Call for papers

RichMedSem 2017

in cooperation with AIME 2017

Call for Papers:

We invite presentations on the following topics (but not limited to):

Applications for rich semantics

· Patient stratification and patient retrieval through rich semantics

· Digital Patient Modelling

· Clinical decision support systems and knowledge-based systems

· Determining healthcare quality indicators

· Analysing guideline compliance

Extraction of medical sentiments

· Machine learning and lexicon-based methods for medical sentiment analysis

· Specific language models for sentiment analysis

Analysis of extracted rich semantics

· Extraction of negation, uncertainty or intentions

· Extraction and interpretation of quality, quantity, extent, severity indicators

· Extraction of correlation between events

· Topic detection and modelling in clinical texts with respect to medical vocabularies and ontologies

· Context scope determination

Event extraction in medical texts

· Event extraction from medical texts

· Identification of relationship between events

· Causality analysis between events in the medical domain

Deep leaning in medical contexts

· deep learning for relation detection and entity recognition

· deep learning for time series analysis

· creation of ontology based on deep learning method

· deep learning for sentiment analysis in medical domain


Submissions should not exceed 12 pages and are to be formatted according to the Springer LNCS template and submitted to RichMedSem - 2017. Papers should be submitted in PDF format. We encourage various types of submission:

full papers (max 12 pages) for mature research work which has been subject to evaluation

poster/demo submissions (max 4 pages) for presenting early results, working demos, software, services and platforms.

All accepted papers will be distributed among conference participants. Authors of accepted papers will be invited for submitting an extended version in a special issue on Rich Semantics in the journal Artificial Intelligence in Medicine organized by the workshop organizer.


Call for papers of Special Issue@AIM Jounral is online now.

RichMedSem 2017

in cooperation with AIME 2017