November 18, 2019
Getting a restful night’s sleep in the intensive care unit (ICU) can be a difficult feat for many patients. From beeping machines and monitors, to check-ups by nurses, medication rounds, and the constant glare of fluorescent light. Sometimes, rest is… Read more about Rest is Best – IHPME graduate aims to change sleep habits in the ICU
June 18, 2018
After 18 years of service as a military nurse, Andrew Lo suddenly found himself faced with the reality of readjusting to the pace of civilian life. He had been recently diagnosed with PTSD and chronic pain, and unsure of what… Read more about Forging a New Path: Retired Military Nurse Completes Degree in Health Informatics
IHPME Health Informatics Summer Seminar
Future Directions for Nurses in an Automated, Artificially Intelligent, Social-Networked Healthcare Environment
Join us for a Skype in session with Dr. Richard Booth who will be discussing his thoughts and elaborating on one of his recent publications. Following this is a mix and mingle!
Richard Booth is an assistant professor at the Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing (Western University) and a status-only assistant professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (University of Toronto). He is a clinician researcher with an active research program exploring health informatics, social media technology, and psychiatric-mental health nursing. Along with his current teaching and research requirements, he is a Faculty Scholar Fellow with the provincial Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES), exploring the use of social media technology and its related impact on clinical and health systems utilization. He is also a member of the board of directors of the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN).
A pizza lunch will be provided, make sure you Register Today