Author Infos

Paper Submission


Paper Submission Deadline: 31.01.2020 (Paper Submission will be opened soon)
Authors can declare their preferred presentation format (oral presentation or poster). Please be aware that the editors might change the presentation format, depending on the reviewers' evaluation.

Topics of interest

  • Active and assisted living/Assistive technologies
  • Big data infrastructures
  • Biomedical and sensor informatics
  • Data analytics and visualization
  • Data protection and privacy
  • Decision support systems
  • Digital health information systems
  • Electronic health/medical/patient records
  • Ethical, legal and economical aspects
  • Evaluation and usability of dHealth applications
  • Integrated and personalised healthcare
  • Interoperability (syntactic, semantic, pragmatic)
  • Knowledge-based systems
  • Pathways and guidelines
  • Predictive analytics & artificial intelligence
  • Quality and certification of health IT
  • Research IT infrastructure
  • Safety & security
  • Telemedicine & mHealth

Publication

All accepted papers (both full and short papers) will be published “open access” by IOS Press in the Studies in Health Technologies and Informatics series until May 19, 2020. Full papers will be indexed in PubMed and Web of Science, among others.

 

Language

Papers must be written in English. Presentations of accepted papers will be held in English. (See exceptions for submissions to the Student Contest.)

 

Paper length

Paper length is restricted to eight pages for full papers and to two pages for short papers. Additional pages will be charged with € 100,- per extra-page.
 

Paper format

All papers - independent of the preferred presentation format - need to be formatted according to the dHealth 2020 Paper Template and according to the IOSPress Authors Instructions.

  • File format for initial submissions: PDF
  • File format for final submissions: DOCX or DOC

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icon_pdf32x32 IOSPress Author Instructions
 

Author presence

At least one (co-) author of each paper needs to be registered for the conference for uploading the revised version of the paper. Each (co-) author can present up to two papers.
Given an author registers for the conference until 22.03.2020 and her/his paper is not finally accepted later on (Final acceptance notification 07.04.2020), the conference fee will be refunded in case of cancellation.

 

Reviewing

Each paper will be reviewed by at least two independent experts.

 

Key dates

  • 31.01.2020 – Paper Submission Deadline (Paper Submission will be opened soon)
  • 05.03.2020 – Preliminary acceptance notification
  • 22.03.2020 – Paper revision Deadline
  • 22.03.2020 – Author congress registration Deadline*
  • 07.04.2020 – Final acceptance notification
  • 15.04.2020 – E.T. Award Submission Deadline
  • 19.05.2020 – Publication in IOSPress Stud Health Technol Inform
  • 19.05.2020 – dHealth 2020 Conference Day 1
  • 20.05.2020 – dHealth 2020 Conference Day 2
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    *Given an author registers for the conference until 22.03.2020 and her/his paper is not finally accepted later on (Final acceptance notification 07.04.2020), the conference fee will be refunded in case of cancellation.

Presentation

Presentation as poster, oral presentation or student award finalist (for PhD or Master submissions) at the dHealth 2020 including discussion.
(The presentation instructions will be provided soon.)

Paper Archive

All papers of previous dHealth conferences can be found here.