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MUIDSI Core Faculty Member, Dr. Laura Schopp, PIs Grant Helping Rural Areas

Dr. Laura Schopp, professor and chair of health psychology, received a $1.2 million grant from the US Health Resources and Services Administration to help fight the opioid epidemic.  Read more…

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MUIDSI Core Faculty Member Blake Meyers Named Editor-in-Chief of “The Plant Cell”

Rockville, Maryland, October 21, 2019 – The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Blake C. Meyers to serve as editor-in-chief of The Plant Cell beginning January 1, 2020. Read More…  

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Graduate Research Assistantship in Biomedical Imaging Informatics (available Aug. 2019):

Many heart patients have not benefitted from MR scans due to technical limitations. A Ph.D. student is sought to further develop the new TRENDimaging software package to analyze complex and irregular heart motions. This will support wider application of ultrafast cardiac MR scans. The position is supported by a new grant from the American Heart

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Events

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT EDUCATION AND SUPPORT: THE ANALYSES OF DIABETES MOBILE APPLICATIONS AND PROVIDER DOCUMENTATION PATTERNS
Presenter:

Qing Ye

Date:

03-10-2020

Time:

9:00am-10:00am

Location:

714CE Clinical Support & Education Bldg

Diabetes mellitus is one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in the United States. As a disease with long-term complications requiring changes in management, diabetes requires not only education at the time of diagnosis, but ongoing diabetes self-management education. The goal of this dissertation is to identify challenges and opportunities in diabetes self-management education and

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Neural information extraction in biomedical domain: issues and challenges
Presenter:

Misha Kovalenko

Date:

02-20-2020

Time:

3:30pm-4:30pm

Location:

Leadership Auditorium

Much medical data today remain inaccessible thus limiting their impact on patient care. Images and illustrations, scientific articles, and free-text reports do not allow for easy extraction and re-use of the knowledge they contain. They lack the structure and metadata necessary for automated processing and annotation. The resources required to collect and annotate manually are

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Applied AI in CDSS in Medicine: A Systematic Review
Presenter:

Ploypun Narindrarangkura

Date:

02-13-2020

Time:

3:30PM-4:30PM

Location:

Leadership Auditorium

Objective: Clinical decision support systems (CDSS) are continuously developing to solve medical problems and try to improve healthcare management, which has shown a significant result in reducing medical errors and improving multiple healthcare processes. These days, artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more influential in healthcare supporting physicians to make a clinical decision.  Materials and Methods: A systematic review

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