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Conference Program

The e-Health 2017 Steering Committee has put together an outstanding program. For session details, please click on the red arrow below.

The conference offers an abundance of education, with over 200 abstract presentations and 250 presenters. 

SundayJune 04, 2017

  • 12:00 - 16:00

    Sunday Symposium

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201 ABCD
    Title: TBD

    Presentation Description: TBD

  • 15:00 - 20:30

    Registration Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, West Registration
  • 17:30 - 19:00

    Welcome Reception

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    The e-Health 2017 Steering Committee invites all delegates to the e-Health 2017 Welcome Reception. Start off the Conference with this opportunity to meet colleagues, network and catch up with friends! Admission to the Welcome Reception is included when purchasing a full conference registration. Additional tickets may also be purchased through registration.
  • 19:00 - 21:00

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Opening Ceremony & Pitch Presentations

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre , North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 participants and conference delegates are welcomed. This is where the Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 participants make presentations of their ideas to all attendees in session.
  • 21:00 - 23:00

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Hacking

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    Participants of the Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 will conduct their working activities related to the planning and development of their creative solutions and prototypes onsite at e-Health.

MondayJune 05, 2017

  • 06:00 - 17:30

    Registration Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, West Registration
  • 06:30 - 07:30

    e-Health Fun Run

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, West Registration
    Balance all the mental stimulation that you’ll receive at the conference with some physical activity. All delegates are welcome to take part in this activity at no additional cost but pre-registration is required, as space is limited.
  • 07:15 - 08:15

    Morning Symposium

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, TBD
    TBD

    TBD
  • 08:00 - 22:00

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Hacking

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    Participants of the Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 will conduct their working activities related to the planning and development of their creative solutions and prototypes onsite at e-Health.
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    Opening Ceremonies Keynote Address

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
  • 10:00 - 19:00

    Tradeshow Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 10:00 - 11:00

    Break & Poster Presentations

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall
    • A First Look: Ontario Telemedicine Use by Age and Sex - John Hogenbirk, Laurentian University, CA
    • Awareness Raising ICT Interventions with Young Migrants and Health Practitioners - Genevieve Leis, Simon Fraser University, CA
    • Benefits Driven Implementation Planning - The Next Phase - Danielle Sanagan, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, CA
    • Building a Trustworthy Online Directory for Health Consumers - Ramona Bavington, Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC), CA
    • Cancer Data Journey Through Activity Level Reporting in Ontario - Michael Waligora, Cancer Care Ontario, CA
    • Data Standardization in Canada's Acute and Ambulatory Care Settings - Anne Forsyth, CIHI, CA
    • Developing Standards for Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) Collection and Reporting - Nicole De Guia, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • Electronic Integration of ICNP-Encoded Nursing Order Sets   - Elizabeth Nemeth, Healthtech Consultants, CA
    • Embracing Innovation in Healthcare: Dis-Organize for Disruption - Graeme Foster, GEF CONSULTING INC., CA
    • Enabling Research by Improving Access to Data - Katerina Podolak, Cancer Care Ontario, CA
    • eNotifications: Timely Improvement of Patient Care and Health Outcomes - Eric Labadie, eHealth Ontario, CA
    • Evaluating Usability: Clinical Documentation Systems in Community Care - Kartini Mistry, VHA Home Healthcare, CA
    • Heading Ontario in the Direction of FHIR Without Getting Burned - Yaron Derman, eHealth Ontario, CA
    • Improving Surveillance of Communicable Disease in Canada - Beverly Knight, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • Innovative Approach to Improve Healthcare Outcomes of a Bleeding Disorder - Maha Othman, Queen's University, School of Medicine, CA
    • Linked Data Paves the Way to Improved Health Care - Britta Nielsen, Canadian Institution for Health Information, CA
    • NutriMob: An e-Health System to Support Home Enteral Nutrition Programs - Raquel Dias, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, BR
    • Organizations Readiness and Business Transformation Required for EMR Implementation - Wael Zohdy, Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, CA
    • Patient Engagement, Empowerment, and Activation: Refining Performance Measurement in e-Health - Tracie Risling, University of Saskatchewan, CA
    • Remote Audit of Blood Dispensing Fridge Usage using Process Mining - Calvino Cheng, Nova Scotia Health Authority/Dalhousie University, CA
    • Sharing Interoperable Clinical, Functional and Mental Health Information - Lynn McNeely, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • Students Mental Health Virtual Community: Results of a Focus Group - Christo El Morr, York University, CA
    • The High Touch High Tech Approach for mHealth App Success - Andrew Levy, Self Care Catalysts, CA
    • Thought Spot: mHealth Intervention for Post-Secondary Students  - David Wiljer, University Health Network, CA
    • Towards an Integrated Knowledge Network in Support of Precision Medicine - Raza Abidi, Dalhousie University, CA
    • Using Big Data and Patient-Reported Outcomes To Improve Care - Anne Weiler, Wellpepper, Inc, US
  • 11:00 - 12:00

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Meet & Greet

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    Conference delegates are encouraged to engage, interact and learn about the various projects participants at Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 are working on.
  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Lunch

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Sponsor Symposium

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building,
    TBD

    TBD
  • 13:00 - 14:30

    Plenary Session - International Perspectives

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
  • 14:30 - 16:00

    Networking Break

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 14:30 - 14:30

    Showcase

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS01 - Implementation: Futuristic Thinking

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201CD
    • 16:00 - The Tale of Two Data Conversions - Oliver Thompson, Provincial Health Services Authority, BC, CA
    • 16:15 - Successful Digital Health Systems: Guidelines for Healthcare Leaders and Clinicians - Rita Wilson, RNAO, CA
    • 16:30 - Ready or Not...A Guide to Clinical Implementation Readiness - Jennifer Dorning, Healthtech Consultants, CA
    • 16:45 - The Age of Bespoke Chronic Disease Management - Vincent Ng, Vincent Ng, CA
    • 17:00 - Lessons Learned: Applying Agile Methodology to Healthcare Technology Development - Anne Burroughs, True Process, US
    • 17:15 - Multi-Sector Implementation of Evidence-Based Wound Care Order Sets: Lessons Learned - Rita Wilson, RNAO, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS02 - Strategic Integration: A Global Perspective

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre , North Building, 201EF
    • 16:00 - Health Information Network - Connecting the Dots and Beyond - Teemu Lehtonen, NS Government, CA
    • 16:15 - Reduction of the Costs with Supplementary Health - Maria Edilma Fernandes De Mendonça, Serviço Social da Indústria, BR
    • 16:30 - Developing a Health Sector Enterprise Architecture for the Philippines - Derek Ritz, ecGroup Inc., CA
    • 16:45 - On the Road Again...…Driving Ontario's Connectivity Strategy into 2017 - Peter Bascom, eHealth Ontario, CA
    • 17:00 - Manitoba's Home Clinics: Aligning Continuity of Care, ICT, and Remuneration - Michelle O'Keefe, Manitoba Health, Seniors, and Active Living, CA
    • 17:15 - Provider Registry: 15 Years of Successful Multi-Jurisdictional Collaboration - Kris Lewis, Sierra Systems, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS03 - Realignment in Health Care

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202AB
    • 16:00 - The IT Transformation Journey at Canada's Largest Healthcare Institution - Vicky Ramirez, University Health Network, CA
    • 16:15 - Hospital Information System Renewal - Lorelle Taylor, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, CA
    • 16:30 - Aligning Strategy with Evidence: An Integrated Performance Management Tool - Nathan Frias, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), CA
    • 16:45 - You Can't Do it Alone: Leveraging Partnerships in eHealth - Sarah Hutchison, OntarioMD, CA
    • 17:00 - Towards Actionable Insights - CCO's Journey to Date - Angela Copeland, Cancer Care Ontario, CA
    • 17:15 - Innovations to Support the Heart of Healthcare - The Patient - Gord Alexander, IBM, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS04 - Mind the Access to Care Gaps

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre , North Building, 202CD
    • 16:00 - Promising Telehealth Opportunities for the Yukon Telehealth System - Emily Seto, University of Toronto, CA
    • 16:15 - Students Mental Health Virtual Community: Needs and Challenges - Christo El Morr, York University, CA
    • 16:30 - Collaborative Design: eReferral Implementation for Addictions and Mental Health Referrals - Zoe Gordon, Halton Healthcare, CA
    • 16:45 - Data-Driven Change Management: Using Dashboards to Improve Appointment Data Capture  - Anna Chyjek, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CA
    • 17:00 - Rapid Access to Consultative Expertise: An innovative Model of Care - Margot Wilson, Providence Health Care, CA
    • 17:15 - Rural Communities Have e-ASE of Access to Specialists - Mona Mattei, Kootenay Boundary Divison of Family Practice, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS05 - Connecting Data in Meaningful Ways

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre , North Building, 203AB
    • 16:00 - Transforming Data into Actionable Information - Your Health System: Insight - Clara Pong, Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), CA
    • 16:15 - Improving Community Paediatric Asthma Care with EMR Algorithm and Tools - Andrew Cave, University of Alberta, CA
    • 16:30 - Diabetes Defender - Changing At-Risk Population Behaviour Using Analytics - Fatima Paruk, Allscripts, US
    • 16:45 - Answering Health Policy Questions with Open Innovation Data Challenges - Simon Hagens, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 17:00 - Beyond the Randomized Controlled Trial: Reviewing mHealth Clinical Trial Methods - Quynh Pham, Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, CA
    • 17:15 - Merits of a Health Analytics Maturity Model for Canada - Ron Parker, Canada Health Infoway Inc., CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS06 - Advancing Frameworks for Patient Engagement

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203CD
    • 16:00 - How to Address Two Major Physician Concerns: Safety and Privacy - Chris Hobson, Orion Health, US
    • 16:15 - How to Liberate PHI and Promote Digital Health Innovation  - Jose Mussi, PwC Canada, CA
    • 16:30 - Decision Support To Design Personalized Behavior Modification Plans for Diabetes - Samina Abidi, Dalhousie University, CA
    • 16:45 - Health Coaching in the Cloud: Results from Multiple Studies - Noah Wayne, York University, CA
    • 17:00 - Multimorbidity, eHealth and Equity Implications: Study of Patient eHealth Perspectives - Jenna Parascandalo, McMaster University, CA
    • 17:15 - A Secure, Online, Interactive, and Revocable Personal Health Record System - Saeed Samet, Memorial University, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS07 - Virtual and Mobile Technologies in the Home

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205B
    • 16:00 - TELEPROM-G: Access and Delivery of Telehealth Services Among Community-Based Seniors - Cheryl Forchuk, Lawson Health Research Institute, CA
    • 16:15 - Mobile Device Management: BYOD, Apps, and Access to Clinical Data - Tiffany Chui, Fraser Health, CA
    • 16:30 - Advancing Healthcare Technology: A Virtual Rehab Program for Cardiac Patients - Sue Perron, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, CA
    • 16:45 - Towards Data-Driven Design - the Case of <30 Days - Plinio Morita, University of Waterloo, CA
    • 17:00 - Extending Wound Care Teleassistance to the Patient's Home - Jonathan Lapointe, CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS, CA
    • 17:15 - A Real-Time Analytics Platform to Evaluate mHealth Apps - Quynh Pham, Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS08 - Future Priorities in Digital Health

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205D
    • 16:00 - Educating Nurses and Midwives Through eHealth Technologies: Potentials and Limitations  - Raza Abidi, Dalhousie University, CA
    • 16:15 - Better, Simpler, Cheaper, Fairer: Alternative Approaches to Consumer eHealth - Chris Nickerson, Gevity Consulting Inc, CA
    • 16:30 - Partnering to Improve Mental Health Care Delivery  - Tammy Young, Ontario Shores, CA
    • 16:45 - What If You Could Do It Again? - Sandy Saggar, Halton Healthcare, CA
    • 17:00 - Innovation Procurement in the Context of Health Tech Solutions - Mark Fecenko, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, CA
    • 17:15 - Using Innovation Procurement to Acquire a Multi-Stakeholder E-Referral Platform - Sharon Baker, Waterloo Wellington CCAC, CA; Lori Moran, eHealth Centre of Excellence, CA
  • 16:00 - 17:30

    OS09 - Optimizing Clinical Processes Using Telehealth

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 206B
    • 16:00 - Serving Patients Better: Technologies in the SickKids Pre-Anaesthesia Department - Jennifer Andrews, The Hospital for Sick Children, CA
    • 16:15 - BC Physician Telehealth Education Needs Assessment - Lori Einfeld, Interior Health, CA
    • 16:30 - Using SickKids Videoconferencing Technologies to Provide Innovative Access - Mabel Chan, The Hospital for Sick Children, CA
    • 16:45 - Be Inspired by Easily Achieved Enhanced Use of the EMR! - Mohamed Alarakhia, eHealth Centre of Excellence, CA
    • 17:00 - Healthcare Demands Disruptive Innovations That Will Empower Patients - TELUS Health, CA
    • 17:15 - Delivery of Rehabilitation Services to Patients Using In-Home Videoconferencing - Carol Toenjes, University Health System, CA
  • 18:15 - 19:00

    Pre-Gala Reception

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
  • 19:00 - 22:00

    The Canadian Health Informatics Awards (CHIA) Gala

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    Tickets to the CHIA Gala can be purchased through your conference registration for $25.00 CAD. Please register early to guarantee your spot, as seating is limited.

TuesdayJune 06, 2017

  • 07:00 - 19:00

    Registration Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, West Registration
  • 07:15 - 08:15

    Morning Symposium

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building,
    TBD

    TBD
  • 08:00 - 14:30

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Hacking

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    Participants of the Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 to conduct their working activities related to the planning and development of their creative solutions and prototypes onsite at e-Health.
  • 08:30 - 09:30

    Plenary Session

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    Speaker:
    Dr. Julielynn Wong, MD, MPH
    Founder, Chairman, & C.E.O., 3D4MD

    Title: TBD

    Presentation Description: TBD


  • 09:30 - 18:30

    Tradeshow Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 09:30 - 10:30

    Break & Poster Presentations

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    • A New, Unique and Innovative Design Approach for eReferral - Mohamed Alarakhia, eHealth Centre of Excellence, CA
    • Achieving Quality in a Telemedicine Program - Engaging Referring Physicians - Kieran McIntyre, St. Michael's Hospital, CA
    • Adult Children Caregivers' Experiences with Online and In-Person Peer Support - Marina Wasilewski, University of Toronto, CA
    • Caring for the Homebound: Technology and the Patient's Medical Home - Amanda Condon, ACCESS River East, CA
    • Community Based Virtual Care - Margarita Loyola, Island Health, CA
    • Creating Smart Cities Through IoT Devices Enabled Seamless Healthcare - Chandana Unnithan, Charles Darwin University, AU
    • Critical Success Factors and Engagement Methodology for Successful Project Delivery - Darryl Tourond, TELUS Health, CA
    • Drinking from the Data Fire Hose, Integrating Medical Device Data - Doug Frede, True Process, US
    • From Adoption to Integration - Success Story in a Telemedicine Program - Rashmi Bhide & Frank Yu, St. Michael's Hospital, CA
    • High Resolution Physiological Data Capture in the CCU - Joe McCullagh, True Process, US
    • Implementing a New Dose Range Checking Solution at SickKids Hospital - Lori Chen, The Hospital for Sick Children, CA
    • Innovative Model of Ambulatory Care Within an Academic Hospital Center - Jaqueline Barrett, St. Joseph's Healthcare, CA
    • Integrating Medical Device Product Information into CIHI's Hospitalization Database - Nicole De Guia, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • Launching Electronic Documentation for Community Nursing - Kartini Mistry, VHA Home Healthcare, CA
    • Mobile ICU Charting for Seamless Patient Care - Marta Benes, Interior Health Authority, CA
    • Moving Knowledge Between Providers using the ECHO Chronic Pain Model  - Naima Salemohamed, University of Toronto, CA
    • NQuIRE®: Leveraging Technology for Evidence-Based Nursing-Care to Improve Health Outcomes - Yaw Owusu, Registered Nurses' Association ON, CA
    • Re-Architecting Interoperability - Karim Keshavjee, InfoClin, CA
    • Scheduling/Registration Workload Assessment after Cerner Implementation: Lesson Learned - Charlene Ley, Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, CA
    • Stop Complaining About Healthcare Procurement: The Fix Is In - Graeme Foster, GEF CONSULTING INC., CA
    • Telegerontology: A Novel Approach to Rural Dementia Care - Elizabeth Wallack, Memorial University of Newfoundland, CA
    • The Future of Home Dialysis Through MHealth Support - Plinio Morita, University of Waterloo, CA
    • The Impact of Electronic Medical Records in Clinical Teaching Environments - Alexander Singer, University of Manitoba, CA
    • The Value of Patient Generated Data (PGD) - Reshma Prashad, York University, CA
    • Workflow Analysis to Inform a Remote Patient Monitoring System Implementation - Martin Lam, University Health Network, CA
  • 09:30 - 10:15

    Showcase

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS01 - Architecting Jurisdictional Ecosystem

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201CD
    • 10:30 - Canada's eHealth Secret: Northwest Territories Networked Health Ecosystem - Ewan Affleck, Northwest Territories Health & Social Services Authority, CA
    • 11:15 - SPARKing a Pathway to Access Patient Health Data - Lydia Lee, University Health Network, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS02 - Data Sharing: Thinking Beyond Acute Care

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201EF
    • 10:30 - Data Stewardship and Primary and Community Care Transformation Partnerships - Darren Larsen, OntarioMD; Gail Dobell, Health Quality Ontario; Carol Mulder, The Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO), CA
    • 11:15 - Primary Care Data Sharing Proof of Concept: Enhancing the EHR - Mohamed Alarakhia, eHealth Centre of Excellence, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS03 - Accelerating Information Use and Access

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202AB
    • 10:30 - Modernizing Secondary Use Data Flows in Canada - Anne Forsyth, CIHI, CA
    • 11:15 - Accelerating the Scale and Spread of Connected Digital Health Solutions - Dennis Giokas, Canada Health Infoway, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS04 - PIA's to Telehealth: A Journey

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202CD
    • 10:30 - Privacy Impact Assessments: Looking for a Common Understanding - Andrea Peebles, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 11:00 - Organizational Privacy Transformation:  Award Winning Success & eVisit Case Study - M Macmillan, OTN, CA
    • 11:30 - The Toronto Telemedicine Colaborative - Strength in Numbers - David Willis, The Hospital for Sick Children, CA; Eva Serhal, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CA; Carol Flewelling, St. Michael's Hospital, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS05 - Patient Engagement Through Digital Health

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203AB
    • 10:30 - Hearing from Patients on What They Think of Digital Health - Fraser Ratchford, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 11:15 - A Box of Chocolates: Knowing What's Inside Is Key! - Patricia Rothney, Melva Peters and Margaret Kennedy, Gevity Consulting Inc., CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    PS06 - Leveraging Existing Provincial Systems

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203CD
    • 10:30 - eSafety in Canada - Embedding Leading Practice into Real-World Processes - Elizabeth Keller, OntarioMD, CA
    • 11:15 - Increasing Access to Specialty Care with a Provincial eConsult Service - Elizabeth Keller, OntarioMD, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS10 - Disease and Clinical Management with Technology

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205B
    • 10:30 - The Concepts of Canadian Population Grouping Methodology and Its Application - Yingjun (Victoria) Zhu, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • 10:45 - Digital Health Based Ambient Assisted Living to Improve Medication Adherence - Raza Abidi, Dalhousie University, CA
    • 11:00 - Technology Streamlines Screening Techniques and Saves Lives - Andrea Creagh, New Brunswick Department of Health, CA
    • 11:15 - NephroPort™: Innovative Partnership for Automation of Renal Data Reporting - Helen Chen, University of Waterloo, CA
    • 11:30 - Connecting Patients to the Clinic Through Community Volunteers and Technology - Larkin Lamarche, McMaster University, CA
    • 11:45 - Self eReferrals for Youth Mental Health: Canadian Research Initiative - Shalini Lal, CHUM Hospital Research Center, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS11 - Diversity in Implementation

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205D
    • 10:30 - Design and Implications of System for Shared Decision-Making via PHR - Selena Davis, University of Victoria, CA
    • 10:45 - Patient Perceptions of Health Information Exchange Privacy: A Systematic Review - Nelson Shen, University of Toronto, CA
    • 11:00 - Emergency Data Management - Crossing the Borders? - Christian Juhra, University Hospital Muenster, DE
    • 11:15 - Privacy Training and Compliance Across Multi-Regional Health Authority Staff - Mandy Lit, Providence Healthcare, CA
    • 11:30 - Pharmacist Modifications to an EMR in Primary Care: Lessons Learned - Jason Min, University of British Columbia, CA
    • 11:45 - A Secure e-Prescribing System Based on NFC - Saeed Samet, Memorial University, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS12 - Expanding Digital Competencies Through Education

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 206B
    • 10:30 - Adoption of an e-Health e-Resource via Peer Leader Educator Network - Marie Rocchi, University of Toronto, CA
    • 10:45 - Striking a Balance: Theory vs Applied Practice in HI Education  - Julia Zarb, University of Toronto, CA
    • 11:00 - Using Peer Networks to Integrate Digital Health in Nursing Education - Cynthia Baker, Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing, CA
    • 11:15 - Graduating in Health Informatics: Where do We Go From Here? - Julia Zarb, University of Toronto, CA
    • 11:30 - Accelerating eHealth Integration in Medical Education  - Candace Gibson, Western University, CA
    • 11:45 - Strategic Integration of an Educational EHR into Health Informatics Curriculum - Gurprit Randhawa, McMaster University, CA
  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Lunch

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Sponsor Symposium

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building,
    TBD
    TBD
    • Joseph Dal Molin
, President, E-cology Corporation
    • Peter Everett, Director, OSCARprm
    • Dr. Andre Kushniruk, Professor & Director, University of Victoria School of Health Information Science
    • Aaron Middleton, Executive Managing Partner & Chief Security Officer,
 Gevity Consulting Inc.
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS13 - PHR Storms Across Canada

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201CD
    • 13:00 - Mustimuhw Citizen Health Portal - Centering Patients in First Nation Healthcare - Karl Mallory, Mallory Consulting Ltd., CA
    • 13:15 - From Pilot to Provincial Roll-out - Implementing the Personal Health Record - David Mosher, McKesson Canada, CA
    • 13:30 - Exploring Patient Empowerment: The eHealth Saskatchewan Citizen Health Information Portal - Tracie Risling, University of Saskatchewan, CA
    • 13:45 - Perks and Pitfalls of a Patient Portal - Anil Maheshwari, Grandview Medical Centre FHT, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS14 - Successes in Quality and Efficiency

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201EF
    • 13:00 - Transcription Services Project - Improving Quality, Efficiency and Accessibility  - Naomi Brooks, Providence Health Care, CA
    • 13:15 - Leveraging Chartmaxx for Tracking Radiology Reviews - Andrew Dobrenis, Jewish General Hospital, CA
    • 13:30 - STIX - A Multiple Provincial, Multiple Ministerial, Multiple Health Authority Implementation - Oliver Thompson, Provincial Health Services Authority, BC; Penelope Nica, PHSA eHealth, CA
    • 13:45 - HDC: A Physician-Led Information System for Practice Reflection - Bruce Hobson, Health Data Coalition, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS15 - Virtual Care Trailblazers

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202AB
    • 13:00 - Design and Implementation of Tele-Pediatric Intensive Care in BC - Michele Fryer, PHSA, CA
    • 13:15 - Scaling-Up an Online STI/HIV Testing Program in British Columbia - Devon Haag, BC Centre for Disease Control, CA
    • 13:30 - Implementation and Evaluation of a Sustained Heart Failure Telemonitoring Program - Emily Seto, University of Toronto, CA
    • 13:45 - A Primary Healthcare Consumer Health-e' Strategy - Rodney Burns, Association of Ontario Health Centres, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS16 - Evolving Access for Remote Communities

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202CD
    • 13:00 - Cedar Project: MHealth Among Young Indigenous People Who Use Drugs - Kate Jongbloed, University of British Columbia, CA
    • 13:15 - Clinical Decision Making Applications - Merv D'Souza, meshMD, CA
    • 13:30 - First Nations in Ontario - New Focus on Practical eHealth Pathways - Karl Mallory, Mallory Consulting Ltd., CA
    • 13:45 - First Nation Health Information Management - Aligning with Ontario eHealth Strategies - Karl Mallory, Mallory Consulting Ltd., CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS17 - Sharing Clinical Information: Successes and Challenges

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203AB
    • 13:00 - Solving the Drug Terminology Challenges to Enable e-Prescribing in Canada - Beverly Knight, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 13:15 - FHIR - Sparking Innovation in Health Information Sharing - David Hay, Orion Health, NZ
    • 13:30 - Sharing Immunization Data Between Family Doctors and Public Health Units - Michael Kotuba, BORN Ontario, CA
    • 13:45 - LTC eConnect: Advancing Clinical Interoperability in Ontario’s LTC Sector - Dean Jin, Ontario Long Term Care Association, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS18 - Evolving Standards

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203CD
    • 13:00 - Healthcare Information System Interoperability -  Leveraging Standards Case Study - Jack Lam, University Health Network, CA
    • 13:15 - Manitoba EMR Certification: Responding to Physician Call-Out for Choice - Katie Dyck, Manitoba eHealth, CA
    • 13:30 - Using EMR Data in PHC: Steps Toward Comparable Reporting - Mary Byrnes, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • 13:45 - Filling the Terminology Expertise Gap in Canada - Beverly Knight, Canada Health Infoway, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS19 - Experiences in Adoption & Use

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205B
    • 13:00 - Addressing Complex Clinical Documentation Through Human-Factors & Human-Computer Interaction Principles - Mikael Ragbar, University of Toronto, CA
    • 13:15 - Use of Digital Health: How Does Canada Compare? - Sukirtha Tharmalingam, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 13:30 - Usage Patterns of a Health Information Exchange Network in Quebec - Aude Motulsky, Research Centre, Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, CA
    • 13:45 - Secondary Use of DIS Data-RediLink Project - Natalie Borden, Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness, CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS20 - Consumer Health Advances

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205D
    • 13:00 - Health Dashboard to Monitor Risk of Chronic Diseases and Comorbidities - Ali Daowd, Dalhousie University, CA
    • 13:15 - Design and Evaluation of an eHealth Intervention: Breastfeeding Resources - Jennifer Abbass-Dick, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, CA
    • 13:30 - Public Self-Reporting of Immunization Histories Using a Web Application - Brian Vanoosten, Mohawk College, CA
    • 13:45 - Using Personalized Digital Health Behaviour Change to Manage Asthma - Amos Adler, MEMOTEXT Corp., CA
  • 13:00 - 14:00

    OS21 - Adoption & Engagement

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 206B
    • 13:00 - Engaging Mental Health Clients/Patients in Closed Loop Medication Administration - Carrie Clark, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CA
    • 13:15 - Telehealth and Medical Assistance in Dying - Enabling Equitable Access - Nancy Mareck, Vancouver Island Health Authority, CA
    • 13:30 - Innovative Change Management Approach to Implementing an Electronic Health Record - Steve Whittington, Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care, CA
    • 13:45 - Speech Recognition Versus Traditional Transcription Model for Documentation in EMR - Mervat Abdelhady, Humber River Hospital, CA
  • 14:00 - 15:30

    Networking Break

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 14:00 - 15:30

    Showcase

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 15:30 - 17:00

    Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 - Final Presentations & Award

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    Participants of Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 will make their final presentations and demo their prototypes to the identified Hacking Health @ e-Health 2017 judges. A selection of up to ten (10) participating teams will be invited to make their final presentations to the e-Health 2017 attendees in session during the June 6th, 2017 afternoon plenary session.
  • 17:00 - 18:30

    Mix & Mingle

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
    All e-Health 2017 exhibitors welcome Conference delegates to a reception (beverage tickets can be purchased at the event). This will be an excellent opportunity to visit the exhibition, network and make connections. Admission to the Exhibitor Reception is included when purchasing a full conference registration.

WednesdayJune 07, 2017

  • 08:30 - 13:00

    Registration Open

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, West Registration
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    OS22 - First Nations Session

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201EF
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    OS23 - Engaging Patients Through Digital Health

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203CD
    • 08:30 - Mobile Diabetes/Wound Care Self-Management in a Community Care Model - Zarah Von Schober, Bayshore HealthCare Ltd., CA
    • 08:45 - Advancing Patient Engagement in Mental Health  - Wendy Odell, Ontario Shores, CA
    • 09:00 - Impacts of Direct Patient Access to Medical Records: Patient Portal - Andrew Schroën, Women's College Hospital, CA
    • 09:15 - Patient Engagement Strategies for Self-Management of Wound Care: Comparative Analysis - Zarah Von Schober, Bayshore HealthCare Ltd., CA
    • 09:30 - Who's the Optimal Candidate for Remote Patient Monitoring? - Kathryn Brohman, Queens University, CA
    • 09:45 - Patient Collaboration to develop a COPD Home Health Monitoring Protocol - Lisa Saffarek, Island Health Authority, CA
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    HS01 - COACH Session

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202AB
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    HS02 - CIHI Session

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202CD
  • 08:30 - 10:00

    HS03 - Infoway Session

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203AB
  • 10:00 - 10:30

    Networking Break

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall B
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS24 - Evolving Approaches to Patient Care

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201CD
    • 10:30 - Giving Patients the Power to Manager Their Health - TELUS Health, CA
    • 10:45 - The Last Clinical Mile of Precision Medicine - Challenges at POC - Joel Diamond, 2bPrecise, US
    • 11:00 - Mental Health Coaching Using Cloud-Based Education and Behavioural Monitoring  - Paul Ritvo, York University, CA
    • 11:15 - Computer Based Training for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT4CBT) - Michelle Patterson, Centre for Health and Community Research, CA
    • 11:30 - IoT Becomes IoMe. People, Patients, Payers and Health Predictions - Richard Hu, Vivametrica Ltd., CA
    • 11:45 - Dashboards Driving Quality: A Focused Example Using Suicide Risk Assessments - Lilian Riad-Allen, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS25 - Connecting Care: Virtual Realities

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 201EF
    • 10:30 - Telehealth Brings Oncology Care Closer to Home in Northern BC - Stacy Miller, British Columbia Cancer Agency Centre for the North, CA
    • 10:45 - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Delivered to the Inuit of Nunavut - David Willis, The Hospital for Sick Children, CA
    • 11:00 - Home Health Monitoring Implementation in BC: Lessons from TEC4Home - Kendall Ho, University of British Columbia, CA
    • 11:15 - New Models of (Telehom) eCare: Diabetes, Mental Health and CKD - Rhonda Wilson, Ontario Telemedicine Network, CA
    • 11:30 - PHI Sharing at the Grassroots: A Shared EMR Project - John Zachariah, MD+A Health Solutions, CA
    • 11:45 - Connected Care: Emerging Interprofessional Priorities - Margaret Kennedy, Gevity Consulting Inc., CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS26 - Creating Effective Health Care Platforms for the Future

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202AB
    • 10:30 - Towards National Nursing Data Standards - Lynn Nagle, University of Toronto, CA
    • 10:45 - Evaluating Canada's Innovation Agenda: Will It Meet Expectations? - Karim Keshavjee, University of Toronto, CA
    • 11:00 - Structured Innovation Programs Accelerate Innovation in Healthcare - Adam Erwood, Markham Stouffville Hospital, CA
    • 11:15 - Strategic Capacity Building for Clinical Informatics: A 2020 Vision - Gloria Bouchard, Island Health, CA
    • 11:30 - Global Experiences with Healthcare Innovation Ecosystems - Dan Gordon, IBM, CA
    • 11:45 - Disrupting the EHR - Interoperability Planning - Sue Schneider, eHealth Ontario, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS27 - Empowering Consumers and Providers

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 202CD
    • 10:30 - E-Mental Health: Effective, Efficient and Expanding - MaryAnn Notarianni, Mental Health Commission of Canada, CA
    • 10:45 - Development and Testing of a Touch-Screen Tablet-Based Patient Asthma Questionnaire - Victor Lam Shin Cheung, McMaster University, CA
    • 11:00 - Making EMRs Work for Physicians and Their Patients - Gina Palmese, OntarioMD, CA
    • 11:15 - Achieving Triple Aim Healthcare Improvement: Canada's Jumpstart - Diane Gutiw, CGI, CA
    • 11:30 - Caging the Chaos: Electronic Clinical Decision Support in Mental Health - Michael Seiferling, Five Hills Health Region, CA
    • 11:45 - Progress in Psychiatric Informatics: From Patient Engagement to Deep Learning - Jane Paterson, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS28 - Learning to Leverage Technology

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203AB
    • 10:30 - Sparking Digital Health Innovation Through eHealth Ontario's Innovation Lab - Mike Krasnay, eHealth Ontario, CA
    • 10:45 - Building a Web Based Provider Portal with Real-Time Health Information  - John Haywood, Hamilton Health Sciences, CA
    • 11:00 - Partnership with the BC Services Card to Authenticate eHealth Users - Oliver Thompson & Gordana Dulovic, Provincial Health Services Authority, BC, CA
    • 11:15 - Fusing Medical Documentation and Order Entry into a Design Platform - Arnold Kim, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center, CA
    • 11:30 - Cloud Computing in Healthcare - Implementation Approaches and Early Benefits - Ron Parker, Canada Health Infoway Inc., CA
    • 11:45 - Becoming a Digital Research Hospital: UHN's Transformation Using Office365 - Lila Young, University Health Network, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS29 - Realizing the Promise of "Big" Data

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 203CD
    • 10:30 - Measuring Patient Experience Across the Cancer Journey Through Data Linkage - Adele Carty & Catherine Chan, Cancer Care Ontario (CCO), CA
    • 10:45 - Pathology Laboratory Utilization Scorecards (PLUS): A Pathology Data Analytics Platform  - Raza Abidi, Dalhousie University, CA
    • 11:00 - An In-Depth Look at Canada's Ambulatory Care Sector - Anne Forsyth, CIHI, CA
    • 11:15 - Standardizing ALC Reporting in Acute Inpatient Care - Agnita Pal, Canadian Institute for Health Information, CA
    • 11:30 - Establishing a Sustainable Healthcare Emergency Management Communication Solution in Ontario - Jessica Hon, UHN, CA
    • 11:45 - Leveraging Data to Drive Improvement: Reducing Residential Care Bed Turnaround Time - Jonathan Schmid, Vancouver Island Health Authority, CA
  • 10:30 - 12:00

    OS30 - Novel Education Models

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 205B
    • 10:30 - ClinicalConnect Enhancing Mohawk College's Simulated Digital Health Learning - Marzena Cran, Hamilton Health Sciences, CA
    • 10:45 - A Sum of its Parts: National Peer Network Program Evaluation - Anne Fazzalari, Canada Health Infoway, CA
    • 11:00 - A Conceptual Model for Increasing EMR Use Through End-User Support - Gurprit Randhawa, University of Victoria, CA
    • 11:15 - Radiology Peer Review Implementation: Improving Quality and Enabling Collaboration - Jisla Mathews, University Health Network, CA
    • 11:30 - Peer Network Collaborative Learning Enhances Health Information System Quality - Rita Wilson, RNAO, CA
    • 11:45 - Peer-To-Peer: All About People & Process When Advancing Digital Health - Anne Fazzalari, Canada Health Infoway, CA
  • 12:00 - 14:00

    Lunch Closing Keynote Address

    Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, Exhibit Hall A
    Speaker:
    Dr. Joseph C. Kvedar, MD
    Vice President
    Connected Health at Partners Healthcare

    Title: TBD

    Presentation Description: TBD