Robert Morris University, Department of Computer and Information Systems

 

Faculty Scholarship, Presentations, Research, and Projects Relating to Health Care Informatics

 

Valerie J. Harvey, development of recommendations on radiography curriculum needs relating to digital imaging and information technology, Association for Educators in Radiologic Sciences (AERS) (2003-2004). Member, AERS Task Force on Imaging Curriculum, 2004-

Valerie J. Harvey, Constance M. Ruzich, Jeanne M. Baugh, Bruce A. Johnston, and A. J. Grant, "The Challenge of Negation in Health Care Searches and Queries," Poster Session, 2003 Fall Symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), Washington, DC (November 2003)

Valerie J. Harvey, Jeanne M. Baugh, Bruce A. Johnston, and Constance M. Ruzich,Exclusionary Queries in Health Care,” WorldVista Community Event (hospital information system conference), Greenbelt, Maryland (March 2003).

Valerie J. Harvey (RMU), Rick Marshall (VA Puget Sound Health Care System), and Melissa Hughes (VA Puget Sound Health Care System), “Clinical Data Extraction for Patient Care, Management, and Research: Dealing with Database Navigation,” 2001 Proceedings, Northeast Decision Sciences Institute (2001).

Valerie J. Harvey, Seminars for medical personnel on FileMan Database System and for information technology personnel on M Programming, Puget Sound VA Health Care Systems (VAHCS), Seattle, WA (August 2000)

Valerie J. Harvey, Lecture on Y2K (with focus on medical and health care issues), Center for Medical Informatics, JW Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany (April 1999).

Valerie J. Harvey, Lecture on Information Modeling and Database Design, Center for Medical Informatics, JW Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany (April 1999).

Valerie J. Harvey and Lynne Cuda (University of Florida), “Multiuser and Multidevice M Training Techniques,” M Computing (October 1997)

Valerie J. Harvey, conducted M programming training for Faculty Group Practice, Shands Hospital, University of Florida (1996).

Valerie J. Harvey and Greg Shorr (Indian Health Service), "Extending VA FileMan Capability through a DHCP/PCC Metadictionary and an Object Layer to Support Abstract Data Types," Proceedings, Workshop on Semantic Integration in Complex Systems: Collective Behavior in Business Rules and Software Transactions, OOPSLA (1995)

Valerie J. Harvey and Shirley L. Williams (Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC), Presentation on “Clinical Data Management for Educational Purposes” at Atlantic Economic Conference, Williamsburg, VA (October 1995)

Valerie J. Harvey, Presentation on “M Technology” at Eighth World Congress on Medical Informatics (MEDINFO '95), Vancouver, BC, Canada (1995)

Valerie J. Harvey, Richard Price (VA Health Care System, Silver Spring, MD), and Cameron Schlehuber (VA Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT), "Using Integration Agreements to Document Specification of Data Sharing for Multiple DHCP Applications," Proceedings of Workshop on Precise Behavioral Specifications in Object-Oriented Information Modeling, OOPSLA 1994 (Robert Morris University, 1994.

Valerie J. Harvey, Shirley L. Williams (Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC), Horace M. Whitt (IHS), and Bill Niendorff (IHS), "Using the IHS Dental Package in Dental Hygiene," M Computing (February 1994).

Dipayan Gangopadhyay (IBM) and Peter Y. Wu, “An Object-Based Approach to Medical Process Automation, Proceedings of the 17th Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care (SCAMC ’93), Washington, DC (McGraw-Hill, 1993), pp. 507-511.

Valerie J. Harvey and Shirley L. Williams (Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC) presented demonstration and roundtable on "Using Clinical Software in Teaching Health Sciences Technology," League for Innovation in the Community College, Orlando, FL (October 1992)

Valerie J. Harvey, Presentation on "FileMan SQL Access and MUMPS Databases," Seventeenth Annual Meeting of the MUMPS Users' Group - Europe, Vienna, Austria (October 1992).

Valerie J. Harvey, Presentation on "Using Clinical Software in Teaching Health Sciences Technology," Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care (SCAMC), Baltimore, MD (November 1992)

Peter Y. Wu, Advisory Programmer (1989-1994) and Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (1987-1989), T. J. Watson Research Center, IBM Research Division; projects included applications in clinical information systems.

Valerie J. Harvey, Lecture on "The Impact of MUMPS Information Technology in Healthcare" for the Department of Health Services Administration and the ACM Student Chapter, University of Alabama at Birmingham (October 1989).

Valerie J. Harvey, "Implications of Non-1NF Extensions to the Relational Database Model for the MUMPS Standard and MUMPS Databases," Proceedings of the 15th MUMPS Users' Group of Japan Meeting (Supplement) (1988).

Peter Y. Wu, Application programming, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, School of Medicine, University of Rochester (1978, 1979-1980).