Alexa McCray and fellow members of a Committee on Science Literacy and Public Perception of Science recently published the results of their evidence-based consensus study, which was conducted on behalf of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
On August 30, DBMI Research Associate Oren Miron won first place for his three-minute pitch at Falling Walls Lab of New York, describing how he plans to break the wall of autism by detecting the disorder in newborns using the same standard testing device used to check for hearing impairment.
The Department of Biomedical Informatics will be co-hosting the Seminar on Biostatistics - Biomedical Informatics - Big Data (B3D), a new series jointly organized with the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health.
The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) has announced its 2016 Signature Award recipients. DBMI Chair Zak Kohane has been chosen for the William W. Stead Award for Thought Leadership in Informatics.