Catherine Plaisant, et al's Twinlist paper received AMIA's Distinguished Paper Award
Catherine Plaisant and co-authors from the University of Maryland, Utexas, Ukentucky, Yale, and MedStar's paper, "Novel user interface designs for medical reconciliation," on Twinlist won a Distinguished Paper award at the American Medical Informatics Association Conference.
Ben Shneiderman featured on NPR's Kojo Nnamdi Show
Ben Shneiderman was a guest speaker on the Kojo Nnamdi Show's program on "Improving Electronic Health Records" on October 30th. The department of Computer Science had done a brief write up.
Kotaro Hara and Jon Froehlich win ASSETS'13 Best Paper
Kotaro Hara, Jon Froehlich, and undergraduates, Vicki Le, Sean Panella, and Robert Moore's, paper, "Improving public transit accessibility for blind riders by crowdsourcing bus stop landmark locations with Google Street View," won best paper at ASSETS'13.
HCIL featured in ACM Interactions Magazine
To celebrate the HCIL's 30th anniversary, Interactions Magazine featured the HCIL in an article entitled, "30 Years at the University of Maryland's Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL)."
Video overview of HCIL's work featured on UMD vimeo channel
The University of Maryland's vimeo channel features a video, which give an overview of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab's work to celebrate its 30th anniversary.