Congratulations Raul Rabadan wins Stand Up to Cancer Award for Accelerated Cancer Research

Congratulations Professor Raul Rabadan who has been awarded a Philip A. Sharp Innovation in Collaboration award from Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C), a group established by film and media leaders to fund cancer research projects that have the potential to quickly deliver new therapies to patients. Dr. Rabadan has received the award jointly with collaborator Dan A. Landau, MD, PhD, of Weill Cornell Medicine. Click here for more detail news

HIT Certification of Professional Achievement 2018 Open Houses

HEALTH IT OPEN HOUSE

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Columbia University’s Certification of Professional Achievement in Health Information Technology is a short duration post-baccalaureate program of study especially suitable for the working professional. It will place you on the fast path towards improving healthcare and your career.

Learn about this unique program offered by the Department of Biomedical informatics. Attend the Online Open House. Get your questions answered.

When:       Tuesday, May 22nd: 8:00PM
Venue:      Online via web conference
Register:   https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1015993114918001410

 

 

Read About The Program:
https://www.dbmi.columbia.edu/prospective-students/our-programs/certification-program/
Contact us: hit@columbia.edu

Congratulations Jovana Pavisic and mentor Andrea Califano, along with PI Julia Glade-Bender for Hyundai Hope on Wheels Quantum Collaboration Award!

Congratulations to NLM fellow Jovana Pavisic and mentor Andrea Califano, along with PI Julia Glade-Bender for their $2,500,000 first-ever Hyundai Hope on Wheels Quantum Collaboration Award to find new cures for pediatric osteosarcoma. It is a multi-institutional translational study with computational methods to find master regulators and potential therapies and then verify via mouse models.

          Andrea Califano

Congratulations to Patrick Ryan for winning the inaugural Healthcare Innovations Award from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Reagan-Udall Foundation.


Congratulations to Patrick Ryan for winning the inaugural Healthcare Innovations Award from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Reagan-Udall Foundation. It is for his influence in the development of regulatory policy to improve public health and his contributions to the advancement in the analytic framework for observational research, embodied in OHDSI and OMOP.

 

Congratulations to our four DBMI Alumni who were elected to the 2017 American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI)

We are happy to see that four DBMI alumni were elected to the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) this year (that is 4 out of 17):

• Michael F. Chiang, MD, MSc, Oregon Health & Science University
• David R. Kaufman, PhD, Arizona State University
• Michael Krauthammer, MD, PhD, Yale University
• Li Zhou, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Harvard Medical School

Congratulations!

Congrats to George Hripcsak, Ted Shortliffe, Jim Cimino, Sue Bakken, Vimla Patel

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DBMI faculty members Sue Bakken, George Hripcsak, Vimla Patel, Ted Shortliffe and Jim Cimino have been elected in the first class of the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI), established to recognize living leaders in health informatics worldwide, by the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA). Congratulations!

 

More information is available at http://imia-medinfo.org/wp/international-medical-informatics-association-establishes-international-academy-health-information-sciences-2/.