2020

Design Opportunities and Challenges for App-Based Telemental Health Technologies for Teens and Young Adults

Pater, J. Coupe, A., Miller, A.D., Reining, L., Drouin, M. and Toscos, T. 

Proc.of the 14th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare. AAAI. [forthcoming]

How parents and their children used social media and technology at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and associations with anxiety

Drouin, M., McDaniel, B., Pater, J., and Toscos, T.

Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. [pdf]

Medication adherence for atrial fibrillation patients: triangulating measures from a smart pill bottle, e-prescribing software, and patient communication through the electronic health record

Toscos, T., Drouin, M., Pater, J., Flanagan, M., Wagner, S., Coupe, A, Ahmed, R., Mirro, M.J. 

JAMIA Open. 3(2), July 2020, 233-242. [link]

Parents' Feelings about School Re-opening during COVID-19: Survey Results from Northeast Indiana.

Flanagan, M.E., McDaniel, B.T., Drouin, M., Pater, J., Toscos, T.

PRC Report. [link]

Cyberbullying: Determining the Prevalence and Impact of Bullying and Cyberbullying as a Contributing Factor in Patients Who Have Been Admitted Into an Inpatients Facility

Kardys, K., Pfafman, R., Kerrigan, C., Reining, L., Drouin, M. Toscos, T., and Pater, J.

Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association. 26(3), 311-313. [link]

Data is People: New Challenges and Tensions in Social Media Research 

Pater, J., Nobles, A., Gilbert, S., Zimmer, M., and Fiesler, C.

14TH International Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM). AAAI. [pdf]

GROUP4Good: Exploring Positive Impacts of GROUP Research 

Pater, J., Badillo-Urquiola, K., Wisniewski, P., LaLone, N., & Jacobs, M.

In Companion of the 2020 ACM International Conference on Supporting Group Work (pp. 147-150). ACM. [pdf]

Digital Self-Harm: Implications of Eating Disordered Behaviors Online (Dissertation)

Pater, J.

Georgia Institute of Technology. [link]

 

2019

Exploring Indicators of Digital Self-Harm with Eating Disorder Patients: A Case Study

Pater, J., Farrington, B., Brown, Alycia, Reining, L., Toscos,T., and Mynatt, E.D.

Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 3, CSCW, Article 84 (November 2019), 26 pages. [pdf]

Selection Biases in Technology-based Intervention Research: Patients' Technology Use Relates to Both Demographic and Health-related Inequities

Toscos, T., Drouin, M., Pater, J.A., Flanagan, M., Pfafman, R., Mirro, M.

Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 26(8-9), 835-839. [link]

"Notjustgirls": Exploring male-related eating disordered content across social media platforms

Pater, J.A., Reining, L., Miller, A.D., Toscos, T. and Mynatt, E.D. 

In Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM. Paper 651, 1-13. [pdf]

 

Connecting ACEs to in-patient behavioral health treatment associated with bullying/cyberbullying

Pater, J.A., Pfafman, R. Reining, L., Drouin, M, Kerrigan, C., Kardys, K.  

American Public Health Association (APHA). November 2019, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

Understanding Cultural and Gender Differences of Eating Disordered Behaviors on Social Media

Pater, J.A., Mynatt, E.D.

International Conference on Eating Disorders. Academy of Eating Disorders. March 2019, New York, NY, USA.

Case Study: Conducting Qualitative Research with Substance Abuse Populations

Phelan, C. and Pater, J.A.

Presented at the Qualitative Research Methods for CSCW: Challenges and Opportunities. ACM Computer Supported and Cooperative Work and Social Computing Conference. Austin, TX [pdf]

Best Practices for Qualitative Data collection with a Vulnerable Patient Population

Pater, J.A. and Mynatt, E.D. 

Presented at the Qualitative Research Methods for CSCW: Challenges and Opportunities. ACM Computer Supported and Cooperative Work and Social Computing Conference. Austin, TX [pdf]

 

2018

Advancing the Agile Software Process: The case of modernizing the Army Community Service's information technology infrastructure. ​

Pater, J.A., Lie-Tjauw, S., Gonzalez, M., Kim, M., Isbell, S., and Severson, D.

In Proceedings of the 22nd World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (1-15). [pdf]

Characterizing the Presentation of Eating Disorders Across Social Media Platforms

Pater, J.A., and Mynatt, E.D.

International Conference on Eating Disorders. Academy of Eating Disorders. April 2018, Chicago, IL, USA. 

 

Conducting Research with Stigmatized Populations

Maestre, J.F., Eikey, E., Warner, M., Pater, J.A., Jacobs, M., Yarosh, S., Marcu, G., Shih, P. 

In Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work Social Computing. ACM. [pdf]

Research Ethics Town Hall Meeting

Bjorn, P., Fiesler, C., Muller, M., Pater, J.A., Wisniewski, P. 

In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM Conference on Supporting Groupwork, pp. 393-396. ACM. [pdf]

Does my research trigger you? Designing studies for patients with eating disorders

Pater, J.A. and Mynatt, E.D. (2018).

Presented at the Conducting Research with Stigmatized Populations. ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work Social Computing. Jersey City, NJ. [pdf]

Digital Self-harm: A case study of eating disorders and social media

Pater, J.A. and Mynatt, E.D. 

Presented at the Symposium on Computing and Mental Health. ACM Conference on Human Factors in computing Systems. Montreal. [pdf]
 

Does the Punishment fit the crime"? Online harassment policies and the case of self-harm.
Pater, J.A. and Fiesler, C. 

Presented at the Workshop on Understanding Bad Actors"  Online. ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Montreal. [pdf]

 

2017

Addressing medication adherence technology needs in an aging population

Pater, J.A., Owens, S., Farmer, S., Mynatt, E., and Fain, B. 

In Proceedings of the 11th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (58-67). ACM. [pdf]

Multimodal Classification of Moderated Online Pro-Eating Disorder Content 

Chancellor, S., Kalantidis, Y., Pater, J.A., De Choudhury, M., and Shamma, D. A. (2017).

In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (3213-3226).ACM. [pdf]

 

Defining Digital Self-Harm

Pater, J.A. and Mynatt, E.D.
In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (1501-1513). ACM. [pdf]     

Press: [Globe & Mail] [Parkview]
Best Paper Award

 

The Army Family Web Portal and Next Generation of Homefront Readiness

Pater, J.A., Gonzalez, M., Isbell, S., Lie-Tjauw, S., Kim, M., and Severson, D.
The Society of Federal Health Professionals (AMSUS) Annual Continuing Education Meeting. Washington, D.C. [pdf]

 

Next Generation Homefront Readiness
Gonzalez, M., Isbell, S., Pater, J.A., Lie-Tjauw, S., Kim, M., and Severson, D. 
Health Systems: The Next Generation 2017. Atlanta, GA. [pdf]

 

Exploring Digital Self-Harm

Pater, J.A., and Mynatt, E.D.
Presented at the Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH). ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI). Denver, CO. [pdf]

Interactive System in Mental Behavioral Health

Pater, J.A., Toscos, T., Andalibi, N. and Torous, J.
Presented at the Workshop on Interactive Health Systems at the AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium. Washington D.C. [pdf]

 

2016

Characterizations of online harassment: Comparing policies across social media platforms

Pater, J.A., Kim, M.K., Mynatt, E.D., and Fiesler, C.
In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Supporting Group Work (369-374). ACM. [pdf]

"Hunger Hurts but Starving Works": Characterizing the presentation of eating disorders online

Pater, J.A., Haimson, O.L., Andalibi, N., and Mynatt, E.D.
In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (1185-1200). ACM. [pdf]

 

#thyghgapp: Instagram content moderation and lexical variation in pro-eating disorder communities 
Chancellor, S., Pater, J.A., Clear, T., Gilbert, E., and De Choudhury, M.
In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (1201-1213). ACM. [pdf]   

Press:  [gizmodo] [independent] [wired] [daily dot]
Best Paper Honorable Mention   

(In)accessible learning in virtual worlds.

Todd, R.L., Pater, J.A., and Baker, P.M.A. 

Learning in Virtual Worlds: Research and Applications. Eds. S. Gregory, M. Lee, B. Dalgarno, and B. Ynan. Athabasca University Press, pp. 87-115. [link]

 

Ethics and Obligations for Studying Digital Communities

Fiesler, C., Wisniewski, P., Pater, J.A., Andalibi, N.

In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work, pp. 457- 460. ACM. [pdf]

 

Challenges and Futures for Ethical Social Media Research 
Fiesler, C., Pater, J.A., Hoffmann, A.L., Proferes, N.

10th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media. ICWSM. [pdf]

Exploring the Ethics of Social Work Services in a Closed System

Kim, M., Pater, J.A., Lie-Tjauw, S., Partridge, A., Gonzalez, M., Isbell, S.

Presented in Ethics and Obligations. International Conference on Supporting Groupwork (GROUP 2016). Sanibel Island Nov 13-16, 2016. [pdf]

 

Designing Information Systems to Support Social Work Systems Involving Fatalities
Lie-Tjauw, S., Pater, J.A., Kim, M. Partridge, A., Gonzalez, M., Isbell, S.

Presented in Engaging with Users and Stakeholders: The Emotional and the Personal. International Conference on Supporting Groupwork (GROUP 2016). Sanibel Island Nov 13-16, 2016. [pdf]

Connecting Online Presentations of Eating Disorders to Clinically Significant Indicators

Pater, J.A., and Mynatt, E.D. (2016).

Presented at the Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH). ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI). San Jose, CA. [pdf]

 

2015

No longer wearing: investigating the abandonment of personal health-tracking technologies on Craigslist 

Clawson, J., Pater, J. A., Miller, A. D., Mynatt, E. D., and Mamykina, L.

In Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (647-658). ACM. [pdf]

 

This Digital Life: A Neighborhood-Based Study of Adolescents' Lives Online

Pater, J.A., Miller, A.D., and Mynatt, E.D. In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (2305-2314). ACM. [pdf]

 

Exploring the Explorers Guild: A case study of a professional learning program
Pater, J.A., Boston, T., DiSalvo, M., and Demmers, J.

In Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference (2507-2510). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). [link]

Exploring the Explorers Guild - An analysis of a decade of technology-focused teacher professional development.

Pater, J.A., Boston, T., Smee, L., DiSalvo, M. and Demmers, J.

In Proceedings of the 2015 AACE Conference for the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE 2015). March 2015, Las Vegas, NV, USA. [link]

thinspiration: Exploring the Ethics of Research Focused on Teens, Self-harm, and Social Computing

Pater, J.A., and Mynatt, E.D. 

Presented in Ethics for Studying Online Socio-technical Systems in a Big Data World. ACM Conference for Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW). Vancouver, Canada.  [pdf]

2014 & earlier

Just awful enough: the functional dysfunction of the something awful forums

Pater, J.A., Nadji, Y., Mynatt, E.D., and Bruckman, A.S.

(2014).In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (2407-2410). ACM. [pdf]

Communities of participation: A comparison of disability and aging identified groups on Facebook and LinkedIn 

Baker, P., Bricout, J., Moon, N., Coughlan, B., Pater, J.A. 

(2013). Telematics and Informatics. 20(1), 22-34. [link]

Design strategies for youth-focused pervasive social health games

Miller, A.D., Pater, J.A., and Mynatt, E.D.

(2013). In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (9-16). Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering. [pdf]

Best Paper Award

Communities of participation: A comparison of disability and aging identified groups on Facebook and LinkedIn

Baker, P., Bricout, J., Moon, N., Coughlan, B., Pater, J.A..

(2013). Telematics and Informatics. 20(1), 22-34. [link]

E-Accessibility and Municipal Wi-Fi: A Model for Inclusivity and Implementation

Baker, P.M.A., Fairchild, A. and Pater, J.A.

(2012). ICTs for Advancing Rural Communities and Human Development: Addressing the Digital Divide. Ed. S. Chahabra. IGI Global Press, pp. 109–124.

The Power of Digital Inclusion: Technology’s Impact on Employment and Opportunities for People with Disabilities

White, J., Baker, P.M.A., Todd, R.L., Moon, N., Fain, B. and Pater, J.A.

(2011). Washington D.C., National Council on Disability, United States. [link]

 

The Not So Level Playing Field: Disability Identity and Gender Representation in Second Life

Foreman, A.E., Baker, P.M.A., Pater, J.A., and Smith, K.

(2011). Gender and Social Computing: Interactions, Differences, and Relationships. Ed. C. Livermore. IGI Global Press, pp. 144–161. [link]

 

Beautiful to me: Identity, disability, and gender in virtual environments.

Forman, A., Baker, P., Pater, J.A., and Smith, K.

(2011). International Journal of E-Politics 2, 2 (2011), 1–17. [link]     

Press: [mercury]

Excellence in Research Award

Community, Participation and Virtual Spaces: Design Considerations for lnclusivity.

Baker, P., Fairchild, A., Pater, J.A., and Seavey, A.

(2010). In ECEG 2010-Proceedings of the 10th European Conference on E-Government: National Center for Taxation Studies. University of Limerick, Ireland 17-18 June 2010 (p. 44-52). Academic Conferences Limited. Chicago.

 

Direct to Discovery: Expanding Research Laboratories into K-12 Classrooms to Enhance STEM Education

Pater, J.A., Evans, J., Matthews, W. and Mote, C.

(2009).International Association for Development of the Information Society Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in the Digital Age (CELDA ’09) (531-533). IADIS.

 

Network Performance Requirements for Innovative Student Learning

Evans, J., Pater, J.A., and Matthews, W.

(2009). International Association for Development of the Information Society Conference on WWW/Internet (62-66). IADIS.

 

Direct to Discovery: Learning Beyond the Bandwidth Barrier.

Matthews, W., Pater, J.A., Evans, J., and Huff, C.

(2009). In EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology (1309-1316). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). 

Teens Online – Strategies for increasing cybersafety awareness and education

Pater., J.A and Dowling, S.

(2008). National Education and Computing Conference. International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE).

Outta Site! The benefit of an online science and technology newsletter

Pater, J.A., Huff, C., and McMichael, K.

(2007). In E-Learn: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education (2126-2126). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).Conducting Research with Stigmatized Populations.

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