JYTTE BRENDER McNAIR (Last Updated 03/07)
  1. SCIENTIFIC WORK

     1.1 Invited Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series
     1.2 Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series
     1.3 Books/book chapters
     1.4 Publication on the World Wide Web
     1.5 Publication on CD
     1.6 Technical Reports
     1.7 Keynote Presentations
     1.8 Invited Presentations
     1.9 Presentations with Proceeding
     1.10 Presentations without Proceeding
     1.11 Posters with Proceeding
     1.12 Posters with/without a Proceeding Abstract
     1.13 Editing
  2. POSTGRADUATE TEACHING ACTIVITIES
  3. APPOINTMENTS
     3.1 Appointments as Expert
     3.2 Organising Committees
     3.3 Refereeing

 

 

 

Jytte Brender McNair

Academic Degrees

1. SCIENTIFIC WORK

1.1 Invited Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series

[ 1 ] McNair P, Brender J. Information Enhancement in Clinical Decision Making by Controlled Data Generation. Scand J Clin Lab Invest 1990;50 suppl. 202:112-119.

[ 2 ] Nolan J, McNair P, Brender J. Factors influencing transferability of knowledge-based Systems. Int J Biomed Comp 1991;27:7-26.

[ 3 ] Brender J, Magdal U, Wiegell B, Schiøler T, McNair P. Problem oriented management of laboratory work through Dynamic Test Scheduling. Clin Chem Acta 1993;222 (1-2):57-69.

[ 4 ] McNair P, Brender J. KBS in a telematics prospective - needs and challenges. In: Barahona P, Christensen JP, eds. Knowledge and Decisions in Health Telematics Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1994:12;152-158

[ 5a ] Clarke K, O'Moore R, Smeets R, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Grimson J, Barber B. A Methodology for Evaluation of Knowledge-Based Systems in Medicine. AIM 1994;6(2):107-121.

[ 5b ] Clarke K, O'Moore R, Smeets R, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Grimson J, Barber B. A Methodology for Evaluation of Knowledge-Based Systems in Medicine. In: van Bemmel JH, McCray AT, eds. Yearbook of Medical Informatics 1995:513-527.

[ 6 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Nykänen P, McNair P, Demeester M, Beuscart R. On the evaluation of system integration. In: van Gennip EMSJ, Talmon J, eds. Assessment and Evaluation of Information Technologies. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1995;17:189-208.

[ 7 ] McNair PA, Brender J. EU’s Programmes for Biomedicine and Biotechnology. Ugeskrift for Læger 1995;157:3774-3775.

[ 8 ] Brender J, McNair P. User Requirements on the Future Laboratory Information Systems. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1996;50(2):87-93 .

[ 9 ] Grimson W, Brender J, Grimson J, Groth T, Hermanson B, Yearworth M, Wade V. Specifying an Open Clinical Laboratory Information System. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1996;50(2):95-109 .

[ 10 ] Beuscart-Zéphir MC, Brender J, Beuscart R, Ménager-Depriester I. Cognitive Evaluation: How to Assess the Usability of Information Technology in Healthcare. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1997;54(1-2):19-28 .

[ 11 ] McNair P, Brender J.: Computer-aided Test Selection and Result Validation - Opportunities and Pitfalls. Quimica Clinica 1998;17 (2):62.

[ 12 ] Brender J. Trends in Assessment of IT-Based Solutions in Healthcare and Recommendations for the Future. Int. J. of Med. Informatics 1998;52(1-3):217-227.

[ 13 ] McNair P, Brender J, Talmon J. Computer-Aided Test Selection and Result Validation – Opportunities and Pitfalls . Clin Chim Acta 1998; 278: 243-255.

[ 14 ] McNair P, Brender J. Are Clinical Needs reflected in the Quality Control System for the Clinical Laboratory? In: Tenhunen R, Suikola A, eds. Lab-Quality Days 1999, Abstracts. Labquality News 1999;1:8-10.

[ 15 ] Brender J. Methodology for Constructive Assessment of IT-based Systems in an Organisational Context. Int. J. of Med. Informatics 1999;56:67-86.

[ 16 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nøhr C. Research Needs and Priorities in Health Informatics. Int. J. of Med. Informatics 2000;58-59(1):257-289.

[ 17 ] Brender J, McNair P. User requirements specifications: a hierarchical structure covering strategical, tactical and operational requirements. Int. J. of Med. Informatics 2001;64(2-3):83-98.

[ 18 ] Brender J. Evaluation of Health Information Applications in a Lifecycle Perspective. In: Blobel B, Gell G, Hildebrandt C, Engelbrecht R, eds. Contribution of Medical Informatics to Health, Integrated Clinical Data and Knowledge to support Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Home Care. Proc. European Federation for Medical Informatics Special Topic Conference, June 13-16 th, 2004, Munich. Berlin: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Aka GmbH. 2004:7-14.

[ 19 ] Ammenwerth E, Brender J, Nykänen P. The need for systematic assessment of health information systems: Aims and activities of the EFMI working group “Assessment of Health Information Systems“.In. Blobel B, Gell G, Hildebrandt C, Engelbrecht R, eds. Contribution of Medical Informatics to Health, Integrated Clinical Data and Knowledge to support Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Home Care. Proc. European Federation for Medical Informatics Special Topic Conference, June 13-16 th, 2004, Munich. Berlin: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Aka GmbH. 2004:3-4.

[ 20 ] Brender J. Evaluation of Health Information Applications - Challenges ahead of us. Meth Inf Med 2006;45:62-66.

[ 21 ] Brender J, Ammenwerth E, Nykänen P, Talmon J. Factors influencing success and failure of Health Informatics Systems, a pilot Delphi study. Meth Inf Med 2006;45:125-36.

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1.2 Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series

[ 1 ] Brender J, Andersen PE, Rafaelsen OJ. Blood-Brain Transfer of D-Glucose L-Leucine and L-Tryptophan in the rat. Acta Physiol Scand 1975;93:490‑499.

[ 2 ] Petersen LC, Brender J, Suenson E. Zymogen activation kinetics: Modulatory effects of trans‑4‑(aminomethyl) cyclohexane-1‑carboxylic acid and poly‑D‑lysine on plasminogen activation. Biochemical J. 1985;225:149‑158.

[ 3 ] Petersen LC, Handest P, Brender J, et al. A Sensitive Solid-Phase Immunosorbent Assay for Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator Activity in Plasma Using Trinitrobenzoylated Poly-D-Ly­sine as a Stimulator for Plasminogen Activation. Thrombosis and Haemostasis 1987;57 no 2:.

[ 4 ] Hilden J, McNair P, Brender J. Clinical Decision Support and Informatics. Ugeskrift for Læger 1991:153 no 40;2805-2806.

[ 5 ] Hilden J, McNair P, Brender J. Systems for Clinical Decision Support. a terminological mini-Baedecker. Ugeskrift for Læger 1991;153 no 40; 2837-2838.

[ 6 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Talmon J, O'Moore R, Barber B, Drosos P, Vingtoft S. KAVAS: Knowledge Acquisition Visualization and Assessment Study. In: Noothoven van Goor J, Pihlkjær Christensen J, eds. Advances in Medical Informatics. Results of the AIM Exploratory Action. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1991;2:199-206.

[ 7 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Nykänen P, O'Moore R, Drosos P, McNair P. KAVAS-2: Knowledge Acquisition Visualisation and Assessment System. In: Andreassen S, Engelbrecht R, Wyatt J, eds. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1993;10:417-420.

[ 8 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Egmont-Petersen M, Schiøler T, McNair P. KAVAS's Framework for quality assessment of medical knowledge. In: Andreassen S, Engelbrecht R, Wyatt J, eds. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1993;10:421-424.

[ 9 ] McNair P, Karthaus V, Talmon J, Thygesen H, Schiøler T, Brender J. KAVAS's Conditioning of the Induction Algorithm. In: Andreassen S, Engelbrecht R, Wyatt J, eds. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1993;10:425-428.

[ 10 ] Brender J, Talmon J, McNair P. Framework for quality assessment of knowledge. In: Albrechtsen H, Oernager S, eds. Knowledge Organisation and Quality Management. Frankfurt/Main:Indeks Verlag. Advances in Knowledge Organisation 1994;4:42-51.

[ 11 ] Egmont-Petersen M, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P. On the Quality of Neural Net Classifiers. AIM 1994;6 (5):359-381.

[ 12 ] Talmon J, Brender J, Demeester M, Drosos, Grimson J, Langsig A-M, McNair P, Nykänen P, O’Moore R, Rossi Mori A, Weber S, Wilhelm W. KAVAS-2: Knowledge Acquisition, Visualization and Assessment System. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1994;45:105-109.

[ 13 ] O’Moore RR, de Moor G, Boran G, Gaffney P, Grimson J, McNair P, Groth T, Nykanen P, Hasman A, Eller J, Yearworth M, Willems J, Brender J, Scott P, Schilders L, Clarke B, Peters M, Grimson W, McAllister B. OpenLabs: the application of advanced informatics and telematics for optimization of clinical laboratory services. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1994;45:137-140.

[ 14 ] Brender J, Talmon J, McNair P. Framework for quality assessment of knowledge. In: Gordon C, Christensen JP, eds. Health Telematics for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols. Amsterdam: IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1995;16:219-227.

[ 15 ] Karthaus V, Thygesen H, Egmont-Petersen M, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P. User-require­ments driven learning. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1995;48(1-2):39-44.

[ 16 ] Beuscart-Zephir M-C, Brender J, Souf N, Ménager-Depriester I. Cognitive Evaluation for the Assessment of Information Technology in Healthcare. In: Brender J, Christensen JP, Scherrer J-R, McNair P, eds. Medical Informatics Europe ’96. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1996;34:339-343.

[ 17 ] Brender J. Medical Informatics: Does the Healthcare Domain Have Special Features? Letter to the Editor. Methods of Information in Medicine 1997;36(1):59-60.

[ 18 ] Brender J. Assessment of IT-Based Solutions in Healthcare: Trends in Today’s Practice and Justification of Tomorrow’s Approach. In: Cappas C, Maglavera N, Scherrer J-R, eds. Medical Informatics Europe ’97. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1997;43:730-735.

[ 19 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nøhr C. Research needs and priorities within Healthcare – early results of a Delphi Study. In: Kokol P, Zupan B, Stare J, Premik M, Engelbrecht R, eds. Medical Informatics Europe ’99. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1999;68:191-196.

[ 20 ] Brender J, McNair P. User Requirements in a System Development & Evaluation Context. In: Hasman A, Blobel B, Dudeck J, Gell G, Prokosch H-U, eds. Medical Infobahn Europe. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 2000;77:203-207.

[ 21 ] Brender J. Review of pitfalls and perils in evaluation of IT-Based Solutions (MUP-IT Project). In: Brown A, Remenyi D, eds. Ninth European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation, Reading:MCIL, ISBN 0-9540488-5-7. 2002:79-85.

[ 22 ] Brender J, McNair P. Tools for Constructive Assessment of bids to a Call for Tender - some experiences. In: Surján G, Engelbrecht R, McNair P, eds. Health Data in the Information Society, Proceedings of the MIE2002. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 2002;90:533-538.

[ 23 ] Brender J, Schou-Christensen J, McNair P. A case study on Constructive Assessment of bids to a Call for Tender. In: Surján G, Engelbrecht R, McNair P, eds. Health Data in the Information Society, Proceedings of the MIE2002. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 2002;90:527-532.

[ 24a ] Ammenwerth E, Brender J, Nykänen P, Prokosch H-U, Rigby M, Talmon J. Visions and strategies to improve evaluation of health information systems - Reflections and lessons based on the HIS-EVAL workshop in Innsbruck. Int J Med Informatics 2004;73(6):479-491.

[ 24b ] Aarts J, Ammenwerth E, Berghold, Beuscart-Zéphir M-C, Brender J, et al. Declarations of Innsbruck, Results from the European Science Foundation sponsored Workshop on Systematic Evaluation of Health Information Systems (HIS-EVAL), April 4-6th, 2003. Yearbook 2006, pp. 121-123. (reprint of a part of [24a]).

[ 25 ] Brender J, McNair P. Meta-level concepts as a basis for structuring data. In: Hejlesen O, Bygholm A, Bertelsen P, eds. SHI2006 Proceedings, 4 th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics, 24 th-25 th of August 2006. Aalborg: V-CHI, ISBN: 87-986264-7-7, 2006: 17-20.

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1.3 Books/book chapters

[ 1 ] Nykänen P, ed. Issues in Evaluation of Computer-based Support to Clinical Decision Making. Institute of Informatics Oslo University Research reports 127 ISBN 82 7368-031-2. 1990.

[ 2a ] Brender J. Methodology for Assessment of Medical IT-based Systems in an Organisational Context - from Idea, over Development to Integration and Impact. European Doctorate Thesis. Aalborg University, Institute of Electronic Systems (defended 28 th of February 1997).

[ 2b ] Brender J. Methodology for Assessment of Medical IT-based Systems - in an Organisational Context. Amsterdam:IOS Press, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1997;42. 295pp.

[ 3 ] Brender J. Evaluation of Electronic healthcare Records. In: Nøhr C, Høstgaard AM, eds. Handbook in Organisational Change, in connection with the implementation of Electronic Healthcare Records at hospitals. Aalborg:EPJ-Observatoriet, ISBN: 87-91424-05-4, June 2004. 25pp (in Danish)

[ 4 ] Brender J. Handbook of Methods in Technology Assessment of IT-based Solutions within Healthcare. Aalborg:EPJ-Observatoriet, ISBN: 87-91424-04-6, June 2004. 238pp (in Danish)

[ 5 ] Brender J. Handbook of Evaluation Methods for Health Informatics. New York: Academic Press, ISBN 10: 0-12-370464-2, 2006. 361pp.

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1.4 Publication on the World Wide Web

[ 1 ] Brender J. Brender J. A Framework for Quality Management. In: Talmon J, ed. Proceedings of the V­A­TAM Inventory Workshop, Berlin 12 nd-13 rd of September 1996. http://www-vatam.unimaas.nl

[ 2 ] Brender J. Methodology for Constructive Assessment of IT-based Systems in an Organisational Context. IMIA WG 13 and IMIA WG 15 Working Conference on “Impact of Information Systems in Health Organisations and Health Care, State of the Art, New Evaluation Tools, New Opportunities, Conditions for Success”. Helsinki, 27 th February – 1 st March 1998. http://www-vatam.unimaas.nl.

[ 3 ] Brender J. Handout: Medinfo 2004, Workshop “Good Evaluation of Health Informatics Applications.” at the Eleventh World Congress on Medical Informatics, Medinfo 2004, San Francisco 7 th-11 th of September 2004. http://www.umit.at/efmi/ (link to "activities")

[ 4 ] Brender J. Handout: MIE 2005, Success and failure factors in health information systems development. Workshop on “Development of Good Evaluation Practice Guidelines in Health Care” by EFMI WG EVAL at the Nineteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2005, Geneva, 28 th of August - 1 st of September 2005. http://www.iig.umit.at/efmi/ (link to "activities")

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1.5 Publication on CD

[ 1 ] Brender J. Evaluating success and failure factors in health information systems development. In: Engelbrecht R, Hasman A, eds. MIE2006 Maastricht 2006, European Notes in Medical Informatics 2006; II (2): 280-285

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1.6 Technical Reports

1.6.1 Institute of Computer Science Copenhagen University

Brender J, Glad Johansen F. Performance of the LABOR System. Report no 80-10-03. Department of Computer Science, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen May 1981.

Brender J. The LABCOM/LABOR System. Replacement of 2 RC3500. Report no 86‑2‑1. Department of Computer Science, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen January 1986.

Brender J. Quality Assurance and Validation of large Information Systems - as viewed from the user perspective. Master Thesis in computer science report no 89-1-22. Department of Computer Science, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen March 1989.

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1.6.2 ESPRIT I/II Projects

[ 1 ] Brender J. Software Factory Literature Study. Technical Report of the SFINX (p1229) ESPRIT Project, May 1987.

[ 2 ] Antippas E, Beke Ms, Bourret P, Brender J, et al. (in alphabetic order). Replay and Evaluation of Software Development Plans using High Order Meta Systems. Operational Properties and Their Modelization. Technical Report of the Replay (p1598) ESPRIT Project, February 1988.

[ 3 ] Brender J, Legind Larsen H, Nonfjall H. Taxonomy for validation of knowledge-based systems Technical Report of the VALID (p2148) ESPRIT Project, 1989; CRI/W/T1/doc3. (Public Report).

[ 4 ] Legind Larsen H, Brender J, Nonfjall H. The control of coherence in knowledge bases: problems and approaches. Technical Report of the VALID (p2148) ESPRIT Project 1989; CRI/T/01. (Public Report).

[ 5 ] Nonfjall H, Legind Larsen H, Brender J. Validation of Knowledge Bases: State of the Art. Technical Report of the VALID (p2148) ESPRIT Project 1989; CRI/W/T/doc3. (Public Report).

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1.6.3 KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project

[ 1 ] Talmon J, Braspenning P, Brender J, McNair P. User guidance in machine learning tasks. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; KAFE-4.1. (Public Report).

[ 2 ] Talmon J, Braspenning P, Brender J, Fonteijn H, Smeets R. Suggestions for further research with respect to meta-knowledge concepts in the machine learning process. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; KAFE-4.2.

[ 3 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H, Nolan J, Vingtoft S. Meta-knowledge Concepts. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 2nd ed. 1990; META-1.1. (Public Report).

[ 4 ] Brender J, McNair P, Vingtoft S, Momsen G. Survey of Methods for Meta-knowledge Operationalization. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1989; META-2.1.

[ 5 ] Vingtoft S, Brender J, McNair P, Momsen G. Plan for experimentation with extraction and operationalization of meta-knowledge. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; META-2.2.

[ 6 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H, Talmon J, Nykänen P. Controlling and monitoring the incremental learning process. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; META-3.1.

[ 7 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H, Talmon J. Extraction and operationalization of meta-knowledge from input sources. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; META-3.2.

[ 8 ] Brender J, McNair P. Suggestions for further research and development as regards operationalization and processing of meta-knowledge. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; META-4.1. (Public Report).

[ 9 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H. A discussion on the feasibility of a meta-knowledge supporter and a subsequent action plan description. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; META-4.2.

[ 10 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Smeets R, Brender J, Nykänen P, McNair P, Grimson J, Barber B. Items of relevance for evaluation of knowledge-based systems and influence from domain characteristics. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; EM-1.1. (Public Report).

[ 11 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Smeets R, Talmon J, Grimson J, Barber B. Methodology for evaluation of knowledge based systems. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; EM-1.2. (Public Report).

[ 12 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Grimson J, Talmon J, Smeets R, McNair P, Brender J, Nykänen P, Barber B. Plan for experimentation and extension of the evaluation methodology. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; EM-3.1.

[ 13 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Grimson J, Nykänen P, McNair P, Brender J. Motivation and themes for making evaluation and validation of medical KB/KBS. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; EM-3.2. (Public Report).

[ 14 ] Barber B, O'Moore R, Talmon J, McNair P, Brender J, Nykänen P. Report on appropriateness of selected subdomains. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project April 1990; DK-1.1. (Public Report).

[ 15 ] Barber B, McNair P, Brender J. A plan for the provision of necessary data information and domain knowledge. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; DK-3.1.

[ 16 ] Nolan J, Brender J, McNair P, Vingtoft S. Approaches to identify factors influencing transferability of medical DSSs. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project October 1989; TRANS-1.1. (Public Report).

[ 17 ] McNair P, Brender J. A protocol for clarification of factors influencing transferability of medical decision support systems. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; TRANS-3.1.

[ 18 ] Brender J, McNair P, Talmon J, Nykänen P, Raun H. Report on feasibility of the KAVAS concept and the research and developments required. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; PLAN-1.1. (Restricted Report).

[ 19 ] Brender J. An action plan for establishing a prototypical KAVIAR tool. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990; PLAN-1.2.

[ 20 ] Brender J, McNair P. Congress Report for The MEDINFO '89 in Singapore. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project 1990.

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1.6.4 KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project

[ 1 ] Brender J, ed. Global Functionality and Architecture of the KAVIAR Tool. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project 1992; TCE-1.1.

[ 2 ] Brender J. Evaluation of User Requirements and Functional Specification documents. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project 1992; EVA-4a.

[ 3 ] Brender J, Thygesen H, Schiøler T, Talmon J, McNair P. Selection of Data Information and Knowledge Items to apply for Conditioning. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project 1992; MON-4.1.

[ 4 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Smeets R, Talmon J, Grimson J. Extended Evaluation Methodology. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project 1992; EVA-1.1.

[ 5 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Grimson J, Brender J, Talmon J, McNair P. Set up for the user Evaluation of the Kaviar Tool and its component parts. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project 1993; EVA-4.1.

[ 6 ] Thygesen H, Brender J, McNair P, Schiøler T. Some algorithms for elicitation of data information and knowledge from input sources. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) Project 1993; MON-4.1.

[ 7 ] Brender J, Drosos P, Nykänen P, Talmon J, et al. Integrated KAVIAR tool. Technical deliverable of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) Project 1993; TCE-3.1.

[ 8 ] Brender J, McNair P. Minimum requirements specification for the assessment of tele-medical consultancy service systems. Technical deliverable of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) Project 1993; TELE-6.1. (Public report).

[ 9 ] Brender J, Egmont-Petersen M, Halck T, Jongejan B, McNair P, Raun, Talmon J. The Quality Assessment of Semantic Aspects of Knowledge. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) Project. 1994; MON-3.1.

[ 10 ] Talmon J, Brender J, Egmont-Petersen M, Karthaus V, McNair P, Schiøler T, Thygesen H. MLE-Quality and Conditioning. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project, 1994; ML-4.2 (Public report).

[ 11 ] O’Moore R, Doyle O, Clarke K, Talmon J, Brender J, Nykanen P, McNair P, Grimson J, Smeets R, Wilhelm W, Nap M. The Extended Evaluation Methodology. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project, 1995; EVA-6.1.

[ 12 ] Weber S, McNair P, Brender J. Progress in the development of KAVIAR and its component parts. Technical Report of the KAVAS-2 (A2019) AIM Project. 1995;EVA-4.2.

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1.6.5 OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project

[ 1 ] Brender J, Bisgaard K, McNair P. State-of-the-art for Open Architectures. In: Boran G, O'Moore R, eds. Applications of advanced informatics and telematics in laboratory medicine: synthesis of state-of-the-art activities. Technical report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project 1992; CEC-2. (Public report).

[ 2 ] Brender J, Magdal U, Wiegell B, Schiøler T, McNair P. Model Solutions on Problems Inherent in Oriented Data Production Encompassing Dynamic Test Scheduling. Part a) the Organization Perspective; b) the LIS Perspective; the Instrument Perspective. Technical report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project. 1992; DYNAM-1. (Public report).

[ 3 ] Mouritsen T, Brender J. Telecommunication needs & requirements as regards dynamic test scheduling. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) Project. 1993; DYNAM-2. (Public report)

[ 4 ] Magdal U, Wiegell B, Brender J. User Requirements and Functional Specifications for problem oriented dynamic test scheduling and its impact on the test requesting functionality decision support at request entry and on sampling analyzing and reply functionalities. In: Eller J, ed. User Requirements and Functional Specifications. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) Project. 1993; ARCH-1. (restricted).

[ 5 ] Brender J, McNair P. Enterprise model of a clinical laboratory. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) Project. 1993;PIWD/ ARCH-2.2b (internal).

[ 6 ] Mouritsen TB, Magdal U, Fromberg P, Brender J. Demonstrator of the model solution. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) Project, 1994; DYNAM-3. (internal).

[ 7 ] McNair P, Brender J, eds. User Requirements and Functional Specifications. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995; ARCH-1. (Public report ).

[ 8 ] Grimson W, Brender J, Grimson J, Yearworth M, McNair P. Introduction. In: Brender J, Grimson W, Yearworth M, Grimson J, McNair P, eds. Specification of the Architecture for an Open Clinical Laboratory Information Systems Environment. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995; ARCH-3. (Public report ).

[ 9 ] McNair P, Brender J. User Requirements. In: Brender J, Grimson W, Yearworth M, Grimson J, McNair P, eds. Specification of the Architecture for an Open Clinical Laboratory Information Systems Environment. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995; ARCH-3. (Public report ).

[ 10 ] Brender J, Mouritsen TB, Magdal U , McNair P. Enterprise Viewpoint. In: Brender J, Grimson W, Yearworth M, Grimson J, McNair P, eds. Specification of the Architecture for an Open Clinical Laboratory Information Systems Environment. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995; ARCH-3. (Public report ).

[ 11 ] Grimson W, Hayes R, Vade V, Brender J, McNair P, Magdal U. Openlabs Service Manager. In: Brender J, Grimson W, Yearworth M, Grimson J, McNair P, eds. Specification of the Architecture for an Open Clinical Laboratory Information System Environment. Technical Report of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995; ARCH-3. (Public report ).

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1.6.6 ISAR (A2052) AIM Project

[ 1 ] Beuscart R, Bossard B, Brender J, McNair P, Talmon J, Nykänen P, Demeester M. Methodology for assessment of the Integration Process. Technical Report of the ISAR (A2052) AIM Project. 1994; Deliverable 3. (Public report).

[ 2 ] Beuscart R, Blassel N, Roussel D, Beuscart M-C, Menager I, Bossard B, Brender J, McNair P, Demeester M. Evaluation of the Integration Exercise: Technical, User and Clinical Aspects. Technical Report of the ISAR (A2052) AIM Project. 1996; Deliverable 8. (Public report)

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1.6.7 VICO (HC 1052) Healthcare Telematics Project

[ 1 ] Demeester M, Brender J, Martinez Salvador A. Identification of Culture-Based Issues in Health care Telematics Applications. Technical Report of the VICO (HC 1052) Healthcare Telematics Project. 1997; Deliverable 3.1.

[ 2 ] Brender J, Demeester M, McNair P. A Methodology to Handle Cultural Diversity in Healthcare Telematics. Technical Report of the VICO (HC 1052) Healthcare Telematics Project. 1998; Deliverable 4.1. (Public report)

[ 3 ] Brender J, McNair P, Gianotti N, Demeester M. Guidelines to Handle Cultural Diversity in Healthcare Telematics. Technical Report of the VICO (HC 1052) Healthcare Telematics Project. 1999; Deliverable 4.2. (Public report)

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1.6.8 Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project

[ 1 ] Brender J. Quality Manual, Guidelines for the Project – a Metrological Approach to Quality Management. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1997;D 6.1.

[ 2 ] Brender J, Demeester M, McNair P. Method to Study the Impact of Cultural Factors on TelSSAs Development. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1998;D 4.1.

[ 3 ] Brender J, Demeester M, McNair P, Nøhr C. Operational Seven-Dimension Model of Cultural Diversity. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1998;D 4.3.

[ 4 ] Demeester M, Brender J, McNair P. Framework for project development. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1998;D 4.4.

[ 5 ] Brender J, ed. Requirements for a Method and Tools to Support the Implication of Cultural Factors in Telematics. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1998;D 5.1.

[ 6 ] Brender J, McNair P, McNair S. Quality Manual: Report of the Project Activities. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1999;Draft D 6.2.

[ 7 ] Brender J, McNair P. Report of the verification phase & updating of the model & demonstrator. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 1999; D 7.1.

[ 8 ] Nøhr C, Bertelsen P, Brender J. Analysis of the case studies. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 2000; D 3.3.

[ 9 ] Brender J, McNair P, McNair S. Quality Manual: Report of the Project Activities. Technical Report of the Babel (TE 2002) Telematics Engineering Project 2000;D 6.2.

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1.6.9 CANTOR (HC 4003) Healthcare Telematics Application Project

[ 1 ] Brender J. Quality Manual. Technical Report of the CANTOR (HC 4003) Healthcare Telematics Project. 1998; D-10.1.

[ 2 ] Brender J. Project Assessment. Technical Report of the CANTOR (HC 4003) Healthcare Telematics Project. 2001; D-10.2 vs 1.1.

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1.6.10 LIS-KAS

[ 1 ] Brender J. Description of the utility and benefits to be realised from apply­ing the OpenLabs requirements to future development if KA IT systems. Technical Report of the “Feasibility Study of the technical potential for developing standardised Laboratory Information Systems and integrating them with IT systems”, Copenhagen County, December 2000.

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1.6.11 LIS-e

[ 1 ] Brender J, Schou-Christensen J, McNair P. Model for evaluation in relation to the purchase of a LIS for H:S. Technical Report of the LIS-e Project, interim version 1.0, Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, February 2001. (in Danish)

[ 2 ] Brender J, Schou-Christensen J, McNair P. Processed bids in relation to the purchase of a LIS for H:S. Technical Report of the LIS-e Project, Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, March 2001. (in Danish)

[ 3 ] Brender J. Model for evaluation in relation to the purchase of a LIS for H:S. Technical Report of the LIS-e Project, final version 2.0, Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, June 2001. (in Danish)

[ 4 ] Brender J, Ed. Decision-making basis: selection of bids for the detailed analysis regarding purchase of LIS for H:S, version 1.0. Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, June 2001 (in Danish)

[ 5 ] Brender J, Schou-Christensen J, McNair P. Decision-making basis: reduction of bids for the detailed analysis (regarding purchase of LIS to H:S). Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, August 2001. (in Danish)

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1.6.12 LIS-i

[ 1 ] Brender J. LIS-i, Method for the evaluation of ergonomic aspects. Technical Report of the LIS-i Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, December 2004, 7pp (in Danish).

[ 2 ] Brender J. LIS-i, Method for the evaluation of cognitive aspects. Technical Report of the LIS-i Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, December 2004, 7pp (in Danish).

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1.6.13 MUP-IT

[ 1 ] Brender J. Methodological and methodical perils and pitfalls within assessment studies performed on IT-based solutions in healthcare. Technical Report of the MUP-IT Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, April 2002.

[ 2 ] Brender J. Theoretical basis for Handbook of Methods for Assessment of IT-based Solutions in Healthcare. Technical Report of the MUP-IT Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, July 2002. (in Danish)

[ 3 ] Brender J. Metodehåndbog for brugere til teknologivurdering af IT-baserede løsninger indenfor sundhedssektoren. Technical Report of the MUP-IT Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, March 2003, version 1.0. (in Danish)

[ 4 ] Brender J, Nøhr C. MTV som interaktiv proces - et metodeudviklingsprojekt inden for klinisk anvendelse af informationsteknologi. Technical Report of the MUP-IT Project. Aalborg University, Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, January 2005. (in Danish)

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1.6.14 Virtual Centre for Health Informatics

[ 1 ] Brender J. A Delphi Study – an inspiration to visionary thinking. Virtual Center for Health Informatics, Aalborg University, 1999.

[ 2 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nøhr C. Research Needs and Priorities for the Next Decade to Implement the Information Society in Health Care – Outcome of a Delphi Study. In: Kjær Andersen S, Brender J, Kristensen M, Toftdahl Nielsen D, Nøhr C, Vonsild S. Visions for Danish Research in Health Informatics – Map, Compass and Guide. Aalborg: Virtual Centre for Health Informatics. ISBN 87-986264-2-6, 1999;Enclosure A. (in Danish)

[ 3 ] Kjær Andersen S, Brender J, Kristensen M, Toftdahl Nielsen D, Nøhr C, Vonsild S. Visions for Danish Research in Health Informatics – Map, Compass and Guide. Aalborg: Virtual Centre for Health Informatics. ISBN 87-986264-2-6, 1999. (in Danish)

[ 4 ] Brender J. Methodological and methodical perils and pitfalls within assessment studies performed on IT-based solutions in healthcare. Technical Report of theVirtual Centre for Health Informatics May 2003; 03-1. (ISSN 1397-9507).

[ 5 ] Nøhr C, Bertelsen P, Brender J. Using case methods to study cultural diversity within the developmentof telematic systems. Technical Report of the Virtual Centre for Health Informatics May 2003; 03-2. (ISSN 1397-9507).

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1.7 Keynote Presentations

[ 1 ] Brender J. Solve the Problem - Decision Support. Seventeenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2002, Budapest, 25 th-29 th of August 2002 (Track Keynote)

[ 2 ] Brender J.Evaluation of Health Information Applications in a Lifecycle Perspective. European Federation for Medical Informatics Special Topic Conference “Contribution of Medical Informatics to Health, Integrated Clinical Data and Knowledge to support Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Home Care”, June 13-16 th, 2004, Munich. (Opening session)

[ 3 ] Brender J. Without evaluation, no proper implementation. Nineteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2005, Geneva, 28 th of August - 1 st of September 2005 (Track Keynote, as stand in for Dr. Jan Talmon)

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1.8 Invited Presentations

(* = includes an abstract; I-number = number of publication in list of ‘Invited Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series’; W-number = number of publication in list of ‘Publication on the World Wide Web’)

[ 1 ] Brender J. Structuring the Project into the framework of an AIM-CEC Proposal. World Health Organization Quality of Care and Technologies Programme Copenhagen. Copenhagen 3rd June 1991.

[ 2 ] Brender J. Industry interests, expectations and possibilities towards collaboration with public institutions in relation to CEC's R&D programs. Danish Society for Gynecology and Obstetrics. Gentofte 28th May 1991 (in Danish).

[ 3 ] Brender J, McNair P. Survey of State-of-the-Art for Open Architectures. European Conference for Computes in Clinical Laboratories, CCL '92. Dublin, 1992.

[ 4 ] Brender J. Methods for technology assessment of Expert Systems / Decision Support Systems. Danish Society for Medical Informatics. Copenhagen 28th April 1993 (in Danish).

[ 5 ] McNair P, Brender J. The Concept of an Open LIS. Workshop on the Laboratory Information System of Year 2000. NAGIT ("Nordic Working Group on Information Technology") NORDKEM. Helsinki 22-23 March 1993.

[ 6* ] Brender J. CEN/TC251/WG2 Standards for evaluation of KBS. Workshop on Evaluation of Knowledge-Based Systems, Lanaken Belgium 24-25th May 1993. ATIM Accompanying Measure under the DG XIII/C of the European Commission, 1993.

[ 7-I4 ] McNair P, Brender J. KBS in a telematics prospective - needs and challenges. EPISTOL Workshop on the Impact of Knowledge-based Systems and Techniques for the Health Sector the Next Decade, Munich Germany 28-30 th June 1993. AIM Accompanying Measure under the DG XIII/C of the European Commission. 1993.

[ 8 ] Brender J. The ISAR approach for evaluation. Workshop on Assessment of Information Technologies in Medicine, MIE 94, Twelfth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Lisbon 23th May 1994.

[ 9 ] McNair P, Brender J. The Electronic Healthcare Record - Status and Perspectives. Frederikssund Sygehus, 02.06.94 (in Danish).

[ 10 ] McNair P, Brender J. KAVIAR - Knowledge Acquisition, Visualisation, Assessment, and Refinement - an analytical tool for clinical databases. Symposium on Clinical Databases as a Means for Quality Assurance in the Health Care Sector: Perspectives and Expectations. Danish Society for Medical Informatics and the Danish Board of Health, Copenhagen May 1995 (in Danish).

[ 11*-W1 ] Brender J. A Framework for Quality Management. The V­A­TAM Inventory Workshop, Berlin 12 nd-13 rd of September 1996.

[ 12 ] McNair P, Brender J. The Healthcare within Information Society - New Perspectives and Challenges. Seminar on Nation-wide Network Collaboration within Healthcare. Danish Society for Medical Informatics and Danish Society for Biomedical Engineering, Aarhus November 1996 (in Danish) .

[ 13* ] Brender J, McNair P. OpenLabs: Specification of an Open Architecture for Laboratory Information Systems. Symposium on Technology and Organization of Polish Diagnostic Laboratory. Polish Society for Clinical Biochemistry, Warsaw, 1996.

[ 14 ] Brender J. Session on Technology Assessment: Introductory Remarks. Fourteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe ’97, Thessaloniki 25-29th May 1997.

[ 15 ] McNair P, Brender J. IT-supported Diagnostics and Treatment. Sct. Jacob Rotary Club, Ballerup, October 1997. (in Danish)

[ 16 ] McNair P, Brender J. The Perspectives of OpenLabs in Denmark. Swedish Society for Clinical Chemistry’s Working Group on IT & Nomenclature. Rosenö, Stockholm, 22 nd of February 1998.

[ 17 ] Brender J. Methodology for User Assessment of IT-Based Solutions. Danish Society for Computer Science, Copenhagen, 5 th of February 1998. (in Danish)

[ 18*-W2 ] Brender J. Methodology for Constructive Assessment of IT-based Systems in an Organisational Context. IMIA WG 13 and IMIA WG 15 Working Conference on “Impact of Information Systems in Health Organisations and Health Care, State of the Art, New Evaluation Tools, New Opportunities, Conditions for Success”. Helsinki, 27 th February – 1 st March 1998.

[ 19-I11 ] McNair P, Brender J. Computer-Aided Test Selection and Result Validation – Opportunities and Pitfalls. Symposium on Consolidation and Integration of Laboratory Systems. Seventh International Congress on “Automation and New Technology in Clinical Laboratory”, Santiago de Compostela, 24-27 th of May 1998.

[ 20* ] McNair P, Brender J. The Computerised Laboratory – Benefits and Pitfalls; Session: Quality Assurance in Computerised Laboratories at the Analytical, Clinical & Pharmaceutical Laboratories, AOAC 6 th International Symposium / Workshop, Copenhagen 11-12 th of June 1998.

[ 21 ] McNair P, Brender J. Dynamic test schedules in automated laboratory. Workshop on Robotics and automation in the clinical Laboratory, XXVI Nordic Congress of Clinical Chemistry, Turku, Finland, 6.-10. June 1998.

[ 22* ] McNair P, Brender J. Usage of Control and Calibration material in the Clinical Laboratory, … are there Clinical Needs? Meeting of the DEKS User Group, Aarhus 17 th of September 1998 (in Danish).

[ 23-I14 ] McNair P, Brender J. Are Clinical Needs reflected in the Quality Control System for the Clinical Laboratory? Lab-Quality Days, Helsinki, 5 th of February 1999.

[ 24 ] McNair P, Brender J. Information Technology within the laboratory sector. Seminar on “Organisation of the laboratories and their diagnostic services”, Copenhagen County Healthcare Authority, Herlev, 9 th of March 2000. (In Danish)

[ 25* ] Brender J. Technology Assessment and IT. Workshop on Economic Issues and Technology Assessment, G8 GHAP Final Conference “Healthcare in the Information Age”, Berlin, Germany, 5 th of May 2000.

[ 26 ] Brender J. Meta-analysis of Studies on Assessment of IT-systems, - a Framework. Workshop on “Technology Assessment” by IMIA WG 15, Sixteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2000, Hannover, 27 th-31 st of August 2000.

[ 27 ] Brender J. Framework for analysis of studies on assessment of IT-based solutions. Workshop on “Technology Assessment and Quality Improvement” by IMIA WG 15 at the 10 th World Congress on “Health and Medical Informatics” Medinfo2001, London 2 nd-5 th of September 2001.

[ 28* ] Brender J. Skal vi stadig have og måske selv forvalte laboratorie-edb, - nyeste løsninger til laboratorie-edb. Session ”IT på laboratoriet, svar afgivelse og den elektroniske journal” ved DEKS User Meeting 2001, Odense 27th September 2001. (In Danish)

[ 29* ] Brender J, McNair P. Hvem har ansvaret for præsentation af laboratoriedata i EPJ? Members Meeting, Danish Society for Clinical Biochemistry, Copenhagen, 8 th February 2002. (In Danish)

[ 30 ] Brender J. Udvikling af metoder til evaluering/vurdering af IT-systemer; MUP-IT Projektet. Annual meeting 2002, How to assess the utility of IT-systems within the healthcare sector? Danish Society for Medical Informatics. Middelfart, 4 th April 2002. (in Danish)

[ 31 ] Brender J. How to prepare evaluation of an Electronic Healthcare Record. National Conference on Implementation of Electronic Healthcare Records at hospitals, EPJ-Observatory, Aalborg, 8 th June 2004. (in Danish)

[ 32*-W4 ] Brender J. Success and failure factors in health information systems development. Workshop on “Development of Good Evaluation Practice Guidelines in Health Care” by EFMI WG EVAL at the Nineteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2005, Geneva, 28 th of August - 1 st of September 2005.

[ 33 ] Brender J. Hvordan evalueres EPJ-projekter? EPJ-Observatoriet’s Annual Conference 2005, Nyborg, 26-27th of October 2005. (in Danish)

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1.9 Presentations with Proceeding

(P-number = number of publication in list of ‘Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series’; W-number = number of publication in list of ‘Publication on the World Wide Web’)

[ 1 ] Brender J, Selmer J. ELISA of human tissue type plasminogen activator applying monoclonal antibody. In: Jespersen J, Kluft C, Korsgaard O, eds. Clinical Aspects of Fibrinolysis and Thrombolysis. Esbjerg:South Jutland University Press, 1984, page 4.

[ 2 ] McNair P, O'Moore RR, Brender J. Data Reduction and Information Enhancement in Clinical Decision Making. In: Barber B, Cao, Qin D, Wagner G, eds. MEDINFO 89 Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Medical Informatics Beijing China 16-20 October 1989 and Singapore Republic of Singapore 11-15 December 1989. Amsterdam:North-Holland, 1989;1:201-203.

[ 3 ] Brender J, McNair P. WATCH THE SYSTEM, A User Opinion on Validation of Computer-Based Decision Support Systems in Medicine. In: Barber B, Cao D, Qin D, Wagner G, eds. MEDINFO 89 Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Medical Informatics Beijing China 16-20 October 1989 and Singapore Republic of Singapore 11-15 December 1989. Amsterdam:North-Holland, 1989;1:275-279.

[ 4 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H, Nolan J, Vingtoft S. Meta-knowledge as a Means for Quality Management in Knowledge-Based Systems. In: O'Moore RR, Bengtsson S, Bryant JR, Bryden JS, eds. Proceedings of the 9th Congress on Medical Informatics Europe 90, Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics 1990;40:360-367.

[ 5 ] McNair P, Brender J, Ladefoged S. Impact on the Resource Consumption From Application of a Sequential Test Selection Strategy. In: O'Moore RR, Bengtsson S, Bryant JR, Bryden JS, eds. Proceedings of the 9th Congress on Medical Informatics Europe 90, Glasgow Scotland, 20-23 rd August 1990. Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics 1990;40:381-387.

[ 6 ] Brender J. The KAVAS concept. In: Brender J, McNair P, eds. Proceedings of KAVAS Workshop. Technical Report PLAN-1.3 of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990, pages 1-4.

[ 7 ] Brender J, McNair P, Raun H, Nolan J, Vingtoft S. Meta-knowledge, a literature survey on aspects of quality of knowledge. In: Brender J, McNair P. (eds.) Proceedings of KAVAS Workshop. Technical Report PLAN-1.3 of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990, pages 87-94.

[ 8 ] McNair P, Brender J, Vingtoft S. Meta-knowledge metrics for quality assesment. In: Brender J, McNair P, eds. Proceedings of KAVAS Workshop. Technical Report PLAN-1.3 of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990, pages 95-100.

[ 9 ] Nolan J, McNair P, Brender J. Factors influencing the transferability of medical decision support systems. In: Brender J, McNair P, eds. Proceedings of KAVAS Workshop. Technical Report PLAN-1.3 of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990, pages 101-111.

[ 10 ] Brender J. The future perspective of TELEMEDICINE. In: McNair P, Brender J, eds. Proceedings of Workshop on Issues in Transfer of Medical Data Information and Knowledge. Brussels 23rd October 1990. 1990, pages 11-13.

[ 11 ] McNair P, Nolan J, Brender J. A Pilot Study of Factors Hampering Transferability of Medical Knowledge-based Systems. In: McNair P, Brender J, eds. Proceedings of Workshop on Issues in Transfer of Medical Data Information and Knowledge. Brussels 23rd October 1990. 1990, pages 69-80.

[ 12 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Talmon J, O'Moore R, Barber B, Drosos P, Vingtoft S. The KAVAS (A1021) Project - Ideas Results and Perspective. In: Proceedings of the AIM Euroforum Conference “Key Trends in Information and Communication Technologies for Health Care in Europe”. Sevilla Spain, December 13-15th 1990. Madrid:Bouncopy S.A. 1990, pages 207-214.

[ 13 ] Brender J. Can/shall the Danish IT-industry be active within the Health Care Sector after 1992? In: Conference on The Health Care Sector Goes On-Line. Dansk Dataforening. Copenhagen 27th February 1991.

[ 14 ] McNair P, Brender J. Validity of Systems Application. User Confidence in Case Application. In: Talmon J, Fox J, eds. Knowledge-based Systems in Medicine: Methods Applications and Evaluation. Proceedings of the Workshop on Systems Engineering in Medicine. Maastricht Netherlands, 16-18 th March 1989. Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics 1991;47:304-311.

[ 15 ] Talmon JL, Braspenning P, Brender J, McNair P. Machine Learning in data rich domains - Some experiences from the KAVAS project. In: Stefanelli M, Hasman A, Fieschi M, Talmon J, eds. Proceedings of the Third Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Maastricht Netherlands, 24-27 th June 1991. Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics 1991;44:283-293.

[ 16 ] Clarke K, O'Moore R, Smeets R, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P, Nykänen P, Grimson J, Barber B. A Methodology for Evaluation of Knowledge-Based Systems. In: Adlassnig K-P, Grabner G, Bengtson S, Hansen R, eds. Medical Informatics Europe 1991, Proceedings, Vienna Austria, 19-22 nd August 1991. Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics 1991;45:361-370.

[ 17 ] Talmon JL, Braspenning P, McNair P, Brender J. Machine learning in medical domains: some experiences of the KAVAS project. In: Lun K, Degoulet P, Piemme TE, Rienhoff O, eds. Proceedings of the Seventh World Congress on Medical Informatics. Amsterdam:North-Holland. 1992, pages 447-453.

[ 18 ] Brender J. Emerging concepts in the medical record - Some views from the OpenLabs (A2028) and KAVAS-2 (A2019) Projects. In: Proceedings of AIM - CEN European Workshop on the Medical Record. Brussels 31st April - 2nd May 1993. CEC DG XIII:Brussels, 1993;II:210-214.

[ 19 ] Brender J. Assessment of knowledge based systems: the methodology / terminology chosen in the KAVAS project. In: ATIM Assessment of information Technology in Medicine, Report of Methodology Workshop. Brussels, Belgium 28th November 1993, pages 33-35.

[ 20 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Egmont-Petersen M, McNair P. Measuring quality of medical knowledge. In: Barahona P, Veloso M, Bryant J, eds. MIE 94 Proceeding of the Twelfth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Lisbon 22-26th May 1994. 1994, pages 69-74.

[ 21 ] Karthaus V, Thygesen H, Egmont-Petersen M, Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P. User-requirements driven learning. In: Barahona P, Veloso M, Bryant J, eds. MIE 94 Proceeding of the Twelfth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Lisbon 22-26th May 1994. 1994, pages 52-56.

[ 22-P10 ] Brender J, Talmon J, McNair P. Framework for quality assessment of knowledge. Third International ISKO Conference (Knowledge Organisation and Quality Management), Copenhagen Denmark 20-24th June 1994.

[ 23 ] McNair P, Brender J. Development and assessment of protocols for “dynamic requesting”. 2nd Danish Congress in Clinical Biochemistry. Aarhus Denmark, 1995, page 18.

[ 24-P16 ] Beuscart-Zephir M-C, Brender J, Souf N, Ménager-Depriester I. Cognitive Evaluation for the Assessment of Information Technology in Healthcare. Thirteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe ’96, Copenhagen 19-22th August 1996.

[ 25-P18 ] Brender J. Assessment of IT-Based Solutions in Healthcare: Trends in Today’s Practice and Justification of Tomorrow’s Approach. Fourteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe ’97, Thessaloniki 25-29th May 1997.

[ 26-P19 ] Brender J, McNair P, Nøhr C. Research needs and priorities within Healthcare – early results of a Delphi Study. Fifteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe ’99, Ljubljana 22-26th August 1999.

[ 27-P20 ] Brender J, McNair P. User Requirements in a System Development & Evaluation Context. Sixteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2000, Hannover, 27 th-31 st of August 2000.

[ 28-P22 ] Brender J. Review of pitfalls and perils in evaluation of IT-Based Solutions (MUP-IT Project). ECITE 2002 Paris, 15-16 th July 2002.

[ 29-P23 ] Brender J, McNair P. Tools for Constructive Assessment of bids to a Call for Tender - some experiences. Seventeenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2002, Budapest, 25 th-29 th of August 2002.

[ 30-P24 ] Brender J, Schou-Christensen J, McNair P. A case study on Constructive Assessment of bids to a Call for Tender. Seventeenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2002, Budapest, 25 th-29 th of August 2002.

[ 31-W3 ] Brender J. An Overview of Evaluation Methods. Workshop on “Good Evaluation of Health Informatics Applications”, Eleventh World Congress on Medical Informatics, Medinfo 2004, San Francisco, 7 th-11 th of August 2004.

[ 32-P25 ] Brender J, McNair P. Meta-level concepts as a basis for structuring data. 4 th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics, 24 th-25 th of August 2006, Aalborg.

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1.10 Presentations without Proceeding

[ 1 ] Brender J, Andersen PE. Own results with the Oldendorf method. Seminar in the Oldendorf Method for measurement of transport across the blood‑brain‑barrier. Institute of Psycochemistry, Rigshospital. Copenhagen Denmark, Autumn 1972.

[ 2 ] Brender J. Distribution of labour and responsibility between technician and machine. Danish Society for Medical Engineering. Hvidovre Denmark, May 1981.

[ 3 ] Brender J. Performance of the LABOR system. Colloqium at the Department of Clinical Chemistry, Hvidovre Hospital. Hvidovre Denmark, October 1981.

[ 4 ] Brender J, Otterstrøm I. Quality Control ‑ as viewed from the user perspective. Invited lecture at the Institute of Computer Science, Copenhagen University. Copenhagen Denmark, November 1982.

[ 5 ] Brender J. Measurement of plasminogen activator by means of the ELISA technique. Colloqium at the Department of Clinical Chemistry, Hvidovre Hospital. Hvidovre Denmark, August 1983.

[ 6 ] Brender J. ELISA for t-plasminogen aktivator in plasma. Colloqium at the Department of Clinical Chemistry, Hvidovre Hospital. Hvidovre Denmark, April 1984.

[ 7 ] Brender J. Experiences from the Laboratory Information System LABCOM. Seminar in Medical Informatics ‑ Status and Perspectives. Danish Society for Medical Informatics. Copenhagen Denmark, 19th September 1985.

[ 8 ] Brender J. Impressions from the MEDINFO congress - viewed in a broad perspective. Danish Society for Medical Informatics. Copenhagen Denmark, 8th February 1990.

[ 9 ] Brender J. A concrete investigation of objectives fulfillment and of problems at the application of a Laboratory Information System. Danish Society for Clinical Chemistry. Copenhagen Denmark, 9th February 1990.

[ 10 ] Nolan J, McNair P, Brender J. Factors influencing transferability of knowledge-based Systems. European Society for Clinical Investigation. Maastricht Netherlands, April 1990.

[ 11 ] Brender J. Meta-knowledge. AIMCOM-6. Brussels Belgium, 31st May 1990.

[ 12 ] Brender J. Knowledge-Based Systems in general praxis. Danish Society for Medical Informatics. Copenhagen Denmark, 6th September 1990.

[ 13 ] Brender J. Quality and Information Systems. Workshop on Quality and Measurement in Health Care Informatics' Specific Contexts. 4th AIM Concertation Meeting Commission of the European Communities Directorate-General XIII/F-6. Brussels Belgium, 6th July 1992.

[ 14 ] Brender J. Concepts in Quality of Knowledge. 5th AIM Concertation Meeting Commission of the European Communities Directorate-General XIII/C3. Brussels Belgium, 1st December 1992.

[ 15 ] Brender J, McNair P. Telemedical Consultancy Services. Position paper in the EPISTOL Working Conference on CKD-Techniques. European Communities DG XIII/C, Brussels Belgium, 30 th November 1993.

[ 16 ] McNair P, Brender J, O'Moore R. The KAVAS Evaluation Methodology, some experiences with the evaluation of user requirements and functional specifications. Workshop, Lanaken Belgium Belgium, 24-25th May 1993. ATIM Accompanying Measure under the DG XIII/C of the European Commission, 1993.

[ 17 ] McNair P, Brender J. Transferability of Knowledge-Based Systems in Medicine. 12th AIM Concertation Meeting. European Commission DG XIII/C. Brussels Belgium, 1st April 1994.

[ 18 ] Brender J, McNair P. Quality Assurance in the development and application of clinical protocols. Conference on Guidelines and Protocols for Clinical Practice, AIM Programme under the DG XIII/C of the European Commission, Brussels Belgium, April 1994.

[ 19 ] Brender J. Pitfalls and perils in experimental assessment of IT-based solutions. Special Topic Conference 2002 of the European Federation for Medical Informatics on “The e-volution of IT in the Health Care System”, MIE2002 STC, Nicosia Cypress, 8-10 th March 2002.

[ 20 ] Brender J. Evaluation/assessment of IT-based solutions. Workshop Conference on Methods for Handling Organizational Change at the Implementation of Electronic Patient Records, workshop on How to Assess the Development So That the Results Can Be Used Constructively? EPJ Observatory, Copenhagen, 4 th of June 2002.

[ 21 ] Brender J. MUP-IT Project, Summary of Ideas, Approach and Achievements. Workshop on Technology Assessment and Quality Improvement. Seventeenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2002, Budapest, 25 th-29 th of August 2002.

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1.11 Posters with Proceeding

(P-number = number of publication in list of ‘Publications in Scientific Journals/Book Series’; C-number = number of publication in list of CD-publications)

[ 1-P7 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Nykänen P, O'Moore R, Drosos P, McNair P. KAVAS-2: Knowledge Acquisition Visualisation and Assessment System. The 4th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Europe, 3-6th October 1993, Munich, Germany. 1993.

[ 2-P8 ] Brender J, Talmon J, Egmont-Petersen M, Schiøler T, McNair P. KAVAS's Framework for quality assessment of medical knowledge. The 4th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Europe, 3-6th October 1993, Munich, Germany. 1993.

[ 3-P9 ] McNair P, Karthaus V, Talmon J, Thygesen H, Schiøler T, Brender J. KAVAS's Conditioning of the Induction Algorithm. The 4th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Europe, 3-6th October 1993, Munich, Germany. 1993.

[ 4-C1 ] Brender J. Evaluating success and failure factors in health information systems development. The MIE2006, 20 th International Congress on Medical Informatics Europe, 27-30 th August 2006, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 2006.

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1.12 Posters with/without a Proceeding Abstract

[ 1 ] Selmer J, Brender J, Suenson E, Thorsen S. Characterization of mono‑chain tissue‑type plasminogen activator (t‑PA) purified by immunosorption to a monoclonal antibody. In: Jespersen J, Kluft C, Korsgaard O, eds. Clinical Aspects of Fibrinolysis and Thrombolysis, Abstracts. Esbjerg:South Jutland University Press. Scandinavian Conference on Clinical Aspects of Fibrinolysis and Thrombolysis 9-10 th September 1983, Esbjerg Denmark, page 57.

[ 2 ] Brender J, McNair P. The KAVAS Concept. AIM Euroforum Conference “Key Trends in Information and Communication Technologies for Health Care in Europe”. Sevilla Spain, December 13-15th 1990.

[ 3 ] Brender J, McNair P. Meta-knowledge, The Concept for Assessing Quality of Knowledge in KAVAS. AIM Euroforum Conference “Key Trends in Information and Communication Technologies for Health Care in Europe”. Sevilla Spain, December 13-15th 1990.

[ 4 ] O'Moore R, Clarke K, Brender J, Nykänen P, Smeets R, McNair P, Barber B, Talmon J, Grimson J. A methodology for evaluation of knowledge-based systems. AIM Euroforum Conference “Key Trends in Information and Communication Technologies for Health Care in Europe”. Sevilla Spain, December 13-15th 1990.

[ 5 ] Brender J, Magdal U, Wiegell B, Schiøler T, McNair P. Challenges in development and management of cost effective test selection strategies in laboratory medicine. CCL '92 Conference on Computing in Clinical Laboratories. Dublin Ireland, 8-9 th October, 1992, page 62.

[ 6 ] Clarke K, Brender J, Sinnot M, Griffin D, O’Moore R, Grimson J. Evaluation of User Requirements and Functional Specification Documents. In: Barahona P, Veloso M, Bryant J, eds. MIE 94 Proceeding of the Twelfth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Lisbon Portugal, 22-26 th May 1994. 1994, page 704.

[ 7 ] Talmon J, Brender J, McNair P, Weber S, Demeester M. KAVIAR: A tool for the optimization of health care. European Conference on Health Informatics 1995, Paris France, October 1995.

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1.13 Editing

[ 1 ] Brender J, McNair P, eds. Proceeding of KAVAS Workshop. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990; PLAN-1.3. (Public Report).

[ 2 ] Nolan J, Schiøler T, Brender J, McNair P, eds. Critique of the evaluation methodology. Technical Report of the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project. 1990; EM-2.1. (Public Report).

[ 3 ] McNair P, Brender J, eds. Proceedings of Workshop on Issues in Transfer of Medical Data Information and Knowledge. Brussels 23rd October 1990. pp. 173.

[ 4 ] Brender J, Grimson W, Yearworth M, Grimson J, McNair P, eds. Specification of the Architecture for an Open Clinical Laboratory Information Systems Environment. Technical Report ARCH-3 of the OpenLabs (A2028) AIM Project, 1995. pp. 251 (Public Report).

[ 5 ] Brender J, Christensen JP, Scherrer J-R, McNair P. Medical Informatics Europe ’96. Amsterdam:IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics 1996;34. pp. 1122.

[ 6 ] Weber S, Brender J, Nøhr C. Medical Informatics Europe 96, Human Facets in Information Technologies. (interactive CD-ROM).

[ 7 ] Brender J, McNair P, Scherrer J-R, Hasman A. Special Issue: Human Facets in Information Technology. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 1997;54(1-2).

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2. POSTGRADUATE TEACHING ACTIVITIES

[ 1 ] Lecturer in Project Management, The Danish School of Public Administration.
December 1982 - January 1984.
Lecture: “Quality Assurance - as seen from the users’ perspective”.

[ 2 ] Lecturer in Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine Copenhagen University.
31 st November - 2 nd December 1989.
Lecture: “‘Data reduction’ as part of the specialist-training in clinical chemistry” at the medical specialty training in clinical biochemistry.

[ 3 ] Tutor, Academy of the Technical Sciences.
September 1990 - May 1992.
Business PhD: “Neural networks in an integrated knowledge acquisition software environment”, Michael Egmont-Petersen Project, no EF 0348.

[ 4 ] Lecturer in Change Management, the MANAS Healthcare Reform Team, Ministry of Health, Kyrgyzstan.
February 1995.
Course: “Design of the Healthcare Reform” for the Ministry of Health (one week).

[ 5 ] Tutor at the Medical Informatics Europe ’96, Thirteenth International Congress in Medical Informatics, Copenhagen.
18 th of August 1996.
Tutorial: “How to Assess Health Telematics with Impact”.

[ 6 ] Lecturer in Quality Management, NOVI Research Park, Aalborg.
3 rd of December 1998.
Lecture: “The User Requirements Specification within a Quality Management Perspective”

[ 7 ] Lecturer at the master and bachelor education in Health Informatics, Aalborg University.
22 nd of January 1999.
Lecture: “The User Requirements Specification within a Quality Management Perspective”

[ 8 ] Tutor at the Medical Informatics Europe 2003, The Eighteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, St Malo, France, 4 th of May 2003.
Tutorial: “An Introduction into the Evaluation of Information Technology in Health care”.

[ 9 ] Lecturer at Danish Society for Clinical Biochemistry’s course on Administration for biochemists, Vejle 5 th of February 2004.
Lecture 1: “IT - requirements on a User Requirements Specification”
Lecture 2: “User Requirements Specification in a project perspective”

[ 10 ] Tutor at the Medical Informatics Europe Special Topics Conference 2004, 13 th of June 2004, Munich.
Tutorial: ”Introduction to the evaluation of health information systems”

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3. APPOINTMENTS

3.1 Appointments as Expert

[ 1 ] Member of working group SYDPOL‑5 "Computer-based decision support in clinical medicine" under the Nordic Research Program SYDPOL ("SYstem Development environment and Profession Oriented Languages"), Nordforsk, the Nordic Council of Ministers. 1986-1989.

[ 2 ] Representative of the Danish Society for Medical Informatics at the expert panel S273 "Standardization of Medical Informatics in CEN/TC251". 1992 - 1996.

[ 3 ] Appointed Expert for the CEN/TC251 PT010 on Health Care Information Framework 1992 -1996.

[ 4 ] Member of expert panel for the Danish Ministry of Health, Standardisation Issues for the Electronic Healthcare Record Project, 1996.

[ 5 ] Co-chairman of IMIA Working Group 15 “Technology Assessment and Quality Improvement”. March 2002-.

[ 6 ] Co-chairman of EFMI Working Group “Technology Assessment”. August 2002-.

[ 7 ] Appointed as member of the Editorial Board of International Journal of Medical Informatics for the period 2004-2006, 2007-2009.

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3.2 Organising Committees

[ 1 ] Organising Committee for the Workshop “Knowledge Acquisition Visualization and Assessment”. Public workshop organized by the KAVAS (A1021) AIM Project, Copenhagen, 11-12th of June 1990.

[ 2 ] Scientific Advisory Committee for the AIM Euroforum Conference “Key Trends in Information and Communication Technologies for Health Care in Europe”. Sevilla Spain, December 13-15th 1990.

[ 3 ] Organising Committee for the Workshop “Issues in Transfer of Medical Data Information and Knowledge”. Commission of the European Communities Directorate-General XIII/F-6 Brussels 23rd October 1990.

[ 4 ] Member of Steering Group for the NordAIM Research and Development Program funded by Nordic Industry Fund 1991 - 1994.

[ 5 ] Workshop on “Evaluation of Knowledge-Based Systems and Quality of Knowledge”. 5th AIM Concertation Meeting Commission of the European Communities Directorate-General XIII/C3 Brussels 1st December 1992.

[ 6 ] Programme Committee for the 5th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Europe, AIME ‘95 Conference in Pavia.

[ 7 ] Member of Organizing Committee for the international Congress Medical Informatics Europe '96. 1991- 96. Congress Academic Secretary from 1994.

[ 8 ] Organiser of the workshop on “Economic Issues and Technology Assessment”, G8 GHAP Final Conference “Healthcare in the Information Age”, Berlin, Germany, 4-5 May 2000.

[ 9 ] Co-organiser of the workshop on “Technology Assessment and Quality Improvement”. Seventeenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2002, Budapest, 25 th-29 th of August 2002.

[ 10 ] Co-organiser of the workshop “How to systematically conduct evaluation studies of health information systems”. Eighteenth International Congress of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Medical Informatics Europe 2003, St. Malo, 4 th-7 th of August 2003.

[ 11 ] Member of Scientific Board of the Medical Informatics Europe Special Topic Conference ”Contribution of Medical Informatics to Health, Integrated Clinical Data and Knowledge to support Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Home Care” 2004, Munich, 13-16 th of June 2004.

[ 12 ] Co-organiser of the workshop “Good Evaluation of Health Informatics Applications”. Eleventh World Congress of on Medical Informatics, Medinfo 2004, San Francisco, 7 th-11 th of September 2004.

[ 13 ] Member of the Scientific Program Committee for the international conference on “Human Factors Engineering in Health Informatics”, Aarhus, Denmark, June 7-8 th 2007.

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3.3 Refereeing

[ 1 ] MIE 88, “Medical Informatics Europe '88 Congress”, Rome October 1988.

[ 2 ] MEDINFO 89, “Sixth Conference on Medical Informatics”, Beijing China October 1989 and Singapore Republic of Singapore, December 1989.

[ 3 ] International Journal of Methods and Programs in BioMedicine, 1993, 1994.

[ 4 ] MIE 94, “Medical Informatics Europe '96 Congress”, Lisbon May 1988.

[ 5 ] MEDINFO 95, “Eighth Conference on Medical Informatics”, Vancouver, June 1995.

[ 6 ] Computer Methods and Programs in Medicine, 1994.

[ 7 ] AIME ‘95, “Fifth Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Europe”, Pavia, June 1995.

[ 8 ] MEDINFO’98, “Ninth World Congress on Medical Informatics”, Seoul, August 1998.

[ 9 ] International Journal of Medical Informatics, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004.

[ 10 ] MIE 2002, “Medical Informatics Europe 2002 Congress”, Budapest, August 2002.

[ 11 ] MIE 2003, “New Navigators: from Professionals to Patients”, St.Malo, August 2003.

[ 12 ] Yearbook of Medical Informatics 2004, 2005.

[ 13 ] Methods of Information in Medicine 2004.

[ 14 ] MIE2005, “Connecting Medical Informatics and Bio-Informatics”, Geneva, August 2005.

[ 15 ] MIE2006, “Ubiquity: Technologies for better health in aging societies”, Maastricht, The Netherlands, August 2006.
          • submitted papers
          • Erasmus Poster Award

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