Secure your tickets for next years' awards

The HISA Awards Gala Dinner will be taking place in conjunction with HIC 2020, in Brisbane on Tuesday 28 July.

HISA bestows health awards and scholarships upon deserving members of the Australian health informatics community.

Winners for most of these accolades are announced at the annual HISA Awards Gala Dinner at HIC.

2019 WINNERS

The following awards were announced at the annual Gala Dinner during HIC 2019 in Melbourne.

Congratulations to all our 2019 HISA Awards nominees:

Branko Cesnik Award

Branko Cesnik Award Finalists

Dr Patrick Pang

Dr Patrick Pang

University of Melbourne

The Twitter adventure of #MyHealthRecord: An analysis of different user groups during the opt-out period

Marianne St Clair

Marianne St Clair

Northern Institute

Barriers to telehealth uptake in rural, regional, remote Australia: What can be done to expand telehealth access in remote areas?

Dr Dominique Gorse

Dr Dominique Gorse

QFAB Bioinformatics

SRA down under: Cache and analysis platform for infectious disease

A/Prof Kerryn Butler-Henderson

A/Prof Kerryn Butler-Henderson

University of Tasmania

Exploring the health informatics occupational group in the 2018 Australian health information workforce census

Dr David Ireland

Dr David Ireland

Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO

Pain ROADMAP: A Mobile platform to support activity pacing for chronic pain

Branko Cesnik Award

Branko Cesnik Award Student Finalists

Dr Jaime A. Garcia

Dr Jaime A. Garcia

University of Technology Sydney

Assessment of manual dexterity in VR: Towards a fully-automated version of the box and blocks test

Sami Alkhatib

Sami Alkhatib

University of Melbourne

Privacy in Aged Care Monitoring Devices (ACMD): The developers’ perspective

Timothy Kariotis

Timothy Kariotis

University of Melbourne

Mind the gap: Information sharing between health, mental health and social care services

Atlarelang Basetsana Kesiilwe

Atlarelang Basetsana Kesiilwe

University of Melbourne

The impact of information systems use on work tasks and work practices in an emergency department

Dr Daniel Peyton

Dr Daniel Peyton

Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Do digital health interventions improve mental health literacy or help-seeking among parents of children aged 2-12 years? A scoping review

Branko Cesnik Award

Don Walker Award Finalists – Clinical

Matiu Bush

Matiu Bush

Health Transformation Lab, RMIT University

Conversation as therapy (CaTPin): The world’s first wearable to detect loneliness

Prof Mike South

Prof Mike South

The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne

Clinical benefits of a “Big-Bang” EMR implementation

Rebecca Gallagher

Rebecca Gallagher

Karitane

Using technology to improve access to early parenting services. A case study: Child and family health nurse virtual home visits

Dr Daryl Cheng

Dr Daryl Cheng

The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne

An integrated electronic medical taskboard (EMT): A paediatric institution’s experience

Dr Kylie Henderson

Dr Kylie Henderson

The Better Health Generation

Examining the effectiveness of work-focused Cognitive-Behaviour Therapy (W-CBT) delivered via a telehealth platform and adjunct mobile mental health application

Branko Cesnik Award

Don Walker Award Finalists – Industry

Helen Dowling

Helen Dowling

Australian Commission on Safety & Quality in Health Care

Automated screening of look-alike, sound-alike medicine names for safety

Alexandra Ehrlich (USA)

Alexandra Ehrlich (USA)

Oracle Health Sciences

Data management, CX solutions and artificial intelligence supporting patient experience and the White House AI challenge on clinical trial matching

Adam Clark

Adam Clark

EY

Electronic medical record interoperability and data democratisation: A strategic approach to addressing changing demands and improving consumer experience

Steve Reinecke

Steve Reinecke

Proximity Systems

Evaluating the use of UVC light devices in a clinical setting to reduce pathogens on computer workstations

Prof Malcolm Pradhan

Prof Malcolm Pradhan

Alcidion Corporation

Real-time detection and prevention of hospital acquired complications (HACs)

Enterprise Achievement Award

Enterprise Achievement Award Finalists

Loddon Mallee Rural Health Alliance

Loddon Mallee Rural Health Alliance

Presented by Jackie Plunkett

GeriConnect

Fred IT Group

Fred IT Group

Presented by David Freemantle

SafeScript Implementation Victoria

Sydney Adventist Hospital

Sydney Adventist Hospital

Presented by Dr Bronwyn Gaut

SanCare mobile app: A full EMR in your pocket

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Presented by Dr Rob Hosking

My Health Record in general practice education program – RACGP

Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO

Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO

Presented by Dr Sankalp Khanna

Developing a predictive risk model for health care homes

Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance

Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance

Presented by Kate Birch

Lessons learnt in delivering digital tools to enable clinical genomics

The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne

The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne

Presented by Prof Mike South

Clinical benefits of a “Big-Bang” EMR implementation

HISA Awards in the News

HIC 2016: HISA hands out distinguished awards

Kate McDonald – Pulse+IT
27 July 2016

HISA Award Winners and HISA Board Announced

Kate McDonald – Pulse+IT
5 August 2015

HIC 2013 Awards

Australian Ageing Agenda
21 July 2013

HISA Board and Award Winners Announced

Kate McDonald – Pulse+IT
18 July 2013