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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Elske Ammenwerth (FACMI, MIAHSE)


Adresse UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum 1, 6060 Hall in Tirol, Austria
Telefon +43 50 8648-3809
Fax +43 50 8648-67 3809
E-mail elske.ammenwerth AT umit.at



Professor for Health Informatics
Head of the Institute of Medical Informatics at
UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Hall in Tirol, Österreich

Research topics

Health information systems

  • Systematic evaluation of health information systems
  • Evaluation methodologies and evaluation guidelines
  • Evidence-based health informatics
  • CPOE, e-Medikation and patient safety informatics
  • Electronic health record and patient portals
  • Patient-centred information systems
  • Systematic planning and modelling of health information systems
  • Strategic, tactical and operational information management
  • Systems analysis and modeling in health care
  • Busines process management in health care
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • IT benchmarking in healthcare
  • Cooperative online-based teaching in health informatics
  • Learning analytics and cooperative online-based learning
Member of professional associations
Member in Editorial Boards
  • International Journal of Medical Informatics
  • Methods of Information in Medicine
  • Applied Clinical Informatics
  • Journal of Biomedical Informatics
  • European Journal for Biomedical Informatics
  • Reviewer for other peer-rewieed journals such as BioMed Central Medical Informatics and Decision Making, JAMIA, JMIR, BMJ, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine and others
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