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Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings | Conference and Research Presentations

Below is a list of recent UARC research publications; please contact us if you are interested in publications from earlier years. For publications organized by research area, view individual Projects.

Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings

2016

  • Ismirle, J., O'Bara, I., Jackson, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2016). Touchscreen voting interface design for persons with dexterity impairments: Insights from usability evaluation of mobile voting prototype. In F.F.-H. Nah and C.-H. Tan (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 9752. HCI in Business, Government, and Organizations: Information Systems (pp. 159-170). Switzerland: Springer International.
  • Ismirle, J., O'Bara, I., Swierenga, S. J., & Jackson, J. (2016). Touchscreen voting interface design for persons with disabilities: Insights from usability evaluation of mobile voting prototype. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 2016 Annual Meeting, 60(1), 780-784. doi: 10.1177/1541931213601179
  • Post, L. A., Conner, T. L., Oehmke, J. F. Abujarad, F., Cooney, L. M., Brandt, C., Page, C., Swierenga, S. J., Biroscak, B. J., Esposito, C., & Dziura, J. (2016). Development and validation of the Emergency Department Geriatric Readmission Assessment at Yale (ED GRAY): Part 1, fundamental measurement. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 14(1), 1-14.
  • Post, L. A., Conner, T. L., Oehmke, J. F. Abujarad, F., Cooney, L. M., Brandt, C., Page, C., Swierenga, S. J., Biroscak, B. J., Esposito, C., & Dziura, J. (2016). Development and validation of the Emergency Department Geriatric Readmission Assessment at Yale (ED GRAY): Part 2, prognostic accuracy. British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 14(1), 1-8.

2015

  • Abujarad, F., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2015). The impact of usability on patient safety in long-term care. Strategic Social Media and Usability. In Nah & Tan (Eds.), Human-Computer Interaction in Business, HCIB 2015, LNCS 9191, pp. 221-231. Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015.
  • Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Swierenga, S. J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015). Joystick interaction strategies of individuals with dexterity impairments: Observations from the Smart Voting Joystick usability evaluation. In M. Antona & C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 9178. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Access to the Human Environment and Culture (pp. 192–203). Switzerland: Springer International.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Zantjer, R. S., Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015). Security implications for personal assistive technology in voting. In T. Tryfonas & I. Askoxylakis (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Vol. 9190. Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy, and Trust (pp. 582–591). Switzerland: Springer International.

2014

  • Abujarad, F., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2014). Management of on-line registries information for patient safety in long-term care. In Yamamoto, S. (Ed.), Human Interface and the Management of Information, Part II, HCII 2014, LNCS 8522, pp. 307-316. Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014.
  • Abujarad, F. A., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2014, March 17). Real-Time Screening to Improve Patient Safety in Long-term Care. Poster presentation at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 2014 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Leading the Way. Chicago, IL.
  • Coursaris, C. K., Swierenga, S. J., & Whitten, P. (2014). Usability and Accessibility of E-Health Websites: Enabling Nutrition and Physical Activity Education for Blind and Low Vision Internet Users. In D. Yannacopoulos, P. Manolitzas, N. Matsatsinis, & E. Grigoroudi (eds.), Evaluating Web Sites and Web Services: Interdisciplinary Perspectives in User Satisfaction. (pp. 204-223). IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-5129-6 http://www.igi-global.com/gateway/book/90538
  • Decloniemaclennan, R., Nemchik, J., Ismirle, J., Jackson, J., Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2014, March 19). Research-based mobile usability and accessibility guidelines. Presentation at the International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference. San Diego, CA.
  • Jackson, J. E. (2014). Towards Universally Accessible Typography: A Review of Research on Dyslexia. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 2, 155-165.
  • Jackson, J., & Swierenga, S. J. (2014). Assistive technology support for complex reading. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 1, 212-219.
  • Swierenga, S. J., & Pierce, G. L. (2014). Accessible voting systems usability measures. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 1, 146-154.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S. R., Mathew, A., & Jackson, J. E. (2014). Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines. Journal on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, 2, 144-154. Northridge, CA: California State University, Northridge.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Propst, D. B., Ismirle, J., Figlan, C., & Coursaris, C. K. (2014). Mobile design guidelines for outdoor recreation and tourism. In Nah, F.F.-H. (Ed.), Human-Computer Interaction in Business, HCII 2014, LNCS 8527, pp. 371-378. Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014.

Conference and Research Presentations

2016

  • Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., O'Bara, I., & Swierenga, S. J. (2016, March 25). Touchscreen user interface design for persons with dexterity impairments. Presented at the 31st Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Ismirle, J., O'Bara, I., Jackson, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2016, July 21). Touchscreen Voting Interface Design for Persons with Dexterity Impairments: Insights from a Usability Evaluation of a Mobile Voting Prototype. Paper presented at the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Toronto, Canada.
  • Ismirle, J., O'Bara, I., Swierenga, S. J., & Jackson, J. (2016, September 22). Touchscreen voting interface design for persons with disabilities: Insights from usability evaluation of mobile voting prototype. Paper presented at the 60th International Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

2015

  • Abujarad, F., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2015, August 5). The impact of usability on patient safety in long-term care. Presented at the Human-Computer Interaction International Conference, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Deaton, P. J. & Jackson, J. E. (2015, March 4). Communicating Digital Accessibility Principles to University Faculty. Presented at the 30th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Deaton, P., Sonka, K., Evans, N., & Jackson, J. E. (2015, November 18) Accessibility Policy and Implementation across Units at Michigan State University. Presented at Accessing Higher Ground Accessible Media, Web and Technology Conference, Westminster, CO.
  • Jackson, J. E. & Okolo, C. M. (2015, June 16). Digital Text for Poor Readers? It Depends. Presented at the 2015 Learning Environments for ALL Summer Institute, Traverse City, MI.
  • Jackson, J. E. (2015, June 25). Accessible Mobile Website Design and Evaluation. Presented at the User Experience Professionals Association Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Jackson, J. E. (2015, March 5). Dyslexia and Mobile Technology: Opportunities, Barriers, and Implications. Presented at the 30th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Jackson, J. E. (2015, November 13). Understanding Accessibility as Process. Presented at the Michigan State University Making Learning Accessible Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  • Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Swierenga, S. J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, August 6). Joystick interaction strategies of individuals with dexterity impairments: Observations from the Smart Voting Joystick usability evaluation Presented at the Human-Computer Interaction International Conference, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Pierce, G. L. (2015, November 13). Accessibility Evaluation Tools. Presented at the Michigan State University Making Learning Accessible Conference, East Lansing, MI.
  • Pierce, G. L., Jackson, J. E., & Swierenga, S. J. (2015, March 5). Accessible Mobile Interaction Design for Voting Systems. Presented at the 30th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Zantjer, R. S., Jackson, J. E., Ismirle, J., Blosser, S. R., & Pierce, G. L. (2015, August 5). Security implications for personal assistive technology in voting. Presented at the Human-Computer Interaction International Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

2014

  • Abujarad, F. A., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2014, June 25). Management of On-Line Registries Information for Patient Safety in Long-term Care. Presentation at HCI International, Crete, Greece, June 22-27.
  • Abujarad, F. A., Swierenga, S. J., Dennis, T. A., & Post, L. A. (2014, March 17). Real-Time Screening to Improve Patient Safety in Long-term Care. Poster presentation at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 2014 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Leading the Way. Chicago, IL.
  • Coursaris, C. K., Van Osch, W., & Swierenga, S. J. (2014, June 25). Usability: Methodologies for Informing Organizational Workflow or Product Development. Session Chair. Human-Computer Interaction International, Crete, Greece, June 22-27.
  • Decloniemaclennan, R., Nemchik, J., Ismirle, J., Jackson, J., Pierce, G. L., & Swierenga, S. J. (2014, March 19). Research-based mobile usability and accessibility guidelines. Presented at the 29th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Jackson, J. E. (2014, March). Towards Universally Accessible Typography: A Review of Research on Dyslexia. Presented at the 29th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Pierce, G. L., Blosser, S. R., Mathew, A., Decloniemaclennan, R., & Jackson, J. E. (2014, March 21). Smart Voting Joystick for accessible voting machines. Presented at the 29th Annual CSUN International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Swierenga, S. J., Propst, D. B., Ismirle, J., Figlan, C., and Coursaris, C. K. (2014, June 25). Mobile design guidelines for outdoor recreation and tourism. Presentation at HCI International, Crete, Greece.