SHI 2022 - Call for papers

Call for papers

SHI 2022 is an interdisciplinary forum for researchers in health informatics and digital health, and aims to facilitate scientific discussion, share experiences, and promote collaboration and networking.

The target audience is researchers and others interested in health informatics, including stakeholds in development, implementation, evaluation, teaching, and health sector management.

We welcome empirical as well as theoretical and methodological papers from all countries. We encourage Ph.D. students, postdocs and junior researchers to submit their work.

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List of topics

We welcome submissions in topics related to health informatics and health technology, including, but not limited to, the following areas:

Health Information Systems and central components
  • System/solution/information architectures
  • Evaluation of services, processes and solutions
  • EHR/MHR/EPJ/PHR systems
  • Standardization in Health Information Systems and Applications

Human Factors in Health Informatics design
 • Usability evaluation
 • Universal design
 • User-centered design and evaluation
 • Context awareness, ubiquitous, and persuasive technologies

eHealth & mHealth Solutions
 • Public health support solutions
 • Telehealth, Telemedicine and Telecare
 • Pandemic surveillance and decision support
 • E-consultation/virtual consultation
 • E-services, business models, and implementations
 • eHealth and organizational change
 • Games for health/serious games

Citizen-centric Health Informatics
 • Patient generated health data
 • Self-empowerment and management of health and wellbeing
 • Health and fitness assessment and eCoaching
 • Ambient assistent living
 • Non-communicable diseases

Security, Privacy, and Ethics
 • Health data governance and privacy protection
 • Legal and ethical considerations

AI and ML in eHealth applications and services
 • Big health data
 • Data analytics
 • Decision Support solutions
 • Modelling and standardization



Review process

Submissions will be evaluated by an international scientific program committee. SHI 2022 uses single blind peer-reviewing, and therefore submissions should have the names and affiliations of authors listed on the paper.


We welcome full papers (recommended 5 pages, max. 8 pages), extended abstracts (max. 2 pages) and poster abstracts (max. 1 page). Full papers, extended abstracts, and poster abstracts will be published by LiU Electronic Press, nominated as Level 1 publishing channel by the Norwegian Publishing Committee: Contributions must be written in English.

By submitting your paper you agree to publish it in the conference proceeding under a CC-BY-NC-license.

Please note that pressenting authors for accepted contribution must be registered to the conference in order to be included in the conference proceedings. Registration deadlines is August 1st. 

Scientific program committee

Questions to the scientific program committee can be sent to

  • André Henriksen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Chair
  • Elia Gabarron, Østfold University College, Norway, Co-Chair
  • Vivian Vimarlund, Linköping, Sweden, Co-Chair
  • Ashenafi Zebene Woldaregay, Norwegian Center for Clinical Artificial Intelligence, Norway
  • David Issom, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Dillys Larbi, Norwegian Centre for E-health Research, Norway
  • Eirik Årsand, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • Elia Gabarron, Østfold University College, Norway, Co-chair
  • Erlend Johannessen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • Gro-Hilde Severinsen, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Gunnar Hartvigsen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • Hege Mari Johnsen, University of Agder, Norway
  • Jeppe Eriksen, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Jonas Johansson, UiT The Arctic University of Norway
  • Juan Carlos Torrado Vidal, University Bergen, Norway
  • Keiichi Sato, Illinois Institute of Design, Chicago, USA
  • Lasse Krejberg, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Line Silsand, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Lisa Korsbakke Emtekær Hæsum, University College of Northern Denmark, Denmark
  • Mariann Fossum, University of Agder, Norway
  • Marte Hoff Hagen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  • Martin Gerdes, University of Agder, Norway
  • Meghan Bradway, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Miroslav Muzny, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Monica Patrascu, University of Bergen, Norway
  • Morten Hasselstrøm Jensen, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Ole Hejlesen, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Phuong Dinh Ngo, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Santiago Martinez, University of Agder, Norway
  • Stefano Bonacina, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
  • Stine Hangaard, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Susanna Pelagatti, Pisa University, Italy
  • Terje Solvoll, Norwegian Center for E-health Research
  • Unn Sollid Manskow, Norwegian Center for E-health Research