Valerie J. H. Powell, RT(R), PhD

Department of Computer & Information Systems

Robert Morris University, 6001 University Blvd., Moon Township, PA 15108

Professional and/or Public Service Positions:

Current:

University Professor Emerita, Computer & Information Systems, Robert Morris University.

Project on Clinical Data Integration (Health Informatics), Computer & Information Systems, Robert Morris University.

Editor: “Project on articulating dental and medical care and data for patients” at http://www.infroref.org/MedDentDataArtic.htm .

RMU Library M[UMPS] Special Collection – Support.

Previous:

Member, Education and Training Working Group, WorldVistA (WorldVistA web site: http://www.worldvista.org/ )

Regarding WorldVistA, see WIRED’s 2007 Rave recognition of the leadership of WorldVistA: K. S. Bhaskar, Maury Pepper, and Joseph dal Molin, at http://www.wired.com/culture/lifestyle/multimedia/2007/04/ss_raves?currentPage=2&slideView=2

Member, Governor’s Chronic Care Management, Reimbursement and Cost Reduction Commission, Governor’s Office for Health Care Reform, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, appointed September 2007 by Governor Edward G. Rendell (3-year term of office through end of 2010). See: http://www.state.pa.us/papower/cwp/view.asp?A=11&Q=467463 and Governor Rendell’s Prescription for Pennsylvania program: http://www.rxforpa.com/ and http://www.gohcr.state.pa.us/prescription-for-pennsylvania/Rx-FirstExecutiveOrders-Release.pdf  Commission committee membership: Community Practice Redesign Committee

Executive Editor, AEIRS Spectrum (formerly AERS Quarterly) (AEIRS web site: http://www.aeirs.org/ ), 2005-2008, Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, Inc.

Member, Work Group #3, “Concept Inventories in Computer Science for the Topic Discrete Mathematics,” Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE) 2006, Bologna, Italy, June 2006.

Member, Imaging Curriculum Task Force, AEIRS (Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiological Sciences), 2004-2006

Previous Editorships:

Executive Editor, Spectrum ((previously AERS Quarterly) Association for Education in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences (AEIRS), 2005-2008. (Field: Diagnostic Imaging)

Co-editor (with co-editor Rodger SH, Duke University) for special issue of ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing(JERIC) on “software support for teaching discrete mathematics” (2004). (Field: Computer Science)

Executive Editor, M Computing, 1997-1998. (Field: Medical Computing)

Co-editor (with Kilov H, Northeastern University) Object-Oriented Behavioral Specifications  (Kluwer Academic Publishers,1996). (Field: Computer Science)

Professional Memberships:

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and ACM SIGCSE (Special Interest Group in Computer Science Education)

Association for Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences (AEIRS)

Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS)

International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS)

Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM)

Founding Member of American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH), 2010

Other Activities and Projects:

PI, RMU Virtual Laboratory Network (VLabNet) Project, 2003-present; see http://www.infroref.org/VLabNetIntro.htm

Designer and Contributor, RMU VistA Virtual Patient Project Project, 2007-present;

Director, Clinical Data Integration Project, RMU, 2007-present. Book proposal 2010: “Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data: Progress in Dental Informatics.”

Contributor, Better Schooling Multinomial Project; see http://www.infroref.org/PSITS-home.htm

Contributor, Project on articulating dental and medical care and data for patients, in cooperation with the Center for Dental Informatics, University of Pittsburgh. See: http://www.infroref.org/MedDentDataArtic.htm

Host, 13th WorldVistA Community Meeting, June-July 2006, RMU Campus. See http://worldvista.org/Conferences/13th-world-vista-community-meeting/

Host, 1st WorldVistA Education Conference and Seminar, March 2007, RMU Campus. See http://worldvista.org/Conferences/1st-worldvista-learning-conference-and-seminar

Conference General Chair, ISECON 2007 (November 2007 at the Sheraton Station Square in Pittsburgh: http://isecon.org/) and Member (non-voting), AITP-EDSIG Board (2007)

Co-Host (with David Whitten, VAMC, Houston TX), 2nd WorldVistA Education Seminar, RMU Campus, May 27-30, 2008. See http://worldvista.org/Conferences/2nd-worldvista-education-seminar-agenda

Co-Host (with David Whitten, VAMC, Houston TX, and Don Caputo, RMU), 4th WorldVistA Education Seminar, RMU Campus, October 5-8, 2009. See http://worldvista.org/VistA_Training_Education/4th-worldvista-education-seminar

Co-Host (with David Whitten, VAMC, Houston TX), WorldVistA Technical Conference, Feb. 28-March 3, 2009, RMU Campus.

Co-Host (with David Whitten, VAMC, Houston TX), 6th WorldVistA Educational Seminar, Oct. 3-7, 2010, RMU Campus.

Research/Scholarship:

In progress:

Powell VJH, Acharya A, Thyvalikakath T, Posteraro RH, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data, 2e

Accepted, in progress:

Publications:

Powell VJH, Sirinterlikci A, Zomp C, Johnson RS, Miller P, Powell JC, “Dealing with Unseen Obstacles to Education in the Digital Age.” Proceedings of CELDA 2013, Fort Worth, Texas, USA, October 24, 2013.

Powell VJH and Acharya A (2012). “Disease Prevention: Data Integration.” Science 338 (7 December 2012): 1285-1286. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/337/6101/1501.figures-only

Cited in:

·         Li Z, Su Q, Zhu Y (2014). Smart health information platform for chain of care: Conceptional framework, functional design and pivotal technologies. Service Systems and Service Management (ICSSSM), 2014 11th International Conference on. Pp. 1-5. doi:10.1109/ICSSSM.2014.6943411

·         Wallace RB, Salive ME (2013). Preventing chronic disease, ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3. (Springer-UK, February 2012). See: http://www.springer.com/public+health/book/978-1-4471-2184-8 Includes:

·         Powell VJH, Din FM, Chapter 1, Rationale and Need to Articulate Medical and Dental Care, in: Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012.

·         Torres-Urquidy MH, Powell VJH, Section 2.1.1, “The Role of Standards in Records Integration,” in: Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012.

·         Geist, SMRY, Powell VJH, Section 2.3, “Physicians’ Dental Needs and Oral Health Care Providers’ Needs: The Clinical Rationale,” in Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012.

·         Powell VJH. Section 3.1, “Performance and Quality Measures,” in Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012

·         Powell VJH, Boulter S, Cassamassimo P, Mouradian W, Section 4.2.1, “Integration of Pediatric Medical and Pediatric Dental Care,” in: Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012.

·         Din FM, Powell VJH, Chapter 7, “Conclusion and Recommendations,” in: Powell VJH, Din FM, Acharya A, Torres-Urquidy MH, editors, Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data. Health Informatics Series, Vol. 3, 2012.

Volume cited in:

·         Schleyer TK, Thyvalikakath TP, Spallek H, Dziabiak MP, Johnson LA (2012). From Information Technology to Informatics: The Information Revolution in Dental Education. JDE 76 (1): 142-153. Available at: http://www.jdentaled.org/content/76/1/142.short

·         Hersh W (2014) Context and Value of Biomedical and Health Informatics. In: Magnuson JA, Fu JPC (eds) Public Health Informatics and Information Systems. Health Informatics. Springer London, pp 37-46. doi:10.1007/978-1-4471-4237-9_3

Powell VJ, Holdan EG, Mishra S, Wu PY, Maxwell MM, Acharya S, Wood DF, eds., Discrete Mathematics Applications for Information Systems Professionals, 4th edition. (Moon Township, PA: Dept. of C&IS, RMU, 2011).

Torres-Urquidy MH, Din FM, Powell VJH, “Qualitative Issues Influencing the Electronic Integration of Medical and Dental Data,” 13th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (Medinfo 2010), September 13, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa. See: http://www.medinfo2010.org/docs/detailed_programme.pdf

Groen PJ and Powell VJH, “Electronic Dental Records (EDR): 'Open Source' and Commercial-Off-The Shelf (COTS) Solutions,” Virtual Medical Worlds Monthly, August 23, 2010, online at: http://www.hoise.com/vmw/10/articles/vmw/LV-VM-08-10-5.html

Review of Reengineering Health Care: A Manifesto for Radically Rethinking Health Care Delivery, August 11, 2010; See: http://www.amazon.com/review/R3IJIC48GT6MYX

Powell VJH, Din F, Torres-Urquidy MH, Farman AG, Acharya A, Geist SMRY, Geist JR., “Internet Use For Health: Socially Convenient Communication Technologies Support Integrated Medical and Dental Care,” IADIS 2010 eHealth, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, July 30, 2010. See: http://www.marshfieldclinic.org/proxy/MCRF-Centers-BIRC-IADIS_e-Health_2010_Internet_Use_for_Health.1.pdf and http://www.ehealth-conf.org/Preliminary_Program_EH_2010.pdf 

Powell VJH and Din FM, “The Medical-Dental Home: Achieving Comprehensive Care for Chronic Illness through Integrating Medical-Dental Care and Data,” Medical Home News 1, 3 (May, 2009): 1, 5-7. See: http://www.readbag.com/connected-health-media-224380-mhnnews0509

Din FM and Powell VJH, “Integration of Medical and Dental Records to Improve Healthcare Outcomes, Costs, and Overall Public Health,” Report to Obama-Biden Transition Team. December 2008. [Originally placed online by HIMSS at:

http://s3.amazonaws.com/rdcms-himss/files/production/public/HIMSSorg/policy/d/hc_comm_discussion/MoonTownship_record_report_Obama_Admin.pdf

Cited in:

·         Theis MK, Reid RJ, Chaudhari M, Newton KM, Spangler L, Grossman DC, Inge RE (2010). Case study of linking dental and medical healthcare records. The American Journal Of Managed Care  16 (2):e51-e56. Available at:http://www.mendeley.com/research/case-study-of-linking-dental-and-medical-healthcare-records/

·         Boland MR, Hripcsk GM, Albers DJ, Wei Y, Wilcox AB, Wei J, Li J, Lin S, Breenes M, Myers R, Zimmerman J, Papapanou PN, Weng C (2013). “Discovering Medical Conditions Associated with Periodontitis Using Linked Electronic Health Records,” Journal of Clinical Periodontology (February 5, 2013).

Powell VJH and Din FM, “Call for an Integrated (Medical/Dental) Health Care Model that Optimally Supports Chronic Care, Pediatric Care, and Prenatal Care as a Basis for 21st Century EHR Standards and Products: EHR Position Paper,” Submitted to Obama-Biden Transition Team, December 2008. http://s3.amazonaws.com/rdcms-himss/files/production/public/HIMSSorg/policy/d/hc_comm_discussion/MoonTownshipPennPositionPaper.pdf

Cited in:

·         HRSA, “How can oral health records be integrated with medical EHRs?” http://www.hrsa.gov/healthit/toolbox/oralhealthittoolbox/healthitandoralhealth/ehrs.html [Mentioned without citation.]

Rudman W, Hart-Hester S, Jones W, Caputo N, Madison M (2010). Integrating Medical and Dental Records: A New Frontier in Health Information Management. J AHIMA 81, 36-39. Available at: http://library.ahima.org/xpedio/groups/public/documents/ahima/bok1_048094.hcsp?dDocName=bok1_048094

Powell VJH, Johnson RS, Davis CT, Turchek JC, Powell JC, “Designing Hands-on Network Instruction Using Virtualization,” Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, Proceedings of CELDA 2008, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, October 2008, eds: Kinshuk DG, Sampson J, Spector M, Isaías P, and Ifenthaler D, pp. 103-112.

Powell, Valerie J H, "Defining Personalized Medicine – Comment" November 30, 2008. See: http://leavittpartners.com/2007/09/defining-personalized-medicine/

Powell, Valerie J H, “NQF measures are lacking dental-care provision: In response to Jean DerGurahian's ‘Forum backs nine standards for information technology,’” Modern Healthcare, September 4, 2008.

Powell, Valerie J H, “Integration of Medical and Dental Records for Chronic Care,” 17th VistA Community Meeting, Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV, June 27, 2008.

Powell, Valerie J H, Editorial input: “Health, oral records need to connect,” Modern Healthcare, April 11, 2008.

Powell, VJH, Turchek JC, Wu PY, Franzi LC, Johnson RS, Parker IW, and Davis CT. “VLabNet: A Virtual Laboratory Environment for Teaching Networking and Data Communications.” In The Proceedings of ISECON 2007, v 24 (Pittsburgh): §2335. ISSN: 1542-7382.

Powell, Johnson, Turchek, Davis, Wu, Parker, VLabNet: The Integrated Design of Hands-on Learning in Information Security and Networks.” Proceedings of the 2007 Information Security Currículum Development Conference, Kennesaw State University (September 2007.) See: http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1409918

Harvey, Johnson, and Turchek (2007). “Virtual Laboratory Intrusion Detection Experience for Information Systems Professionals,” Information Systems Education Journal, 5 (5). http://isedj.org/5/5/. ISSN: 1545-679X. (Online at http://isedj.org/5/5/; also appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2006: §3722. ISSN: 1542-7382.)

Harvey, Wu. Turchek, and Longenecker (2007), “Coordinated Topic Presentations for Information Systems Core Curriculum and Discrete Mathematics Courses,” Information Systems Education Journal, 5 (8). http://isedj.org/5/8/. ISSN: 1545-679X ISSN: n. (Online at http://isedj.org/5/8/; also appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2005: §3563. ISSN: 1542-7382)

Almstrum VL, Henderson PB, Harvey V, Heeren C, Marion W, Riedesel C, Soh L-K, Tew AE, “Concept Inventories in Computer Science for the Topic Discrete Mathematics,ACM SIGCSE Bulletin Inroads 38, 4 (December 2006): 132-145. See: http://www.valpo.edu/mcs/pdf/Marion2006.pdf  

Wu PY, Baugh J, and Harvey VJ, “Self-paced Learning and On-line Teaching of Entity-Relationship Modeling,” Proceedings, ISECON 2006, Dallas, Texas. Online at http://isedj.org/isecon/2006/2143/index.html

Harvey VJ, Wu PY, and Turchek JC, “Workshop Report: Practical Examples for Teaching Discrete Mathematics in an Information Systems Curriculum,” AMCIS 2005, available online as part of SIGCSE 2006 Discrete Math Workshop materials at http://blue.butler.edu/~phenders/sigcse2006/activitiesworkshop/amcisa2c-1.doc

Wood DF, Harvey VJ, Kohun FG, “Life-long Learning: Making Discrete Math Relevant for Information Systems Professionals,” IACIS 2005, available online at http://www.iacis.org/iis/2005_IIS/PDFs/Wood_Harvey_Kohun.pdf

Harvey VJ, Baugh JM, Johnston BA, Ruzich CM, Grant AJ, "The Challenge of Negation in Searches and Queries," The Review of Business Information Systems 7, 4 (Fall 2003): 63-75.

Harvey VJ, Holdan EG, Maxwell MM, Acharya S, Wood DF, Discrete Mathematics Applications for Information Systems Professionals, 2nd edition (Pearson Custom Publishing, 2006). Supplement to Johnsonbaugh, Richard, Discrete Mathematics, 6th ed. (Prentice Hall, 2005).

Harvey VJ, Holdan EG, Maxwell MM, Harris B, Wood DF, Discrete Mathematics Applications for Information Systems Professionals, (Pearson Custom Publishing, 2003). Supplement to Richard Johnsonbaugh, Discrete Mathematics, 5th ed. (Prentice Hall, 2001).

Harvey VJ, Baugh JM, Johnston BA, Ruzich CM, Grant AJ, "The Challenge of Negation in Searches and Queries," 2003 International Applied Business Research Conference, Acapulco, Guerrero, México, March, 2003. Published in IABR conference proceedings. Award: best paper in session.

Harvey VJ, “Information Modeling,” 2003 International Applied Business Research Conference, Acapulco, Guerrero, México, March, 2003. Published in IABR conference proceedings.

Harvey VJ, Revision and update of “Fluoroscopy Procedures Guide,” Department of Radiology, Presbyterian University Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2002-2003).

Harvey VJ and Kelly T., Instructor's Manual for Fitzgerald and Dennis, Business Data Communications, 7th ed., Wiley, 2001

Harvey VJ, Marshall R, Hughes M, “Clinical Data Extraction for Patient Care, Management, and Research: Dealing with Database Navigation”, 2001 Proceedings, Northeast Decision Sciences Institute (2001).

Harvey VJ and Cuda L, “Multiuser and Multidevice M Training Techniques,” M Computing (October 1997)

Harvey VJ and Finn S, “Information Refraction in the Public Sphere,” Proceedings, Fifth Workshop on Specification of Behavioral Semantics, OOPSLA 1996 (Robert Morris University, 1996).

Government Input/Testimony:

Powell VJH, Din F, Acharya A, AHRQ Input, “Patient Safety and Quality of Care Compromised Due to Separation of Medical and Dental Records,” January 22, 2011.

Powell VJH, Din F, Acharya A, “PCAST HIT Input, January 17, 2011.”

Powell VJH, NIH Precision Medicine Initiative RFI response on Biospecimen Collection, January 15, 2016.

Reviewer:

Applied Clinical Informatics, 2015.

Presentations, Lectures, Poster Sessions, and Projects:

Powell VJH, Schwei K, Kohn G, "Dental Patient Record Priorities," Webinar, American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Dental Informatics Work Group, August 31, 2015.

Powell VJH, Acharya A, Posteraro RH, Thyvalikakath TP, "Meaningful Use and EHR Scope," Poster Session, American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), Washington, DC, November 17, 2014.

Powell VJH, "Integrating Medical and Dental Patient Records and Care Delivery," Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM), Boston, MA, July 22, 2014.

Powell VJH, "Holosomatic Health Care," Department of Public Health (DPH), Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, MA, July 22, 2014

Powell VJH, "Holosomatic Health Care," Primary Care Trust Meeting, Department of Health (DoH), State of Rhode Island, Providence, RI, June 30, 2014.

Powell VJH et al., “Oral Health in a Holosomatic Health Care Model,” Disruptive Health Technology Institute (DHTI), CMU, November 18, 2013.

Powell VJH, Lecture: “VLabNet – Virtual Machine Learning Environments at RMU for Networks and Routing,” Three Rivers Optical Exchange (3ROX) Meeting, Neville Island, PA, May 10, 2012.

Powell VJH, Invited Lecture, HealthPartners Research Foundation, Bloomington, MN, August 11, 2011.

Powell VJH, Invited Lecture, School of Dentistry, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI, August 4, 2011.

Powell VJH, Invited Lecture, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, August 3, 2011.

Powell VJH, Research Seminar: “Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Patient Data,” Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, January 7, 2011.

Powell VJH, MUMPS Instruction, 6th WorldVistA Education Seminar, RMU, Moon Township, PA, October 3, 2010.

Powell VJH, “Integration von medizinischer und zahnmedizinischer Pflege und Patientenakten,” Universitätsklinik für Zahn-, Mund-, und Kieferheilkunde (ZMK), Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, August 2, 2010.

Powell VJH, chair, IADIS eHealth session on “Healthcare Data Architecture Standards / Patient Electronic Heath Records,” Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, July 31, 2010

Powell VJH, “Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Data,” Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, July 14, 2010.

Powell VJH and Powell JC, “A Mastery-based Approach to Assess Students’ Knowledge and Skills Acquisition Using Response Spectrum Evaluation (RSE)”, July 9, 2010, 75th Meeting of the Psychometric Society, University of Georgia, Athens, GA. See: http://projects.coe.uga.edu/imps/IMPSprogram.pdf

Powell VJH, “Integration of Medical and Dental Care and Data,” June 30, 2010, Medical Informatics Program, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM), Lewisburg, WV

Powell VJH, “Development of Instructional Materials for VistA,” 21st WorldVistA VistA Community Meeting (VCM), GMU, Fairfax, VA, June 11, 2010. See http://worldvista.org/Conferences/21st-vista-community-meeting

Powell, VJH, “Demonstration Research Program for Integration of Medical and Dental Records,” 21st WorldVistA VistA Community Meeting (VCM), GMU, Fairfax, VA, June 11, 2010.

Powell, VJH, “Integration of Medical and Dental Records in Open Source VistA,” 21st WorldVistA VistA Community Meeting (VCM), GMU, Fairfax, VA, June 11, 2010.

Powell VJH, “Integration of Systemic and Oral Health Care in U.S. Health Care Organization and in Electronic Patient Records,” Biomedical Informatics Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation (MCRF-BIRC), Marshfield, WI, June 8, 2010. See: http://www.marshfieldclinic.org/birc/pages/default.aspx?page=mcrf_birc_series_events

Powell VJH, Din FM, Kowolik M, Farman AG, Torres-Urquidy MH, Acharya A, Glaizel J, Karron DB, Geist SMRY, Geist JR, Bires AM, Foreman S, “Medical-Dental Clinical Data Integration for PACS,” SIIM 2010, Minneapolis, MN, June 3-5, 2010. See: http://www.siim2010.org/SIIM2010_scientific_poster_demonstration.html

Powell VJH and Din, FM, Online Presenters, “Integrating Medical-Dental Care and Data,” The Medical Home Web Summit, Thursday, October 29, 2009.

Powell VJH, with contributions from Din FM and Waxman EL, “Clinical Data Integration,” WorldVistA 4th Education Seminar, RMU, Moon Township, PA, October 5, 2009.

Powell VJH, “Clinical Data Integration,” at School of Technology, Oxford-Brookes University, Wheatley Campus, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK, July 29, 2009.

Powell VJH and Din FM, “Clinical Data Integration – Achieving Comprehensive Care for Chronic Illness through Integrating Medical-Dental Care and Data,” National Library of Medicine (NIH), June 19, 2009, Bethesda,MD, see: http://worldvista.org/Conferences/19th-vista-community-meeting

Powell VJH and Din FM, “The Impact of Integrated Medical-Dental Records on Health Outcomes,” June 5, 2009, Colloquium, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN.

Powell, Valerie J H, “Integration of Medical and Dental Records for Chronic Care,” 17th VistA Community Meeting, Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV, June 27, 2008. See http://worldvista.org/Conferences/17th-vista-community-meeting

Powell VJH, Johnson RS, Davis CT, Turchek JC, Powell JC, “Designing Hands-on Network Instruction Using Virtualization,” IADIS-CELDA 2008, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, October, 14, 2008

Powell VJH, Din FM, “Call for an Accurate, Coherent Health Care Model on Which to Base EHR Standards and Products: EHR Position Paper,” Conference on the Electronic Health Record: Best Practices and New Horizons, Wake Forest University Translational Science Institute October 1-3, 2008, Winston-Salem, NC; and presented for the Institute for Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics (IMBI), Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, October 13, 2008; http://s3.amazonaws.com/rdcms-himss/files/production/public/HIMSSorg/policy/d/hc_comm_discussion/MoonTownshipPennPositionPaper.pdf

Powell VJH, Diehl M, “Call for an Accurate, Coherent Health Care Model on Which to Base EHR Standards and Products: EHR Position Paper,” Conference on the Electronic Health Record: Best Practices and New Horizons, Wake Forest University Translational Science Institute October 1-3, 2008, Winston-Salem, NC.

Powell VJH, "VistA Technology Publications," Second WorldVistA Education Seminar, RMU, May 2008, Moon Township, PA.

Powell VJH, "VA FileMan Data Extraction," Second WorldVistA Education Seminar, RMU, May 2008, Moon Township, PA.

Powell VJH, Johnson R, Turchek J, Davis C, Wu PY, Parker I, VLabNet: The Integrated Design of Hands-on Learning in Information Security and Networks.” 2007 Information Security Currículum Development Conference, Kennesaw State University (September 2007.)

Powell VJH, Medical informatics and WorldVistA: Database Recommendations on IMSS-VistA Utilization, México, DF, México, July 2007; Instituto Mexicano de Seguro Social (IMSS).

Powell VJH, Medical informatics: Discussions with Dr. Haywood Hall, founder of PACEMD/MedSpanish, on the Electronic Health Record (EHR) as distinct from the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and in Emergency Medicine, PACEMD/Med-Spanish, July 2007, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México. See http://www.pacemd.org/id51.html for history of PACEMD.

Harvey VJ, “Using VLabNet to teach Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) and Tunneling,” Information Security Seminar, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia, December 2006.

Harvey VJ, Invited lecture on “Digital Radiography,” CCAC Boyce, Radiologic Technology program, December 2006.

Harvey VJ, Johnson R, Turchek JC, “A Model for Virtual Laboratory Intrusion Detection Experience,” (Presentation and Demonstration) Information Security Curriculum Development Conference, September, 2006, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

Harvey VJ, “The Role of Education and Training,” 13th WorldVistA Community Meeting, RMU, June 30, 2006.

Harvey VJ, Wu PY, Turchek J, “Coordinated Topic Presentations in Information Systems Core Curriculum and Discrete Mathematics Courses,” presented at ISECON 2005 in Columbus, OH, and published in ISECON 2005 Proceedings.

Harvey VJ, Wu PY, Turchek J, Longenecker Jr HE“Workshop on Practical Examples for Teaching Discrete Mathematics in an Information Systems Curriculum,” AMCIS 2005, Omaha, NE. (University of South Alabama). Abstract online by AIS at http://amcis2005.isqa.unomaha.edu/Workshops.htm; paper online at http://aisel.isworld.org/proceeding_passwordAMCIS2005.asp?Vpath=AMCIS/2005&PDFpath=Workshop.Harvey.pdf  

Harvey VJ, Rodger SH, eds., ACM Journal on Educational Resources in Computing (JERIC), vol. 5, issue 2, 2005 special issue on software support for the teaching of discrete mathematics.

Harvey VJ, Holdan EG, “Insights from Teaching Discrete Mathematics in Information Systems Programs,” Report for the Discussion Forum, CoLogNet/Formal Methods Europe Symposium on Teaching Formal Methods (TFM’04), November 19, 2004, Ghent, Belgium.

Harvey VJ, Longenecker Jr HE, Daigle R, Wu PY, Panel: “Discrete Mathematics: An Option for ABET Accreditation, But Does it Make Sense as a Support Course For an Information Systems Curriculum?” Online at: http://isedj.org/isecon/2004/2222/ISECON.2004.Longenecker.pdf

Harvey VJ, Wu PY, Turchek JC, “Workshop on Discrete Mathematics for Programs Conforming to ABET Information Systems Accreditation,” ISECON, November 4, 2004, Newport, RI

Harvey VJ, Baugh J, Johnston B, Ruzich R, Grant AJ, "The Challenge of Negation in Health Care Searches and Queries," Poster Session, November 11, 2003, at the 2003 Fall Symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), Washington, DC. Abstract available online at: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=1480075  

Harvey VJ, Baugh J, Johnston B, Ruzich R, “Exclusionary Queries in Health Care,” WorldVista Community Event (hospital information system conference), Greenbelt, Maryland, March 2003.

Harvey VJ, 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)

Harvey VJ, Lecture on Y2K Issues, "Year 2000 - jenseits des PCs", Cottbus, Germany, Brandenburg Technical University (BTU), Cottbus, Germany (April 1999).

Harvey VJ, Panel Presentation on Y2K, "Y2K -- Eine Leere Bedrohung?", Leipzig, Germany, AmCham Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany (April 1999).

Harvey VJ, Panel Presentation on Y2K, "Das Jahr 2000 Problem -- Sind Sie Vorbereitet?", Erfurt, Germany, IHK (Industrie- und Handelskammer) Erfurt, Germany (April 1999).

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

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

Harvey VJ, Visiting Scientist, Dynamic Systems, Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA (sabbatical, Fall Semester 1997). Project: Formal specification of resectorization in the FAA Air Traffic Control System, using the Z model-based specification language and the FUZZ tool. Working Paper: Harvey VJ, Place PRH, “FAA En Route Resectorization – A Formal Specification,” September 16, 1999. 

Harvey VJ and Kilov H, Workshop co-organizers of Fifth Workshop on Behavioral Specifications in Object-Oriented Information Modeling, OOPSLA 1996, San Jose, CA.

 

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