==================================================== CALL FOR PAPERS ==================================================== The 2nd International Workshop on Ubiquitous Computing for Pervasive Healthcare Applications (UbiHealth 2003) at UbiComp 2003 October 12, 2003 Seattle, Washington, USA http://www.healthcare.pervasive.dk/ubicomp2003/ ==================================================== UbiHealth 2003 is a forum for researchers working with pervasive and ubiquitous computing technology and healthcare. This workshop will explore the development and application of ubicomp infrastructures and devices for pervasive healthcare including assisting people with cognitive, mobility, and sensory impairments. UbiHealth 2003 will take place October 12, 2003, as part of the UbiComp 2003 Conference (www.ubicomp.org) in Seattle, Washington. UbiHealth 2003 welcomes submissions in a variety of themes and topics such as: - Wearable computing for health; - Personal medical devices; - Cognitive aids and reminding devices; - Smart home technology; - Implantable sensory technology; - Technology for caregivers and nurses; - Ethical implications of pervasive healthcare; - Methodological issues in pervasive healthcare. Critical Dates ========= Paper deadline: August 8 Notification of acceptance: August 22 Workshop Date: October 12, 2003 Workshop Chairs ============ Jakob E. Bardram, University of Aarhus, Denmark Ilkka Korhonen, VTT Information Technology, Finland Alex Mihailidis, Simon Fraser University, Canada Dadong Wan, Accenture Technology Labs, USA Submission Details ============= Ten to fifteen participants will be invited based on a position paper submitted prior to the workshop. Each position paper should be two to five pages in length and consist of the author's vision of the use of pervasive computing in healthcare, current work, expectations towards the workshop, and the author's research activities including a short bio of the author(s). Position papers should be formatted according to the standard Springer Verlag format and submitted in PDF format. A template file can be found at http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html. Papers should be submitted to the workshop program committee by email to Ilkka Korhonen [[log in to unmask]]. This workshop website contains accepted submissions, workshop details, and the program. Furthermore, the results of the workshop will be posted here.