3rd Industry Talk - Paul Watkins

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Mr. Watkins will share his fly-on-the-wall experience of working in life science and genomics companies since 1981. He started with an early biotech company (Integrated Genetics before it was acquired by Genzyme) where he developed the first set of markers for DNA polymorphisms mapping to human chromosome 21 and led a group hunting for the cystic fibrosis gene. He currently heads business development, marketing and sales for BC Platforms Ltd., a Finnish bio-computation company that provides...

Eric Allen at the 2013 Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

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Eric Allen of Scripps and UC San Diego on "Assembly-driven metagenomics of a hypersaline microbial ecosystem" at the 8th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 27, 2013 in Walnut Creek, Calif.

04-04-2013 - Journal Club - Guergana Savova

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Towards comprehensive syntactic and semantic annotations of the clinical narrative Albright D, Lanfranchi A, Fredriksen A, Styler WF 4th, Warner C, Hwang JD, Choi JD, Dligach D, Nielsen RD, Martin J, Ward W, Palmer M, Savova GK. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23355458 Guergana Savova, Ph.D Harvard Medical School This project takes a foundational step towards bringing the field of clinical NLP up to par with NLP in the general domain. The corpus...

LIGHT absolutely does NOT exist.

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Light is only the electromagnetic waves of HEAT that hit our retinas and what only our BRAINS then define as Light.

03-15-2013 External Webinar - Dr. George Alter

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New Tools for Data Discovery and Sharing Confidential Data at ICPSR Dr. George Alter Professor of History Director, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research University of Michigan ABSTRACT Founded in 1962, ICPSR is the world’s largest archive of social science data. This presentation will provide background on ICPSR’s activities with emphasis on recent developments in data discovery and access to confidential data. New search tools are being developed to...

JAMIA Webinar - 2013

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March 2013, JAMIA Webinar. Presenter: Griffin Weber,MD. CIO of Harvard Medical School