Multi-language video playback using beam forming

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This is a multi-language audio demo used at the KAUST SIGGRAPH booth. For the full effect of the audio demonstration, this video was be available for preview in the KAUST booth at SIGGRAPH 2011. The demonstration used beam-forming to control the electroacoustic architecture of dialog in both english and arabic languages spatially in a designated area. Arabic listeners could stand a few feet away from english listeners and watch the same visuals comfortably without hearing the other...

iCONCUR: informed CONsent for Clinical data Use for Research

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iCONCUR: informed CONsent for Clinical data Use for Research Date: Fri May 17, 2013 Host: Lucila Ohno-Machado University of California San Diego ABSTRACT Biomedical research and healthcare improvements are accelerating through the sharing of data and use of predictive analytics on these data. Sources of data include electronic health record systems, clinical trial management systems, and personal monitoring devices—each with its own regulations for data use in research and quality...

05-02-2013 - Journal Club - David C. Radley, Ph.D., M.P.H.

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Informatics Journal Club Webinar Date: May 2nd, 2013 (Thursday) Time: 3:00 PM- 4:00 PM (Eastern Time) 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM (Pacific Time) Reduction in medication errors in hospitals due to adoption of computerized provider order entry systems Radley, D.C., Wasserman, M.R., Olsho, L.E.W., Shoemaker, S.J., Spranca, M.D., Bradshaw, B. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 May 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23425440 David C. Radley, Ph.D., M.P.H., Institute for Healthcare Improvement...

May 2, 2013: Phenotype Discover (PhenDisco): A New Phenotype Search Tool for dbGaP Data

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Webinar for the pFINDR Program Date: Thursday, May 2, 2013 Time: 1-2 PM (Eastern Time), 10-11 AM (Pacific Time) Phenotype Discover (PhenDisco): A New Phenotype Search Tool for dbGaP Data Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California, San Diego Biomedical researchers are trying to elucidate mechanisms of disease progression using informationderived from a combination of data derived from genotypes, phenotypes (e.g., clinical manifestation...

4-19-2013: iDASH External Webinar - Deven McGraw

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Coping with, and Taking Advantage of, HIPAA's New Rules Date: Fri Apr 19, 2013 Host: Deven McGraw Center for Democracy & Technology ABSTRACT In January, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released final regulations to implement the changes to the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules mandated by Congress in both the HITECH Act and GINA (Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act). In this webinar, I will summarize the major provisions of the rule, focusing in particular on...

Jose Pruneda-Paz at the 2013 Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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Jose Pruneda-Paz of UC San Diego on "Uncovering Transcriptional Circuits in Arabidopsis by Functional Genomics" at the 8th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting in Walnut Creek, Calif.