International Conference on Biomedical Instrumentation and Healthcare Engineering (ICOBIAHC) is being organized by the Electrical and Electronics Engineering department, Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College, Chennai. ICOBIAHC 2009 intends to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, scholars and students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, research results, the practical challenges encountered, the solutions adopted and about all aspects of Biomedical Instrumentation and healthcare Engineering. This conference will provide opportunities for exchanging ideas and will cover the following topics under:
1. Biomedical Instrumentation
Biomedical Imaging and Modeling: Medical Imaging and diagnostics, Mathematical and computational modeling in biomedical and health care Engineering, Artificial intelligence in biomedical systems, Pattern recognition, Genetic algorithm and Neural network, & Biomechanics.
Biomedical Informatics and Automation: Bio informatics, Telemetric assessment, Controlled drug delivery, Patient Informatics, Perception-Based Engineering, & Nano technology in biomedicine.
Biomedical Sensors and Materials: Biomaterial science, Ultra sensitive sensors, Tissue engineering, & Cellular and biomolecular engineering.
2. Healthcare Engineering
Healthcare Technology: Assistive Technology for healthcare, Enabling technologies to improve quality of healthcare service delivery, Information and Communication technologies in health care for improved information quality, Mobile and wearable technologies for next generation healthcare, & Embedded, real-time, networked system infrastructure.
Healthcare Management: Health-care operations planning and scheduling, Patient flow modeling, Ambulance location and control Management, Bandwidth connection management for e-surgery, Diagnostic and prognostic aspects of health care systems for chronic diseases such as diabetic, cardiac, and pre and post natal care.
Healthcare Modeling: Emergency Department Models using technology, Risk management, patient safety and emergency department modeling, Trust Models for healthcare systems, Disease Modeling and Screening for healthcare, & Organic computing for healthcare networks.
Hospital Management and E-commerce: Hospital garments and furniture designing, Quality management and customer service, Electronic medical record system, & Medical devices planning, procurement and management.