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Mednet 2006: 11th World Congress on Internet in Medicine
Conference Schedule
October 14, 2006 - October 19, 2009

Conference Locations
Building Short Form
Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, R. Fraser Elliott Bldg, 4th floor, 190 Elizabeth St.CGEI
Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West, TorontoRYH

Saturday, October 14, 2006
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM in RYH Manitoba WATI Workshop (Web-Assisted Tobacco Interventions) - Day 1
Invitational Workshop. Please contact Peter Selby (peter_selby at camh.net) or Cameron Norman (cameron.norman at utoronto.ca) for details.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM in CGEI Telehealth Room Tutorial
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM in CGEI Telehealth Room Tutorial
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Sunday, October 15, 2006
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM in RYH Manitoba WATI Workshop (Web-Assisted Tobacco Interventions) - Day 2
Invitational Workshop. Please contact Peter Selby (peter_selby at camh.net) or Cameron Norman (cameron.norman at utoronto.ca) for details.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM in CGEI Telehealth Room Tutorial
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM in CGEI Telehealth Room Tutorial
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in RYH Imperial Room Mednet2006 Welcome Reception
The official opening reception for networking with light hors d'oevres, drinks, and music. Free for all Mednet registrants
Monday, October 16, 2006
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Healthy Breakfast Snacks
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM in RYH Concert Hall Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Hans v.d. Slikke, Chair, Society for Internet in Medicine

Dr. Gunther Eysenbach, Chair, Mednet 2006

Ian Brunskill, Executive Lead, PHIIT Office, Public Health Division, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM in RYH Concert Hall Keynote
 
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Break with Exhibition Viewing
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Panel
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Elizabeth Murray, University College London, UK
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Kevin Leonard, University of Toronto, Canada
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Kevin Patrick, University of California, San Diego, USA
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Kim Nazi, Department of Veterans Affairs, USA
 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM in RYH Ballroom + Concert Hall Foyer Light Lunch Snacks with Poster + Exhibition Viewing
Poster Session 1: Presenters (First Authors) with Surname A-K
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall NCI Cancer Afternoon - Part 1
NCI-sponsored Cancer Afternoon

Welcome, Orientation to Cancer Program
Bradford W. Hesse, PhD
Chief, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, NCI


Panel 1: Consumer Information Across the Cancer Continuum
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Moderator: Sabra Woolley, PhD

Tailoring Prevention Messages in a Public Health System Network
Vic Strecher, PhD

Primary Care Advice Counseling
Kevin Patrick, PhD

Critical Support At Diagnosis
David Gustafson, PhD

Social Support for Cancer Survivors
Ellen Beckjord, PhD


Panel 2: International Perspectives on Internet-Based Cancer Information
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Moderator: Richard Manrow, PhD

First Online Portal of Asian Language Cancer Information
Moon Chen, PhD

National Library of Medicine, International use of the online medical literature
Fred Wood

Developing Web resource materials for Spanish speakers
Silvia Inez Salazar, PhD

Addressing the Needs of Multilingual Information Seekers
Mary Anne Bright, PhD
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Richard Appleyard, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: M Chris Gibbons, Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute, USA
 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Panel
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Panel
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: M Chris Gibbons, Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute, USA
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Panel
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Break with Exhibition Viewing
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM in RYH Concert Hall NCI Cancer Afternoon - Part 2
NCI-sponsored Cancer Afternoon

Panel 3: User Centered Informatics Research
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Moderator: Holly Massett, PhD

Identifying Consumer Needs for Health Information: HINTS, CIS, and Web Metrics
Bradford W. Hesse, PhD

Facilitating Participation in Clinical Trials (cancer.gov)
Lakshmi Grama, PhD

Making Cancer Control Information Available in a Global Setting
Terry Sullivan, Cancer Care Ontario, Canada

Moving Internet Research into Practice: The NCIís SBIR Program
Connie Dresser, RDPH, LN

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Visit NCI eHealth Demonstrations in Exhibit Hall
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SBIR Web Demonstrations/Exhibits

Education: Online Continuing Medical Education: A Cancer Module
John Harris, MD, MBA
Medical Directions, Inc.
Tucson, AZ


Training: CancerSim: A Simulator to Teach Pain Management Skills
Charles Chabal, MD
Talaria, Inc., Seattle, WA

My StudentBody Suite: A Smoking Intervention
Kathleen Whittier, Inflexxion Inc., Newton, MA

Decision Making: Decision Making Notebooks (Prostate Cancer/Breast Cancer)
Susan Brink, MSHA, DrPH
Healthmark Multimedia, LLC
Washington, D.C.

Quality Search Engines: HEALIA, a health search engine
Tom Eng, VMD, MPH
Evalumetrix, Inc.
Seattle, WA

Entertainment, information and networking: @oneWorld -- a network for children with cancer
Barbara Rapchak
Leap of Faith Technologies, Inc.
Crystal Lake, IL
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Panel
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Panel
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Sanjay Koyani, Department of Health and Human Services, USA
 
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5:15 PM - 6:30 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Deborah Tate, University of North Carolina, USA
 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Open Workshop
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Open Workshop
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Tuesday, October 17, 2006
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Healthy Breakfast Snacks
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM in RYH Concert Hall Keynote
Dr. Bill Crounse, Healthcare Industry Director, Microsoft Corp

Five Healthcare Trends That Will Shake Your World

As a family physician, former hospital CIO and now the Microsoft global healthcare industry manager, Crounse plans to deliver important messages about the role of Internet and home care role in a world of aging Baby Boomers, fewer nurses and tight health care budgets.
He will reflect on business, population, and technology trends that will profoundly impact healthcare financing, research, and the delivery of medical services around the world.
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Break with Exhibition Viewing
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Hans v.d. Slikke, Amsterdam
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Lee Ritterband, University of Virginia Health System, USA
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Brad Hesse, National Cancer Institute, USA
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Hans v.d. Slikke, Amsterdam
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Michael Veronin, USA; Co-Chair: Artur Lendyak, Ukraine
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Helen Christensen, The Australian National University, Australia
 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM in RYH Ballroom + Concert Hall Foyer Light Lunch Snacks with Poster + Exhibition Viewing
Poster Session 2: Presenters (First Authors) with Surname L-Z
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Deborah Mayer, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts-New England Medical Center
 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Jeremy Wyatt, University of Dundee, UK
 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Tom Eng, Healia Inc., USA
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Sue Ziebland, University of Oxford, UK
 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Panel
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Fred Wood, National Library of Medicine, USA
 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM in RYH Ballroom (Exhibit Space) Break with Exhibition Viewing
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Janice Nall, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), USA
 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Joan Dzenowagis, World Health Organization
 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Panel
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5:15 PM - 6:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Panel
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5:15 PM - 6:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Panel
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Open Workshop
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Open Workshop
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Wednesday, October 18, 2006
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM in RYH Foyer of Concert Hall Healthy Breakfast Snacks
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Panel
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9:00 AM - 10:30 AM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: Lars Kayser, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
 
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9:00 AM - 10:30 AM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Peter Selby, University of Toronto, Canada
 
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9:00 AM - 9:45 AM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Joe Cafazzo, University Health Network, Toronto
 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM in RYH Foyer of Concert Hall Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Concurrent Session
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 Concurrent Session
Chair: John Powell, University of Warwick, UK
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 7 Concurrent Session
Chair: Lars Kayser, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in RYH Tudor 8 Concurrent Session
Chair: Khaled El Emam, Canada Research Chair in Electronic Health Information, University of Ottawa, Canada
 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in RYH Concert Hall Keynote
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM in RYH British Columbia Open Workshop
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM in RYH Confederation 5 SIM General Assembly
Society for Internet in Medicine (SIM) Business Meeting. All Mednet participants are automatically SIM members and are welcome to attend.
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM in CGEI Telehealth Room Open Workshop
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3:30 PM - 6:30 PM in CGEI Usability Labs Invitational Workshop
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Thursday, October 19, 2006
8:30 AM - 5:15 PM in RYH Manitoba Workshop on Patient-Accessible Electronic Health Records
Invitational Workshop. Please contact David Wiljer (david.wiljer at uhn.on.ca) for details.
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM in CGEI Usability Labs Tutorial
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