Three chairmen of the department in past 30 years.
Left – Ted Shortliffe, Center – Paul Clayton, Right George Hripcsak
Sue Bakken was named the next Editor-in-Chief of AMIA’s primary journal, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA) starting January 2019. We, the members of DBMI at Columbia University, are very proud of Sue’s achievements, and congratulate her on this great recognition and responsibility!
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
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.
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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.
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