pHealth 2015


12th International Conference on Wearable Micro and Nano Technologies for Personalized Health

Call for Papers pHealth 2012

pHealth 2015 Program



Thursday 4 June 2015



Keynote session

Chairs: Bernd Blobel, Germany, Maria Lindén, Sweden




Keynote Speech: Anna Lefevre Skjöldebrand, Sweden: Technology Ready to be Launched, but is there a Payer?




Solutions for Personalized Care and mHealth Applications

Chairs: Hamid Gholamhosseini, New Zealand; Elaine Åstrand, Sweden





Invited Speech: Diego M. López, Colombia: mHealth in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Status, Requirements and Strategies


Mobile ECG Systems and Cardiovascular Risk: A Systematic Review

Sebastián Felipe Landínez García, César Villamil Perafán, Diego López, Bernd Blobel (Colombia, Germany)


Towards Brain Research in a Pocket: Bringing EEG Research and Diagnostics out of the Lab

Ágila Bitsch, Roann Ramos, Cassandra Severijns, Klaus Wehrle (Germany, Philippines)


Development of an Eating Aid from the User Needs to a Product

Ann-Louise Lindborg, Maria Lindén (Sweden)






Coffee Break - Demo and Exhibition




Wearable and Implantable Devices and Systems

Chairs: Diego López, Colombia; Martin Ekström, Sweden




A Study of Different Fabrics to Increase Radar Cross Section of Humans

Torbjörn Ödman, Jan Welinder, Nils-Bertil Andersson, Magnus Otterskog, Maria Lindén, Natalia Ödman, Christer Larsson (Sweden)


Encapsulation for Smart Textile Electronics – Humidity and Temperature Sensor Performance

Andreas Larsson, Thanh-Nam Tran, Knut E Aasmundtveit, Trine Seeberg (Norway)


Business Model Design for a Wearable Biofeedback System

Patrik Hidefjäll, Dina Titkova (Sweden)










Intelligent Systems

Chairs: Pekka Ruotsalainen, Finland; Shahina Begum, Sweden





Advanced Decision Support System for Older Adults

Mirza Baig, Hamid Gholamhosseini, Martin Connolly, Maria Lindén (New Zealand, Sweden)


Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms to Diagnose Stress for Vehicle Drivers Based on Physiological Sensor Signals

Shaibal Barua, Shahina Begum, Mobyen Uddin Ahmed (Sweden)


A Personalized Health-Monitoring System for Elderly by Combining Rules and Case-based Reasoning

Mobyen Uddin Ahmed (Sweden)


A Public Health Decision Support System Model using Reasoning Methods

Maritza Mera, Carolina González, Bernd Blobel (Colombia, Germany)





Coffee Break - Demo and Exhibition




Security, Privacy, Safety and Ethics

Chairs: Peter Pharow, Germany; Ivan Tomasic, Sweden






Invited Speech: Pekka Ruotsalainen, Finland: The Role of Patients in pHealth


Personalized Message Routing Policy in Pervasive eHealth Applications Based on HL7 RIM

Nachoua Guizani, Jocelyne Fayn (France)


Privacy Management and Networked PPD- Systems - Challenges and Solutions

Pekka Ruotsalainen, Peter Pharow, Francoise Petersen (Finland, Germany, Sweden)





General Poster Session

Chairs: Maria Lindén, Sweden; Asbjorn Hovsto, Norway


Poster Short Presentation


Assisting Drug Dispensing using Google Glass: a Prototype Implementation

Frederic Ehrler, Raphaël Diener, Christian Lovis (Switzerland)


Wearable Sensors in Medical Education: Supporting Hand Hygiene Teaching with a Forearm EMG

Ekaterina Kutafina, David Laukamp, Stephan M. Jonas (Poland, Germany)


Prediction of Heart Attack Risk Using GA-ANFIS Expert System Prototype

Lejla Begic Fazlic, Aja Avdagic, Ingmar Besic (Croatia, Germany)

Dynamic Enhancement of a Smart System for Early Detection of Language Disorders

Maria Luisa Martín Ruiz, Miguel A. Valero, Iván Pau de la Cruz (Spain)


Personalized Decision Support System Based on Clinical Practice Guideline

Nassim Douali, Jos De Roo, Pauline Sweetman, Elpiniki I. Papageorgiou, Marie-Christine Jaulent (France, Belgium, UK, Greece)





Closing Ceremony

Chairs: Bernd Blobel, Germany; Peter Pharow, Germany; Maria Lindén, Sweden; Mobyen Uddin Ahmed, Sweden

Best Contribution Award

Best Student’s Poster Award






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