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Newcomer Award

Newcomer Award 2019

Application Deadline
February 24, 2020

Start Your Career at DMEA in Berlin!

Europe’s most important event for digital health is not only the place where every reputable producer of IT in healthcare is represented but is also a unique career opportunity for graduates. Every year, 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.

In two categories the best three theses will be awarded with prize money:

Bachelor theses: 1st prize: €1,500 – 2nd prize: €1,000 – 3rd prize: €500

Master theses: 1st prize: €2,000 – 2nd prize: €1,000 – 3rd prize: €500

In order to participate, students can apply here with their bachelor or master thesis until 24 February 2020.

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 DMEA 2020. There the jury will elect the winners.

Important Information
  • Application deadline: 24.02.2020
  • Announcement of finalists: Beginning of April 2020
  • Notes on Abstract Creation (PDF, 68.3 kB)
  • Blocking notices: The work will only be made available to the jury, which will treat the documents confidentially. If necessary, please obtain an exemption and send it to Juliane Müller.
Application Form

Your contact for questions about the Newcomer Award:
Juliane Müller
T +49 30 2062258-57

Details for submission:

The following data has to be submitted online until 24 February 2020:

Only papers which have been submitted to a university after 05 February 2019 will be accepted.

Assessment Criteria
  • Practical relevance / Value for users: 40%
  • Methodology: 15%
  • Structure, layout, presentation of the work: 15%
  • Originality / Innovation: 15%
  • Quality of the scientific / technical content: 15%

Review: Newcomer Award 2019

This year GMDS, BVMI, KH-IT and bvitg awarded successful and practical dissertations in the area of Healthcare IT with the DMEA Newcomer Award 2019.

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.

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Arne Peine

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg

1. Place – Master's Thesis

Anwendung von künstlicher Intelligenz und Machine Learning in der Medizin: Eine ökonomische und medizininformatische Betrachtung

Foto Stefan Niewöhner

Stephan Niewöhner

Münster University

2. Place - Master's Thesis

Conception and Implementation of a Novel Mobile System for the Assessment of Movement Disorders

Foto Philipp Unberath

Philipp Unberath

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg

3. Place – Master's Thesis

cBioPortal als Plattform für die translationale Forschung - Prototypische Einführung und Erweiterung

Foto Tanja Nedovic

Tanja Nedovic

Berne University of Applied Sciences

1. Place – Bachelor's Thesis

Mobiles Medikamentenmanagement

Foto Nesljihan Umeri-Sali

Nesljihan Umeri-Sali

Berne University of Applied Sciences

1. Place – Bachelor's Thesis

Mobiles Medikamentenmanagement

Foto Tanja Eichner

Tanja Eichner

Heidelberg University / Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences

2. Place – Bachelor's Thesis

Generative Adversarial Networks for Automated Hippocampus Segmentation

Foto Borislav Degenkolb

Borislav Degenkolb

Heidelberg University / Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences

3. Place – Bachelor's Thesis

Myopie-Erkennung mithilfe des Landolt-Sehtests unter Verwendung der VR-Technologie am Beispiel der Samsung Gear VR

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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

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

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

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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

The jury members of the DMEA Newcomer Award are listening attentively