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Five minutes with Dr Melanie Keep

By | 2020-04-29T13:46:31+10:00 April 29th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , , , |

This month we virtually interviewed DHIN member Dr Mel Keep, Senior Lecturer and Academic Lead Education. Mel is also the academic heart and soul of eHealth@Sydney and this month Mel has set the challenge to reach out to someone new on the DHIN member list. Please tell us a little bit about yourself Hello, I’m Mel, [...]

Expressions of Interest for the new Discipline of Biomedical Informatics and Digital Health.

By | 2020-04-17T12:33:31+10:00 April 17th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , |

Expressions of Interest for the new Discipline of Biomedical Informatics and Digital Health. Due Friday 29th April, 2020.  The Discipline of Biomedical Informatics and Digital Health (BIDH) is a newly established discipline in the School of Medical Sciences (SoMS). The School is now accepting expressions of interest from academics in FMH schools who may wish to [...]

COVID-19: Digital Health Resources

By | 2020-04-16T11:44:46+10:00 March 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , |

Please find below a list of resources, that have been recommended by DHIN members, for anyone in the digital health community. If you have a resource you have found helpful as a digital health researcher, student, or as an interested individual, please contact us and we can add it to this page. General Information NSW Health [...]

Five minutes with Alla Melman

By | 2020-03-31T11:00:12+10:00 March 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , |

This month we spent 5 minutes with Alla Melman. Alla work across both clinical and research worlds and also recently won the Emerging Researchers@Sydney prize for the eHealth design and implementation stream for her presentation 'Virtual Reality exergaming in chronic low back pain'. Please tell us a little about yourself I work across both clinical and [...]

Research Student Profile: Sarah Barakat

By | 2020-03-31T10:05:07+10:00 March 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , , |

This month we are happy to feature Sarah Barakat. Sarah is a currently completing a combined Master of Clinical Psychology & PhD at the InsideOut Institute for Eating Disorders. Sarah recently won the Emerging Researchers@Sydney prize for the Health communication through technology stream for her presentation 'Binge Eating eTherapy: A randomised controlled trial of an online [...]

Five minutes with Associate Professor Adam Dunn

By | 2020-04-02T14:46:26+10:00 March 30th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , |

This month we are so pleased to welcome and profile Associate Professor Adam Dunn. Adam is the inaugural head of the new Discipline of Biomedical Informatics and Digital Health. We asked Adam about himself and his vision for the new Discipline. Please tell us a little bit about yourself I have been a full-time research academic [...]

Reflections from eHealth@Sydney 2020

By | 2020-03-05T16:20:03+10:00 March 4th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , |

By Dr Melanie Keep Academic Lead and Conference Chair, eHealth@Sydney 2020 These days, “interdisciplinary” has become a very fashionable word. It has, however, always been core to eHealth. How do health researchers design, create, implement and evaluate eHealth without collaborating with health services, or colleagues from design, engineering, or marketing? Not very well, I think. We [...]

Spotlight on Westmead Applied Research Centre

By | 2020-03-03T16:17:33+10:00 March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Westmead Applied Research Centre (WARC) Take a 30-minute train ride from Redfern train station and you will find a diverse team of clinicians, academics and professional staff from an array of backgrounds, beavering away in the Research and Education Network building, at Westmead Hospital. Through pioneering research and innovative partnerships, the Westmead Applied Research Centre (WARC) [...]

Westmead member profile: Dr Harry Klimis

By | 2019-11-27T14:53:23+10:00 November 26th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , , |

This November we profile Dr Harry Klimis as part of our feature on Westmead. Harry is part of the team responsible for winning the $1M for the Google Artificial Intelligence (AI) Impact Challenge. What does a typical day look like for you and what are you currently working on? As I am both a full time [...]

Westmead member profile: Amy Leavey

By | 2019-11-28T12:01:14+10:00 November 26th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Featured Work|Tags: , , , , |

Amy Leavey features as a Westmead member profile this November. She shares with us below her research and her personal motivations for starting a degree in biomedical engineering. Please tell us a little bit about yourself My name is Amy Leavey and I am a 4th year student currently studying a Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering at the [...]

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