UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering


IHE Symposium Agenda 2020

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Provisional agenda

9:45 to 10.00Virtual networking breakfastGrab a bowl of cereal and a cup of tea and get to know your fellow attendees! Snap a picture of your breakfast and you could win a Mindful Chef recipe box.
10:00 to 10:15Welcome

Professor David Price, UCL Vice-Provost (Research) and Professor Rebecca Shipley, IHE Director

10:15 to 11:00Talks on our research priority areas

Healthy ageing with Professor Nadia Berthouze (Professor in Affective Computing and Interaction, UCL Interaction Centre)

Community care with Dr Henry Goodfellow (GP and NIHR Clinical Lecturer, UCL Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care)

Affordable healthcare technology speaker to be confirmed

Diagnostics and timely interventions with Dr Joseph Jacob (Consultant Radiologist at UCLH, Principal Research Fellow at UCL Centre for Medical Image Computing)

11:05 to 11:45Panel discussion, "What's it like when the world isn't designed for you?Join our panellists for an exploration of design barriers to health, and how healthcare engineers can design tools and environments for everyone.
11:45 to 12:00Chair yogaWith Aspire Leisure Centre, the first fully-accessible leisure centre in Europe
12:00 to 13:00Lunchtime and virtual networkingGet some lunch or chat with other attendees 
13:00 to 14:00Early-career researcher 5-minute talk competition

We invite abstracts from UCL early-career researchers on any healthcare engineering or digital health topic. Our judging panel will award prizes to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. There's also be a prize for 'audience pick'. More details coming soon!

Please send a 100-200 word abstract to healthcare-eng@ucl.ac.uk by 14 October.

Eight people will be shortlisted to speak on the day.


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