the Implementation Manager for Health Analytics at eHealth NSW where he is part of the Data and Analytics Portfolio which was formed in March 2018. One of his primary responsibilities is managing the implementation of the NSW Health Analytics Framework which outlines the vision [...]

Practice Analytics Profile: Kirsten Jackson

By | 2018-08-30T15:03:21+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

This month the Practice Analytics Node profiles Kirsten Jackson. Kirsten is a Project Officer with the Research in Implementation Science and eHealth (RISe) Group at The University of Sydney. RISe’s primary research emphasis is on the impact of new technologies on clinician and consumer behaviours and outcomes. With a background in project management, and experience in health [...]

Practice Analytics Profile: Candice Kielly-Carroll

By | 2018-07-30T20:46:45+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

This month the Practice Analytics Node profiles Candice Kielly-Carroll. Candice is a Senior Research Officer of the Research in Implementation Science and eHealth Group (RISe) at the University of Sydney. Candice currently manages the Cancer Data Innovation Project for the Sydney West Translational Cancer Research Centre and conducts health services research for state and federal governments [...]

Australia’s National Digital Health Strategy

By | 2018-07-30T16:18:03+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

On the 4th of July, Health Minister Hon Greg Hunt MP launched Australia's  National Digital Health Strategy and Framework for Action. The strategy acknowledges digital health as a nationwide priority and outlines strategies for improving service delivery and health outcomes. The strategy has been developed by the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA). The ADHA was established [...]

Project Synergy

By | 2018-07-31T11:31:59+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

InnoWell is a joint venture between The University of Sydney and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) working on co-designing, building and implementing technology-enabled solutions for Australian mental health services reform. The technology solution is known as the Synergy Online System (Synergy). More specifically, Synergy is a customisable digital toolkit to assist assessment, monitoring and management of mental health issues [...]

Practice Analytics Profile: Associate Professor Rodrigo Cavalcanti

By | 2018-06-28T11:25:53+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

By Anna Janssen This month the Practice Analytics Node profiles Associate Professor Rodrigo Cavalcanti. Rodrigo is Associate Professor in General Internal Medicine at the University of Toronto. His research interests include trainee competence assessment, clinical reasoning and applications of cognitive load theory in medical education. Rodrigo was asked five quick questions about Practice Analytics: What does [...]

PhD Student Profile: Stephen McCloskey

By | 2018-06-27T14:13:41+00:00 June 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

This month we profile PhD student Stephen McCloskey. Stephen's research is a data-driven multidisciplinary project analysing sleep disorders using machine learning techniques to identify quantitative characteristics. Please tell us a little about yourself I am a current PhD student at University of Sydney that was born and raised in Sydney. I graduated in 2016 from University [...]

Five minutes with Nicholas Ho

By | 2018-06-28T09:22:31+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

This month we spent 5 minutes with Nicholas Ho. Nick is the translational data scientist at the Brain and Mind Centre. Can you please tell us about a day in your life? As the translational data scientist at the Brain and Mind Centre at the University of Sydney, I provide data science support for research projects [...]

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