Enrico Coiera (PhD 1990)

Enrico Coiera developed a qualitative model of electrolyte balance in intensive care patients. This was used to build an expert system for patient monitoring. He also developed a novel method for learning qualitative models. After 10 years as project manager at Hewlett-Packard’s research laboratory in the UK, Enrico returned to UNSW and is now Professor of Medical Informatics at Macquarie University.