This month we spend five minutes with Dr Wu Yi Zheng. Wu is a postdoctoral human factors researcher whose research focuses on improving digital health technology to reduce medication errors and improve clinician workflow. Wu was also an integral part of eHealth@Sydney 2020 planning and production. Please tell us a little bit about yourself I’m Wu [...]
This month we are pleased to introduce DHIN member Dr Jingjing You. Jingjing is a researcher at Save Sight Institute and she shares with us her work and the benefits of digital health. Please tell us a little bit about yourself I am Jingjing, I am currently working at Save Sight Institute, University of Sydney, despite [...]
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 [...]
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) [...]
Please join us at the ‘eHealth and Healthcare Delivery Theme Showcase’. Everyone is welcome to participate in this morning designed to promote your work and learn about others’, in a friendly setting!
The webinar will provide tips on deciding how to map your research questions to measures, how to compare the measurement (technical) and practical properties of measures, as well as using the tool effectively once you’ve chosen it.
Five Minutes with Honorary Research Fellow Trent Ernest Hammond. Trent Ernest is an Honorary Research Fellow in Psychiatry in the Faculty of Medicine and Health at The University of Sydney. He is also completing a PhD in Medicine with The University of Sydney Nepean Clinical School. Can you please tell us about a day in your [...]
This month we profile Carolina Gassen Fritsch. Carolina is a PhD candidate researching if text message intervention improves function of people with lower back pain. Originally from Brazil, Carolina is also a physiotherapist. Please tell us a little about yourself I am a physiotherapist with a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Sciences. I am currently [...]
This month we spent five minutes with Dr. Ashnil Kumar. Ashnil is a Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Engineering; we asked Ashnil about his work and what digital health means to him. Can you please tell us about a day in your life? I have just started a new role in the new School of [...]
This month we profile PhD candidate Caitlin Hamilton. Caitlin is an occupational therapist who is currently completing her PhD on the topic of technology use in rehabilitation to improve physical function. We asked Caitlin a little bit about herself and her research. Please tell us a little about yourself Since graduating in 2008 as an occupational [...]