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Software Engineering / Health Care / Safety / Security

Prof. Jens H. Weber

Department of Computer Science
University of Victoria

ICGT 2021 Best Paper Award

I am thrilled that my paper on GRAPEpress won a Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Graph Transformations (ICGT 2021). ICGT has never given a best paper award for a tools paper. Apparently this new category has been created because the program committee really liked my paper. I am very happy about this. …

JP presented our paper on Data Quality Trust management for Clinical Information Systems at SEH@ICSE 2021

Clinical information systems (CIS) are used to make important decisions on diagnosis and treatment of patients. The data in these systems comes from various sources (other systems, devices, the patent themselves, algorithms etc.) Sometimes it is not clear to what degree the data in these systems is trustworthy for a particular decision to be made. …

Presentation at MIT Stamp Workshop

I have presented our work on safety analysis of conformance profiles for medical record interoperability at this year’s MIT Stamp Workshop. The slides are available online and the presentation is available on YouTube.

DAAD’s Postdoctoral Networking Tour in Artificial Intelligence

You are a postdoctoral researcher or an experienced PhD candidate in the field of artificial intelligence looking for your next collaboration, job, or for an opportunity to realize your independent research project? The DAAD ArtificialIntelligence Networking (AInet) Fellowship offers a unique gateway to the AI research community in Germany through academic networking and exchange. Apply …

The EHR is not the sharp end of the stick, but…

Electronic Health Records (EHR) are not the first things that come to mind when thinking about technology-caused medical accidents and safety hazards. There is a common believe that EHR software is much less safety critical than software that controls medical devices that are “closer to the heart” of the patient, like infusion pumps, radiology devices, …

OSCAR Conference @ UVic

OSCAR has been the leading open source electronic medical record (EMR) software in Canada. The OSCAR community has always been involved in shaping the evolution of this software system. Meetings between developers, users and service providers have played an important role in this process. The University of Victoria has hosted a successful OSCAR Con 2019.