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Shawn Vincent
Works at TELUS Physician Solutions
Attended University of Waterloo
Lives in Dunrobin, Ontario
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This is a very well written analysis of something I've been pondering for years.

I think this should be required reading for anybody who wants to build an Electronic Medical Records system -- this hits at the core of the representation of medical information.
This is an edited transcript of a talk I gave at /dev/winter 2015. Some people call it stream processing. Others call it Event Sourcing or CQRS. Some even call it Complex Event Processing. Sometime...
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Nice tie-in with solutions I'm researching for various application events (performance, exceptions, etc.), e.g. http://aws.amazon.com/lambda/
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Some photos of evening and early morning Dunrobin
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Apropos.
As a business flyer I can say there are Business Trips and then there are “business trips”, the difference is that the latter is Exactly like a holiday! Actually better since you can go without kids, spend someone else's money and not necessarily attend the actual meeting you took the trip for ; ...
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Education
  • University of Waterloo
    Math (Computer Science), 1993 - 1998
  • Steinbach Regional Secondary School
    High School (major: Math/Science, minor: Electrical/Electronics), 1992
  • University of Manitoba
    Computer Science, 1992 - 1993
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  • TELUS Physician Solutions
    Director, R&D, 2013 - present
  • Canadian Medical Association
    Vice President, R&D, 2013
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Dunrobin, Ontario
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Kitchener, Ontario - Waterloo, Ontario - Cambridge, Ontario - Winnipeg, Manitoba - Sarto, Manitoba - Des Plaines, Illinois - Arlington Heights, Illinois
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On the supposed aversion of software engineers to "the business".
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FHIR: Useability vs Reusability
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I regularly get requests to look at a RESTful API for healthcare data from some company out there. Generally, people ask me one of 3 questio