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iPEx

 

 

Workshop on Online Patient Experience and its Role in E-health

 

Northumbria University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK  -  5th July 2011  -  at
the 25th Human Computer Interaction conference (HCI2011)

 

Organisers

Sue Ziebland           Department of Primary Health Care, University of
Oxford

Pamela Briggs        School of Life Sciences, Northumbria University

John Powell             Health Sciences Research Institute, University
of Warwick

 

 

Call for papers 

 

Overview of the Workshop

 

The Internet has an important role in the provision of reliable,
relevant and timely health information for the public and patients.
Traditionally, authoritative health information has been based on facts
and figures, not the experiences of patients. However the rise of
patient-generated content on the Internet, in the form of online patient
experiences (PEx) has changed the landscape of health decision-making.
Online PEx can have both positive and negative influences - PEx can
enhance social support, and facilitate adjustment to an illness but can
also raise anxiety levels and in an unmoderated format can deliver very
powerful but misleading messages. PEx is important for researchers and
e-health designers alike and in this workshop we seek to bring the new
PEx community together to share new approaches and findings.

 

We are inviting 2-4 page papers for consideration for this workshop.
Submissions should be sent to Dr. Phoenix Mo
([log in to unmask]), by the 1st May 2011.

 

For full workshop details see https://sites.google.com/site/opex2011/

 

The iPEx programme presents independent research commissioned by the
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) under its Programme Grants
for Applied Research funding scheme (RP-PG-0608-10147). The views
expressed in this programme are those of the author(s), representing
iPEx, and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department
of Health. 

 


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