Roger Daglius Dias, MD, PhD, MBA



Nov/2022 – USF Health 5th Annual IPE Day – The Future of Healthcare: The Transformative Role of Emerging Technology in Interporfessional Practice, Tampa, FL

                    Topic:  The use of Technology to Enhance Interprofessional Communication in Healthcare (Keynote Speaker)

Dec/2022 –  3rd Corporate Venture Summit, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil

                    Topic: Emerging Tecnologies in Healthcare: How Big Players Incorporate Innovations (Keynote Speaker)



Oct/2022 – VRARA Healthcare Forum 2022, Virtual

                    Topic: XR for Medical Training and Clinical Decision-Support in Space and Military Settings (Panel) 

Jun/2022 – 2022 Augmented World Expo (AWE), Santa Clara, CA

                    Topic: NASA Medical Training, Branching Narratives and Volumetric Video (Panel Presentation)

Jun/2022 – 12th IEEE Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Situation Management (CogSIMA), Salerno, Italy

                    Topic: Assessing Team Situational Awareness in the Operating Room via Computer Vision (Oral Presentation)

Apr/2022 – 60th International Conference – American Society of Extracorporeal Technology (AmSECT), Phoenix, AZ

                    Topic: The Future of Perfusion Decision Making (Keynote Speaker)

Fev/2022 – 2022 NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop, Virtual

                    Topic: Extended Reality (XR) Medical Scenarios for In-Flight Emergecy Care Training During Deep Space Missions (Oral Presenter)

Fev/2022 – 43rd Annual Seminar of The American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion, Los Pines, Texas

                    Topic: Using Machine Learing to Support Perfusionists’ Decision-Making (Keynote Speaker)



Dec/2021 – Harvard Medical School Training to Teachers (T2T) Fundan Program, Boston, MA

                    Topic: Simulation-Based Learning: Application in Teaching, Assessment and Research (Workshop Presentation)

Nov/2021 – 3rd Australian Space Biology x Health Summit, Sydney, Australia

                    Topic: Using Extended Reality for In-flight Medical Training During Deep Space (Keynote Speaker)

Nov/2021 – 17th International Symposium on Perfusion – BelSECT, Brussels, Belgium

                    Topic: Cognitive Engineering to Improve Patient Safety and Outcomes in Cardiothoracic Surgery (Keynote Speaker)

Sep/2021 – Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality, Augmented Environments for Computer Assisted Interventions (AE-CAI), Computer Assisted and Robotic Endoscopy (CARE) and Context-Aware Operating Theaters (OR 2.0), Strasbourg, France (Virtual)

                    Topic: Using Machine Learning to Predict Perfusionists’ Critical Decision-Making during Cardiac Surgery (Workshop Presenter)

Sep/2021 – CLINICCAI Day- Clinical Translation of Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions, Strasbourg, France (Virtual)

                    Topic: Digital Biomarkers of ED Clinician’s Professional Fulfillment, Burnout, Sleep Quality, Moral Injury and PTSD during the COVID-19 Pandemic

                    Topic: Using Computer Vision to Capture Surgical Team Motion during Pre-Incision Time-out (Oral Presenter)

Sep/2021 – Healthcare Simulation Week – King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Virtual)

                    Topic: Innovations in Medical Simulation (Keynote Speaker)

Sep/2021 – Medical Simulation Seminars, Northern Jiangsu People’s Hospital, China (Virtual)

                    Topic: How Medical Simualtion can Boosts High-Quality Hospital Development (Keynote Speaker)\

Sep/2021 – I International Symposium in Human Factors, Usability and Simulation in Healthcare, Uberlandia, Brazil (Virtual)

                    Topic: The Experience of the Human Factors & Cognitive Engineerig Lab at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School (Keynote Speaker)

July/2021 – Connected Learning Summit 2021, Boston, MA (Virtual)

                  Topic: Learning thorugh Experience: The Role of Debriefing in Simulation (Symposium Presenter)

July/2021 – 2021 International Association for Dental Research, Boston, MA (Virtual)

                  Topic: Human Factors in Dental Education: Why, When and How? (Panel Presenter)

Feb/2021 – 42nd Annual Seminar of the American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion, Virtual

Topic: Validation of the Perfusionists’ Intraoperative Non-Technical Skills (PINTS) Tool (Panel Presentation)

Jan/2021 – Harvard Medical School Training to Teachers (T2T) Program, Boston, MA (Virtual)

                    Topic: Simulation-Based Training (Workshop Presentation)

                    Topic: Simulation-Based Assessment and Research (Workshop Presentation)

Jan/2021 – NASA Human Research IWS Program, Galveston, TX (Virtual)

Topic: Investigating Crews’ Behavioral and Technical Performance During Simulated In-Flight Medical Event Management: Randomized Controlled Trial (Oral Presentation)


Nov/2020 –  2nd Multidisciplinary Symposium on Patient Safety and Quality in Surgery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, (Virtual0

                    Topic: How Simulation can Help Patient Safety? (Keynote Speaker)

                    Topic: Teaching Non-Technical Skills for the Surgical Team (Keynote Speaker)

Nov/2020 –  Digital Biomarkers & Digital Measurements Summit: Fostering the New Age of Health, Boston (Virtual)

                    Topic: How Can Digital Biomarkers/Measurements Revolutionize Patient Care? (Panel Presentation)

Aug/2020 –  22nd Congresso Paulista de Cirurgia, Brazilian College of Surgeons, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Virtual)

                    Topic: Non-Technical Skills Training in Surgery: Teamwork, Leadership, Decision-Making and Communication (Keynote Speaker)

                    Topic: The Use of Human Factors and Cognitive Engineering to Improve Intraoperative Performance (Keynote Speaker)

Feb/2020 – American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) – Board of Directors Meeting, Tucson, AZ

                    Topic: The Use of Machine Learning to Assess Physician Competence (Keynote Speaker)

Mar/2020 – American Society of Extracorporeal Technology (AmSECT) – 58th International Conference, St. Louis, MO

                    Topic: Human Factors and Cognitive Engineering in the Cardiac Operating Room (Keynote Speaker)

Jan/2020 – NASA Human Research IWS Program, Galveston, TX

Topic: Investigating Autonomous Crew Performance and Behavioral Skills during In-Flight Medical Event Management (Oral Presentation)


Nov/2019 – VI Congreso Latinoamericano de Simulación Clínica, Cancun, Mexico

                    Topic: Innovation in Simulation: from the Emergency Room to Space (Keynote Speaker)

Oct/2019 – Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) 63rd International Annual Meeting, Seatlle, WA

Topic: Moving Our Understanding of Team Dynamics from the Simulation Room to the Operating Room (Panel Presentation)

Aug/2019 – Harvard Medical School Training to Teachers (T2T) Program, Boston, MA

                    Topic: Simulation-Based Learning: Application in Teaching, Assessment and Research (Workshop Presentation)

June/2019 – 10th International Conference on Information Processing in Computer-Assisted Interventions (IPCAI), Rennes, France

Topic: Psychophysiological Data and Computer Vision to Assess Cognitive Load and Team Dynamics in Cardiac Surgery (Oral Presentation)

May/2019 – 90th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA 2019), Las Vegas, NV

Topic: Using Deep Learning-enabled Computer Vision to Measure Team Dynamics During Simulated Medical Emergencies in Space: a Feasibility Study (Poster Presentation)

Topic: Development of a Web-based Rating Platform for Measurement of Crew Behavioral Skills During Simulated Medical Emergencies in Space (Poster Presentation)

Jan/2019 – 19th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH 2019), San Antonio, TX

                    Topic: Assessing Situation Awareness in Interprofessional Teams (Workshop Presentation)

Jan/2019 – 2019 NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop, Galvexton, TX

Topic: Development of a Multi-Modal Integrative System to Analyze Cognitive Load and Team Dynamics during Medical Event Management on Simulated Long-Duration Space Missions (Poster Presentation)


Jun/2018 – IEEE Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Situation Management (CogSIMA), Boston, MA

Topic: Development of an Interactive Dashboard to Analyze Cognitive Workload of Surgical Teams During Complex Procedural Care (Oral Presentation)

Topic: Cognitive Support to Promote Shared Mental Models During Safety-Critical Situations in Cardiac Surgery (Oral Presentation)

Mar/2018 –  International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Boston, MA

Topic: Optimizing Team Performance and Resource Level in Diverse Healthcare Contexts: From Surgery in Rwanda to Medical Event Management in Deep Space (Panel Presentation)

Jan/2018 –  13th Annual Academic Surgical Congress (ASC), Jacksonville, FL

Topic: Embedding Real-Time Measure of Surgeons’ Cognitive Load into Cardiac Surgery Process Modeling (Oral Presentation)

Topic: Astronaut Crew Non-Technical Skills for Medical Event Management on Deep Space Exploration Missions(Oral Presentation)

Jan/2018 –  International Meeting on Simulationin Healthcare (IMSH), Los Angeles, CA

Topic: Medical Simulation for Exploration-Class Spaceflight Missions (Workshop Presentation)


May/2017 –  6th Harvard Surgery Research Day, Boston, MA

Topic: Using Heart Rate Variability Analysis to Detect Real-Time Cognitive Overload Situations in Cardiac Surgery (Oral Presentation)