3rd International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare

November 21–23, 2012 | Paris, France

Mobihealth 2012 Provisional Program


Wednesday, November 21, 2012

8.30 - 9.00 Registration

9.00 - 9.15 Opening Statements (Conference Chairs)

9.15 - 10.00 Keynote 1

  • Anne Monnier (Ministry of Health, France): "The 'Personalised Health Record' project in France"

10.00 - 10.30 Coffee break

10.30 - 11.45 Track 1: Wearable, outdoor and home-based applications

  • CareBox: A Complete TV-based Solution for Remote Patient Monitoring and Care
  • Biomedical Monitoring of Non-Hospitalized Subjects using Disruption-Tolerant Wireless Sensors
  • ANT+ Medical Health Kit for Older Adults
  • Smart Media Services Through TV Sets for Elderly and Dependent Persons
  • Disruption Tolerant Wireless Sensor Networking solutions for biomedical outdoor monitoring

11.45 - 13.00 Track 2: Remote diagnosis and patient management

  • User Centered Design of an Interactive Mobile Assistance and Supervision System for Rehabilitation purposes
  • One IMU is Sufficient:A Study Evaluating Effects of Dual-Tasks on Gait in Elderly People
  • On the Use of Nomadic Relaying for Emergency Telemedicine Services in Indoor Environments : full paper
  • A Mobile Healthcare System for Sub-Saharan Africa

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break

14.00 - 15.15 Track 3: Data processing

Chair: Koichi Shimizu

  • Towards a mobile implementation of Waaves for Certified Medical Image Compression in E-health Applications
  • DAPHNE: A Disruption-Tolerant Application Proxy for e-Health Network Environments
  • A Novel Method for Feature Extraction in Vocal Fold Pathology Diagnosis
  • Using Support Vector Regression for assessing Human Energy Expenditure using a Triaxial Accelerometer and a barometer
  • Monitoring respiratory sounds: Compressed sensing reconstruction via OMP on Android smartphone

15.15 - 15.45 Coffee break

15.45 - 17.30 Tutorial

18.00 Opening ceremony. Wine-&-Cheese at the ISEP; guided visit of the Edouard Branly Museum


Thursday, November 22, 2012

8.30 - 9.15 Registration

9.15 - 10.00 Keynote 2

  • Alain Ripart (Sorin Group): "Electronics systems for implantable devices"

10.00 - 10.30 Coffee break

10.30 - 11.45 Invited session "Implants"

Chair: Asimina Kiourti

  • Prof. Patrick Garda (Univ. Paris VI, France): Endocom and Cyclope – two smart biomedical sensors for cardio-vascular surgery and gastro-enterology
  • Steve Tanner (EPFL, Switzerland): An analog front-end and ADC integrated circuit for implantable force and Orientation measurements in joint prosthesis
  • Dr. Stevan Marinkovic (ABB, Switzerland): Improving Power Efficiency in WBAN Communication Using Wake Up Methods

11.45 - 13.00 Track 4: Sensor devices and systems

Chair: Patrick Garda

  • Performance of Miniature Implantable Antennas for Medical Telemetry at 402, 433, 868 and 915 MHz
  • Design of a portable ECG monitoring and alarm system on MSP430
  • A Personalized Model for Galvanic Coupling in Intrabody Communication Systems
  • Switching from Traditional Medical Applications to Mobile Devices: Cardiac and Cochlear Implants

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break

14.00 - 15.15 Track 5: Biomedical monitoring in relation to society and the environment

  • Modelling user acceptance of wireless medical technologies
  • Mobile Resource Tracking Utility: A platform independent application for managing medical resources
  • MobileHealthNet: A Middleware for Mobile Social Networks in m-Health
  • Persuasive Design in Mobile Applications for Mental Well-Being: Multidisciplinary Expert Review
  • The Enemy Within: The Emerging Threats to Healthcare from Malicious Mobile Devices
  • Securing Legacy Mobile Medical Devices

15.15 - 15.45 Coffee break

15.45 - 17.30 Panel

19.00 Conference dinner. 'Les Ambassades de Montmartre' restaurant


Friday, November 23, 2012

8.30 - 9.15 Registration

9.15 - 10.00 Keynote 3

  • Jean Schwoerer (Orange - France Telecom): "Standardisation issues for Body-Area Networks".

10.00 - 10.30 Coffee break

10.30 - 11.45 Track 6: Body Area Networks

Chair: Balwant Godara

  • Fundamental Study for Optical BAN
  • Spectrum sensing improvement in cognitive radio networks for real-time patients monitoring
  • Theoretical Analysis and Modeling of Link Adaptation Schemes in Body Area Networks
  • A Review of Power Efficient Routing-Protocols in Homogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks (PERHWSN)

11.45 - 13.00 Track 7: Telemedicine systems for disease-specific applications

Chair: Emmanouil Spanakis

  • Remote Programming of Biomedical Smart Sensors
  • Mobile Multi-parametric Sensor System for Diagnosis of Epilepsy and Brain Related Disorders
  • WithCare+ System: A Holistic, Care-Driven Approach to Telemedicine for Type-1 Diabetes in Children and young adults
  • Sensor-based mobile functional movement screening
  • Depth Limited Treatment Planning and Scheduling for Electronic Triage System in MCI

10.30 - 13.00 Parallel Session - Workshop 1

  • Advances in Wireless Physical Layer Communications for Emerging Healthcare Applications IWAWPLC 2012

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break

14.00 - 15.30 Track 8: Data collection and Management

  • An Integrated Broker Platform for open eHealth domain.
  • Group Profile Creation in Ubiquitous Healthcare Environment Applying the Analytic Hierarchy Process
  • Data processing from mHealth patient data acquisition related to extracting structured data from EHR
  • A decentralized SNMP-based approach for behavior introspection and awareness in Ubiquitous Computing
  • A Fuzzy Decision Support Language for building Mobile DSSs for Healthcare Applications
  • Performance Evaluation Of EC-ElGamal Encryption Algorithm For Wireless Sensor Networks

15.45 - 16.30

  • Invited talk: "Computerization of the Medical Consult for Children under Five Years of Age in Rural Areas of Burkina Faso", Guillaume Deflaux (Resource Person on Information Systems, Terre des hommes Foundation)

14.00 - 16.30 Parallel Session - Workshop 2

  • Advances in Personalized Healthcare Services, Wearable Mobile Monitoring, and Social Media Pervasive Technologies APHS 2012

16.45 - 17.00 Closing remarks