Robert C.F. Bartels Health Informatics Lecture Series

The Bartels Health Informatics Lecture Series is offered jointly by the School of Information and the School of Public Health. These brown bag lectures are open to all.

Winter 2012

Rita Kukafka

Noon-1 p.m.
Tuesday, January 10
1655 School of Public Health

Rita Kukafka, an associate professor at Columbia University, will speak on "IT-Supported, Theory Guided Community and Patient engagement in Underserved Populations" at the next C.F. Bartels Lecture Series presentation. Read more about this talk.

Fall 2011 Speakers

Michael Wagner, M.D.

"Probabilistic, Decision-theoretic Disease Surveillance and Control"
Noon-1 p.m.
Thursday, October 20

Michael Wagner, M.D., is associate professor of biomedical informatics at the University of Pittsburgh, director of the Center for Advanced Study of Informatics in Public Health, and director of the Real-time Outbreak & Disease Surveillance Laboratory. Read more about this talk.

Deborah Estrin

"Participatory mHealth: Opportunities and Challenges"
Noon-1 p.m.
Tuesday, November 1

Deborah Estrin is a professor of computer science at UCLA, director of the Center for Embedded Networked Sensing, and co-founder of openmhealth.org. Read more about Estrin and view a video of her presentation.

Kenneth D. Mandl

Kenneth D. Mandl, M.D.

Noon-1 p.m.
Thursday, November 10
Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

Kenneth D. Mandl, MD, an associate professor at Harvard Medical School will deliver a talk on "The 'App Store' in Support of a Learning Health System." Read more about this presentation.

Patricia Brennan

Noon-1 p.m.
Monday, November 14
Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

Patricia Brennan will speak on "Imagination, Immersion, and Nursing Interventions: Are VR-CAVEs Portals to High-Level Wellness?" Read more about this talk and view a video of the presentation.