David Bhella: The Peter Wildy Award Talk (MWV75)

submitted by: MicrobeWorld

David Bhella, Ph.D., MRC Centre for Virus Research, accepts the Peter Wildy Prize for Microbiology Education, awarded annually by the Society for General Microbiology for an outstanding contribution to microbiology education. Recorded live March 25, 2013 in Manchester, UK.

Journal Club Webinar: Aug 6, 2013, Kimberly Shoenbill

submitted by: ucsd_idash
Genetic data and electronic health records: a discussion of ethical, logistical and technological considerations Shoenbill K, Fost N, Tachinardi U, Mendonca EA. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Jun 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23771953 Kimberly Shoenbill, MD, MS Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics University of Wisconsin, Madison The completion of sequencing the human genome in 2003 has spurred the production and collection of genetic data at ever increasing rates....

July 19, 2013: Hua Xu

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Medication Information Extraction from EHR – Methods and Applications Hua Xu The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Abstract: The growing use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) systems has established large practice-based clinical datasets, which are emerging as valuable resources for clinical and translational research. The longitudinal nature of the data contained within EHRs makes them ideal for quantifying drug outcomes (both efficacy and toxicity). The major...

Enhancing on the Usefulness and Maximizing the Utilization of Biological Collections in the University of the Philippines

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Documentation of the lecture on "Enhancing on the Usefulness and Maximizing the Utilization of Biological Collections in the University of the Philippines" by Dr. Salcedo Eduardo, Professor Emeritus, during the "Celebrating UPLB's Great Minds Lecture Series" on July 26, 2013 at the UPLB Operations Room, UPLB, College, Laguna

Outreach Forum

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Outreach Forum:
Ivan Smalyukh, University of Colorado at Boulder
Noel Clark, University of Colorado at Boulder

MWV Episode 74 - David Bhella - Electron-cryomicroscopy

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Dr. David Bhella studies the structural components of viruses using the techniques of electron-cryomicroscopy and image analysis. In addition to his research, David participates with the Glasgow Science Centre in public outreach to help teach students the processes behind his science. Due to his work, David received the 2013 Peter Wildy Prize for Microbiology Education. David's acceptance speech detailed his work with students as well as the stunning images he has produced through his...