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HINZ 2008 - Call For Papers

Call for Papers

HINZ 7th Annual Conference and Exhibition


Wednesday 15th October - Friday 17th October - Rotorua

We invite you to submit your paper for this year's programme.

There are two types of submissions:
(1) Scientific Papers
(2) Conference Presentations

Presentations receive equal length presentation timeslots (20 minutes)

  • Scientific Papers will be given a fast-track review for a special issue of Health Care and Informatics Review Online - reviewed on 4-8 page full paper
  • Conference Presentation submissions should be two A4 pages in one of these categories - 1. vision/opinion, 2. case report, or 3. work in progress

Important Dates

Deadlines extended: Updated 20 May 2008
20 June 2008 deadline for submission
28 July 2008 Notification to authors
12 September 2008 final papers due

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Measuring and improving health outcomes
  • Data analysis, data mining and knowledge discovery methods
  • Infrastructure for information sharing
  • Ways of utilising and improving quality of clinical coding
  • Role of standards
  • Innovation diffusion
  • Usability of health IT
  • Linking in the health consumer
  • Managing clinical safety
  • Workforce support and planning
  • Decision support
  • Public health information system

Paper Format And Submssion Instructions

Papers should be formatted according to the Paper Submission Instructions. All submissions should be sent in with the 2008 Submission Form. A Microsoft Word template (.dot) file which complies with the paper submission instructions is available.

Downloads for Submitters:

  • Paper Submission Instructions (.doc)
  • 2008 Submision Form (.doc)
  • Microsoft Word Template File (.dot)

HINZ 2008 Scientific Programme Committee

Jim Warren - SPC Chair + Karolyn Kerr - HINZ Chair

Rowena Cullen, Dave Parry, Michelle Honey, Amanda Newton, Chris Peck, Shona Wilson, Karen Day, Alex Holt, Chris Wong, Steve Rayner