MUST-EH workshop





Important Dates

submit your paper through:
CMT Submission Site

Paper submission due:
March 3, 2017

Notification of acceptance:

April 19, 2017

Camera ready submission:
April 19, 2017

Workshop days:

July 10/14, 2017

The 7th International IEEE Workshop on

Multimedia Services and Technologies for E-health

(MUST-EH 2017)

July 10/14, 2017 Hong Kong

In conjunction with IEEE ICME 2017 (ICME2017)

Today multimedia services and technologies play an important role in providing and managing e-health services to anyone, anywhere and anytime seamlessly. These services and technologies facilitate doctors and other health care professionals to have immediate access to e-health information for efficient decision making as well as better treatment. Researchers are working in developing various multimedia tools, techniques and services to better support e-health initiatives. In particular, works in e-health record management, elderly health monitoring, real-time access of medical images and video are of great interest.

 This workshop aims to report high quality research on recent advances in various aspects of e-health, more specifically to the state-of-the-art approaches, methodologies and systems in the design, development, deployment and innovative use of multimedia services, tools and technologies for health care. Authors are solicited to submit complete unpublished papers in the following, but not limited to: 

  • Serious Games for Health
  • Multimedia big data for health care applications • 
  • Adaptive exergames for health 
  • Multimedia Enhanced Learning 
  • Training & Simulation for Health 
  • Sensor and RFID technologies for e-health 
  • Cloud-based health Services
  • Resource allocation for Media Cloud-assisted health care
  • Medication adherence
  • Wearable health monitoring
  • Health record management
  • e- health service management
  • Context-aware e-Health services and applications
  • Elderly health monitoring
  • Collaborative e-health
  • Cloud based health care 
  • Haptics for Surgical/medical Systems


Organizing Co-chairs

M. Shamim Hossain, King Saud University, KSA

Stefan Goebel, Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM), TU Darmstadt, Germany

Jihad Alja’am, Qatar University, Qatar

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Marquette University, USA 

Technical Co-Chair

Susan Malaika, IBM, USA

Majdi Rawasdeh, PSU, Jordan

Technical Program Committee (Tentative)

 Robert Istepanian, Kingston University, London, UK
Tom Baranowski, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Stefan Goebel, Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM), TU Darmstadt, Germany
Syed  M. Rahman, University of Hawai, USA
Mukaddim Pathan, Australian National University (ANU), Australia
Gamhewage Chaminda de Silva, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Abdulmotaleb El Saddik, University of Ottawa, Canada
Kaoru Sezaki, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Mark Pickering, UNSW, Australia
Muhammad Ghulam, CCIS, King Saud University, KSA
Susan Malaika, IBM, USA
Al-Sakib Khan Pathan, UAP and SEU
Jorge Parra, Ikerlan-IK4, Spain
Nada Philip, Kingston University, London
Md. Mehedi Masud, Taif University, KSA
Mehedi Hassan, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
Geoff Skinner, The University of Newcastle, Australia
Atif Shamim, King Abdullah University Of Science & Technology, KSA
Josef Wiemeyer, TU Darmstadt, Germany
Jiafu Wan, SCUT, China
Lennart Nacke, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Anders Drachen, AGORA Informatics, Denmark
Georgios Yannakakis, IT University of Kopenhagen, Denmark
Simon McCallum, Gjøvik University College, Hedmark, Norway


Paper Submission

Submission guidelines: Full-length papers of 6 pages in length. Detailed submission instructions are available at:

Submission website:

Accepted papers will be published by IEEE in the workshop proceedings along with the IEEE ICME 2017 proceedings.

Extended versions of some selected accepted papers will be invited to submit to a special issue of  an ISI journal

Technical Program

July 11-xx- Room No:x, xxxxxx

Time Paper ID Paper Title Authors



Contact: Shamim: mshossain (at), Stefan: stefan (at) goebel (at) or Jihad: jaam (at)