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Adam Rule, MS


PhD Student

Research Interest

  • Clinical Informatics
  • Interruption & Multitasking
  • Distributed Cognition

Selected Publications

  • Design Thinking in Radiation Oncology. Adam Rule, Erin Gillespie, Nadir Weibel, Todd Pawlicki. HFES Healthcare 2016.
  • Thinking in 4D: Preserving and Sharing Mental Context Across Time. Adam Rule, Aurelien Tabard, Jim Hollan. CSCW 2016.
  • Validating free-text order entry for a note-centric EHR. Adam Rule, Steven Rick, Michael Chiu, Phillip Rios, Shazia Ashfaq, Alan Calvitti, Wesley Chan, Nadir Weibel, Zia Agha. AMIA 2015.
  • Restoring the Context of Interrupted Work with Desktop Thumbnails. Adam Rule, Aurelien Tabard, Karen Boyd and Jim Hollan. Cog Sci 2015.


  • B.S. Industrial Engineering- University of Illinois
  • M.S. Human Centered Design & Engineering- University of Washington


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