Digital Health Seminar

Date 
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Event Location 

Rm 9299, Diamond Health Care Centre

Intended Audience 
Health care professionals and research staff
Details 

This seminar will discuss the challenges and benefits of using digital health within the current health care landscape, exploring both sides of health innovation in a digital world.

Speakers: Dr. Mohamed Elgendi and Dr. Lillian Hung

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Dr. Mohamed Elgendi is an adjunct professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UBC, and a senior postdoctoral fellow in UBC's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Elgendi specializes in bridging the areas of engineering, computer science, psychology, and medicine for knowledge translation.

Dr. Lillian Hung is a clinical nurse specialist and researcher with Vancouver Costal Health working to improve care for persons with dementia. She is also Clinical Assistant Professor with the UBC School of Nursing.