Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications (IJEHMC)


Special Issue On: Health informatics (HI): Recent Advances and Applications

Submission Due Date
8/3/2018

Guest Editors
Akram Gasmelseed, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Ali Alharbi, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Sarah Alameddine, Nova Southeastern University, USA
Funmi Adebesin, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Tarek Allabban, AL-MADINA Higher Institute for Management &Technology, Egypt
Ashraf G.E. Abdalla, Sudan University of Science & Technology, Sudan


Introduction
Health informatics (HI) is a rapidly emerging field defined as the integration of information and communication technology (ICT) into healthcare. It covers a wide variety of subject areas and disciplines, such as signal processing, image processing, telemedicine, electronic medical records, information retrieval, decision support systems and internet and web-based medical communications. Due to the rapid advancement in telecommunication, information science, and technology, the field of Health informatics (HI) has experienced phenomenal growth and increasingly widespread applicability over the last few years.

Objective
The aim of this special issue is to bring together recent advances as well as the most promising applications of Health Informatics (HI).

Recommended Topics
• Internet of Things (IoT) for Healthcare
• Medical Signal Processing: Acquisition, Analysis, and Processing
• Medical Image Processing: Acquisition, Analysis, and Processing
• Telemedicine Mobile Applications
• Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
• Information Retrieval
• Decision Support Systems
• Internet, Networking and Web-based Medical Communications
• Mobile / Wireless Healthcare Devices
• E-Learning Technology
• Data Privacy & Security
• Health Grid and Health Cloud
• Modeling and Simulation
• Emerging Health Informatics Applications
• Multimedia Technology
• Wearable Sensors
• Healthcare Management

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for this special theme issue on Health informatics (HI): Recent Advances and Applications on or before Friday, 03 August 2018. All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
All inquires should be should be directed to the attention of:

Akram Gasmelseed
Guest Editor
International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications (IJEHMC)
E-mail: a.mukhtar@qu.edu.sa; mecmsc@yahoo.com