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Research and other conferences and workshops

CHI+MED does not endorse any of these conferences but they are included for the benefit of other Human-Computer Interaction researchers and those working in areas related to patient safety and public engagement.

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Please see the expanded list of acronyms below.

A calendar of events (printer-friendly version) is available from Integration-Design.org and see the conference postings at the Universal Usability and Interaction Design (UUID) blog.

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AAMI - Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
AHFE – Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
BCS – British Computer Society
CAV - Computer Aided Verification
CBMS - Computer-Based Medical Systems
CHFG – Clinical Human Factors Group
CHI – Computer/Human Interaction / Conference in Human Interaction in Computing Systems
CHISIG (www.chisig.org) - Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia.
CogSci – Cognitive Science / Cognitive Science Society
COME - Communicating Medical Error
CPSweek – Cyber-Physical Systems week
CSHI - Context Sensitive Health Informatics
D4H - Design 4 Health
DMD - Design for Medical Devices
ECCE – European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics
ECSCW – European Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work
EDCC – European Dependable Computing Conference
EHF – Ergonomics & Human Factors
EICS – Engineering Interactive Computing Systems
EWDC – European Workshop on Dependable Computing
EUPSN - Emerging Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
FHIES - Foundations of Health Information Engineering and Systems
FM / FMIS – Formal Methods / Formal Methods for Interactive Systems
FWFM - Fun With Formal Methods
HCIR – Human Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval
HCMDSS / MDPnP – High Confidence Medical Devices, Software, and Systems / Medical Device Plug-and-Play Interoperability
HEPS – Healthcare Systems, Ergonomics and Patient Safety
HFEHI – Human Factors Engineering in Health Informatics
HFES – Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
IARMM International Association of Risk Management in Medicine
ICHI - IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics
IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IEHF – Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors
IHI – International Health Informatics
IMDRF - International Medical Device Regulators Forum
ITA – Internet Technologies and Applications
ITI - Information Technology Interfaces
ITME - IT in Medicine & Education
MIE – Medical Informatics Europe
NFM - NASA Formal methods
NPSF - National Patient Safety Foundation
NSQH - Nordic Research Network for Safety and Quality in Healthcare
OzCHI - Australian forum for Human-Computer Interaction, from CHISIG
PHM - Prognostics and Health Management
PROMED – Design and PROcesses for MEdical Devices
SDMD – Software Design for Medical Devices Summit
SEASAME - Software Engineering for sAfety-critical Systems and Medical dEvices
SIGDOC – Special Interest Group on Design of Communication
Ubicomp - Ubiquitous Computing, "International Ubiquitous Computing Conference"
USAB – Usability
WISH – Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare
WORCS - Workshop on Open Resilient human-aware Cyber-physical Systems