Health Natural Language Processing (hNLP) Center — New Initiative Founded by Noémie Elhadad and Collaborators

The Health Natural Language Processing (hNLP) Center is a new initiative founded by Noémie Elhadad (Columbia University), Martha Palmer (Colorado Boulder), and Guergana Savova (Boston Children’s Hospital). The Center’s primary activities are to (1) provide a repository and a data curation, distribution and management point for health-related language resources; (2) support sponsored research programs and health-related language-based technology evaluations; (3) engage in collaborations with US and foreign researchers, institutions and data centers; and (4) host and participate in various workshops. More at http://center.healthnlp.org.