European Workshop on Practical Aspects of Health Informatics (PAHI 2013)

ICT in healthcare: Implications for practice


March 11-12, 2013

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK


Participant list

The list of participants can be found here. Let us know if you notice that someone is missing!

Registration deadline

The registration deadline has passed.

Registration fee

£ 45 for full participation (includes lunch, registration, participation receipt and publication of contribution)


The program is available here!

Workshop times:


PAHI will be held at the University of Edinburgh Informatics forum, ground floor room G.07. The Informatics Forum can be found on Google Maps here:


There are numerous hotels and B&Bs close to the conference venue, as can be seen from the following map:

Vis større kart

The workshop has made no special arrangements for accomodation, so this must be handled individually by the participants. The closest hotels are "Hotel du Vin" and "Kenneth Mackenzie" (map); the latter is run by the University of Edinburgh (for some reason not shown on the map above), and offers 3-star accomodation.


The workshop will bring together researchers, practitioners and administrators from different disciplines concerned with issues of health informatics in the fields of technology, healthcare and the human and social sciences.

The Workshop topics include (but are not limited to) the following:


Papers should be submitted to EasyChair at the following address:

Accepted papers will be published by CEUR Workshop Proceedings (ISSN 1613-0073).

Full papers should be minimum 5 pages, and formatted according to the LNCS template found here: (word) or here: (LaTeX)

Short papers (2 page extended abstract) may be submitted using the same template, but will not be subject to full peer review, and will not be eligible for CRISTIN publication points.


Paper Submissions: ------------------------------------------- February 1st, 2013
Acceptance Notification: ------------------------------------- February 25th, 2013
Registration Due: ------------------- March 7th, 2013
Camera Ready Papers (post-proceedings): April 8th, 2013


General chairs:
Heidi Gilstad, PhD

Claudia Pagliari, PhD
University of Edinburgh

Program chair:
Line Melby, PhD
University of Oslo

Publication chair:
Martin Gilje Jaatun

If you have any questions about paper submission or the workshop, please contact the workshop organizers at pahi <at> sislab <dot> no.

International Program Committee

Elke Beck, University of Saltzburg, Austria
Kirsti Berntsen, NTNU, Norway
Aurora Constantin, University of Edinburgh, UK
Anita Das, NTNU, Norway
Florian Förster, Research Studios Austria
Heidi Gilstad, NTNU, Norway
Mark Hartswood, University of Edinburgh, UK
Erna Håland, NTNU, Norway
Ellen Jaatun, NTNU/ University of Edinburgh, UK
Bridget Kane, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Lill Kristiansen, NTNU, Norway
Line Melby, UiO, Norway
Marianna Obrist, Newcastle University, UK

All submitted papers will be reviewed by the workshop technical program committee members.

The workshop is organized by the University of Edinburgh and the Norwegian Women's Network in Health Informatics.

Photo of Informatics Forum by Alex Healing CC Licence