***CHASE 2016: The First IEEE Conference on Connected Health: Applications, Systems and Engineering Technologies***

IEEE CHASE 2016 is a leading international conference in the field of connected health. It aims at bringing together researchers worldwide working in the smart and connected health area to exchange innovative ideas and develop collaborations.

Regular paper submission due: December 21, 2015

Demo and poster paper submission due:March 11, 2016

***MyPalmVein has been awarded the BEST STUDENT PAPER AWARD of IEEE HealthCom2015.***

Jie Cao, Weisong Shi, Zhifeng Yu, Abdulbaset Salim and Paul Kilgore’s paper titled as “MyPalmVein: A Palm Vein-based Low-cost Mobile Identification System For Wide Age Range” has been awarded the BEST STUDENT PAPER AWARD of IEEE 17th International Conference on E-health Networking, Application & Services(IEEE HealthCom2015).

This award is given in recognition of the exemplary research work in the field of E-health Networking, Application & Services. IEEEHealthCom 2015 is fully sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society. It aims at bringing together interested parties from around the world working in the health care field to exchange ideas, to discuss innovative and emerging solutions, and to develop collaborations.

***Postdoc position available on Urban Biobehavioral Research***

Wayne State University’s new transdisciplinary initiative, Researchers of Biobehavioral Health in Urban Settings Today (RoBUST) invites applications for post-doctoral fellowships in biobehavioral health. The RoBUST group consists of over 50 faculty across many different departments and disciplines around the Wayne State campus. We seek emerging scholars to engage with a very productive team of investigators.

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***CCC Aging in Place Workshop Report***

The organizing committee for the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Trans-NIH/Interagency Workshop on the Use and Development of Assistive Technology for the Aging Population and People with Chronic Disabilities have released their workshop report.

***Call for papers – IEEE HealthCom 2015***

October 14-17, 2015
Boston, USA

Regular paper submission due: May 15, 2015
Short, demo and poster paper submission due: July 15, 2015
Notification for regular papers: July 30, 2015
Notification for short, demo and poster papers: August 10, 2015
Camera ready papers: August 30, 2015

***Call for papers – Wireless Health 2015***

October 14-16, 2015
National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Due Date for All Submissions: May 1, 2015
Decision Notification: July 7, 2015

More is coming!