Nicole O'Brien

Information Systems
McMaster University 1280 Main Street West Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4M4
DSB A211

905-525-9140, x26985

Nicole joined the PhD program in September 2014. She is specializing in Information Systems.  Her research interests are in e-health, more specifically the barriers and issues surrounding the adoption and impacts of health information technology on the user.

Supervisor: Yufei Yuan


  • Masters of Science in Management Science, Brock University, 2013
  • Honours Bachelor of Business Administration, Brock University, 2010

Selected Publications and Presentations


  • Understanding Continuance Intentions of Physicians with Electronic Medical Records (EMR): An Expectancy- Confirmation Perspective, Ayanso, Anteneh; Herath,Tejaswini: O’Brien, Nicole, Decision Support Systems, September, 2015  Volume 77.

Conference Proceedings

  • AMCIS- 2017, August 10-12, 2017, How does Social Networking Reduce Loneliness for Older Adults?, Boston, MA, August 11, 2017
  • HICSS- 49TH, January 5-8, 2016, The Role of Social Networking in Healthcare, Kauai, Hawaii, January 8, 2016
  • 54th Annual Conference CORS/MOPGP’12, Understanding Continuance Intentions of Physician with Electronic Medical Records, Niagara Falls, On., June 13,2012
  • Mapping the New Knowledge, Brock University, Understanding Continuance Intentions of Physicians with Electronic Medical Records (work in progress), Poster presentation, April 11, 2012
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