Samuel Stewart

About Me

samuel stewart
Dr. Stewart is a trained health informatician with a keen interest in health data, health research and communication technologies. He has considerable experience in the field with numerous publication in both technical/medical journals and conference publications. He has research collaboration experience across the entire medical research community.

Research Interests

Health systems evaluation; Knowledge translation; Health data analytics; Online communities of practice; Social network analysis.

Dr. Stewart is interested in making better use of existing health data to improve patient care; improving health systems evaluation to provide meaningful feedback to health system stakeholders; improving inter-professional and patient-caregiver communication using technological innovations; and improving clinical decision support.


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Samuel Alan Stewart; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Linking Like-minded Professionals within an Online Medical Community Based on their Message Content Inproceedings

In: Abidi, Syed; Bath, Peter (Ed.): 16th Intl. Symp. on Health Information Management Research, Halifax, 2013.

BibTeX | Tags: Knowledge Translation, Social Network Analysis


Samuel Alan Stewart; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

An Infobutton For Web 2.0 Clinical Discussions: The Knowledge Linkage Framework Journal Article

In: IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, 16 (1), pp. 129–135, 2012.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Health Informatics, Info-Button, Knowledge Linkage, Knowledge Translation, Web 2.0

Samuel Alan Stewart; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Applying Social Network Analysis to Understand the Knowledge Sharing Behaviour of Practitioners in a Clinical Online Discussion Forum. Journal Article

In: Journal of Medical Internet Research, 14 (6), pp. e170, 2012, ISSN: 1438-8871.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Experiential Knowledge, Knowledge Sharing, Knowledge Translation, Physician-Patient Relations, Social Network Analysis


Samuel Alan Stewart; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Allen Finley

Pediatric Pain Management Knowledge Linkages: Mapping Experiential Knowledge to Explicit Knowledge. Inproceedings

In: Stud Health Technol Inform, pp. 1184-8, Netherlands, 2010, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Experiential Knowledge, Knowledge Linkage, Knowledge Management, Knowledge Translation, Pediatric Pain