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Newcomer Award: Call for Papers

The timelimit for application is expired. The application for the Newcomer Award 2019 will be possible soon.

Start your career at conhIT in Berlin!

The conhIT, Europe’s most important Health IT event is not only the place where every reputable producer of IT in health care is represented but is also a unique career opportunity for graduates.

Every year, on conhIT-Wednesday, the best bachelor's and master's theses in medical informatics, Health IT, health management, health economy or other relevant course of studies are awarded.

Prizes
Master's Theses  
1. Price 2,000 Euro
2. Price 1,000 Euro
3. Price 500 Euro
Bachelor's Theses
Bachelor's Theses  
1. Price 1,500 Euro
2. Price 1,000 Euro
3. Price 500 Euro

In order to participate, students can apply here with their bachelor or master thesis until 28 February 2018.

The jury, which is composed of science and industry experts, will choose the work which contributes most to improving Health IT.
The thesis should describe specific methods, tools and techniques of Health IT and their application.

The best five bachelor and master theses will be presented live at conhIT (18 April 2018). There the jury will elect the winners.

Details for submission:

The following data has to be submitted online until 28 February 2018:

  • Only papers which have been submitted to a university after February 2017 will be accepted.
  • Abstract of the thesis (max. 2.000 characters incl. space characters)
  • Complete project or final papers in PDF version

Review: Newcomer Award 2018

This year GMDS, BVMI, KH-IT and bvitg awarded successful and practical dissertations in the area of Healthcare IT with the conhIT Newcomer Award 2018.

Many interesting and very good master and bachelor theses were submitted. This year the best five applicants of each category held a short talk about their work and presented the results in front of the Jury and the audience.

Thanks to all applicants and congratulations to the winners of the Newcomer Award 2018:

Hristina Uzunova

University of Lübeck

1. Place - Master's Thesis

Detektion von Pathologien in medizinischen Bilddaten mit lernbasierten Verfahren

Elisabeth Hoppe

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg

2. Place - Master's Thesis

Deep Learning for Magnetic Resonance Fingerprinting Quantification

Maike Stöve

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg

3. Place - Master's Thesis

Artifact Detection in Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy Images

Tim Dorner

Bern University of Applied Sciences

1. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Medikationsapp mit eHealth Anbindung, elektronische Medikations Management Assistentin, eMMA

Mauro Tschanz

Bern University of Applied Sciences

1. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Medikationsapp mit eHealth Anbindung, elektronische Medikations Management Assistentin, eMMA

Simon Sauerzapf

Hochschule Mannheim – University of Applied Sciences

2. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Software zur Erstellung von patienten-individuellen Silikonmodellen der Mitralklappe mithilfe von 3D-Druck

Kevin Tippenhauer

Bern University of Applied Sciences

3. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Pharmacogenetic Clinical Decision Support

Marwin Philips

Bern University of Applied Sciences

3. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Pharmacogenetic Clinical Decision Support

Newcomer Award 2017:

Janek Gröhl

Heidelberg University / Heilbronn University

1. Place - Master's Thesis

Machine learning based quantitative photoacoustic tomography

Fabian Sailer

Heilbronn University

2. Place - Master's Thesis

Development of a Chlamydia Infection Model for Evaluating Costs and Outcomes of Health Interventions

Konrad Fenderich

Greifswald University

3. Place - Master's Thesis

Stand und Zukunftsperspektiven der Digitalisierung im Krankenhauswesen - Konzeption und Anwendung eines Reifegradmodells zur Bewertung der Plankrankenhäuser in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern und Schleswig-Holstein

Dominique Cheray

Mannheim University

1. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Benutzerzentrierte Softwarekonzeption und -entwicklung einer Applikation zur ultraschall-navigierten perkutanen Punktion

Stefan Johner

Bern University of Applied Sciences

2. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

sta.ma - Smart triage and anamnesis in medical admission

Piratheepan Mahendran

Bern University of Applied Sciences

2. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

sta.ma - Smart triage and anamnesis in medical admission

Alexander Bauer

Heidelberg University / Heilbronn University

3. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Entwicklung eines Deformationsmodells der Lunge zur Simulation von Atembewegungen

Newcomer Award 2016

Konstantin Kinzel

Heidelberg University / Heilbronn University

1. Place - Master's Thesis

Einsatz von Datenbrillen zur ambulanten Wunddokumentation am Beispiel der Google Glass

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Tommy Vinh Lam

Heilbronn University

2. Place - Master's Thesis

Konzeption und prototypische Implementierung einer EMG-basierten Anwendung zur passiven Unterstützung in der Handtherapie unter Verwendung der Thalmic Myo

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Maren Juhr

Technische Universität Braunschweig

3. Place - Master's Thesis

Evaluation von transinstitutionellen Informationssystemen im Gesundheitswesen am Beispiel der Gesundheitsdatenbank für Niedersachsen

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Andreas Keil

Heilbronn University

1. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Entwicklung einer mobilen Anwendung zur Verbesserung der Informationsgewinnung über (Notfall-) Patienten mithilfe eines NFC-Tags

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Stephan Sexauer

Reutlingen University

2. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Anforderungsanalyse für eine mobile Anwendung zur Dokumentation des Geburtsvorganges mittels Partogramm

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Stefanie Ziegler

Mannheim University of Applied Sciences

3. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Optimierung der Patientenversorgung durch den Einsatz von elektronischen Qualitätsmetriken

Newcomer Award 2015

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Nikos Stroglidis

FOM University of Applied Sciences

1. Place - Master's Thesis

Nutzenpotenziale und Erfolgsindikatoren der Telematik-Infrastruktur für Unternehmen im deutschen Gesundheitswesen

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Elisabeth Hoppe

OTH Regensburg

1. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Semiautomatische Segmentierung von Drusen auf Fundusbildern

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Silvio Kolb

Mannheim University of Applied Sciences

2. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Tracking chirurgischer Fäden in Endoskopiesequenzen für eine automatische Prothesenselektion bei Mitralklappenrekonstruktionen

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Annika Elschen

Hanover University of Applied Sciences

3. Place - Bachelor's Thesis

Vergleichende Analyse von Monitoring-Systemen zur Qualität von Krankenhausinformationssystemen - Bewertung der Eignung am Beispiel der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover