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Tom Ongwere

Assistant Professor

Full-Time Faculty

College of Arts and Sciences: Computer Science

Contact

Email: Tom Ongwere
Phone: 937-229-3330
JHH 242
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Degrees

  • Ph.D., Health Informatics, Indiana University, Bloomington, 2021
  • M.Sc., Informatics, Indiana University, Bloomington, 2018
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, Namibia University Science and Technology, 2015
  • B.Sc., Information Technology Honors Degree in Software Engineering, Polytechnic of Namibia, 2014
  • B.Sc., Information Technology, St. Lawrence University in Uganda, 2011

 

Classes Taught

  • CPS 501: Advanced Programming and Data Structures
  • CPS 151: Algorithm and Programming II
  • CPS 150: Algorithm and Programming I
  • CPS 149: Creative Media App
  • CPS/499: Pervasive Health Applications
  • UDI230: Creative Analytics IV: AI
  • CPS 341: Discrete Structures

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • Undergraduate Committee Member (2020-present)
  • Mentor: The Deans’ Summer undergraduate fellowship (2020-present)

 

Research Interests

  • Computational Medicine
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Mobile Applications Development and Design
  • Personal Health Informatics
  • Artificial Intelligence

 

Publications

Tom Ongwere, Gabrielle Cantor, Patrick C. Shih, James Clawson, and Kay Connelly. Design for Care of Discordant Chronic Comorbidities: A comparison of Providers and Patients Perspectives. In Proceedings of Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (PervasiveHealth), 2020 International Conference. IEEE, 2020.

Tom Ongwere, Gabrielle Cantor, Patrick Shih, James Clawson, and Kay Connelly. Design Hotspots for Care of Discordant Chronic Comorbidities: Patients’ Perspective. In the Proceedings of the ACM conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (NordiCHI 2018).

Annu Sible Prabhakar, Lucia Guerra Reyes, Anne Effron, Vanessa M. Kleinschmidt, Maggie Driscoll, Charles Peters, Vanessa Pereira, Majdah Alshehri, Tom Ongwere and Katie A. Siek. "Let Me Know If You Need Anything”: Support Realities of New Mothers, Submitted to Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (Pervasive-Health 2017).