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August 9, 2017 | Congratulations to DHSI alum Arun Mathews

Dr Mathews has been appointed Chief Medical Officer (CMIO) at the MultiCare Auburn Medical Center in Auburn, WA and the New Covington Hospital in Covington, WA

July 19, 2017 | Congratulations to Cheryl Dennison Himmelfarb

Professor Cheryl Dennison Himmelfarb, has been selected for induction into the Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame. The honor acknowledges nurses who have achieved national or international recognition and whose research has improved people's lives and the profession

December 22, 2016 | Our Professor Emerita Marion Ball

Our Professor Emerita Marion Ball has named an inaugural recipient of HIMSS's Most Influential Women in Health IT, to be conveyed at the annual HIMSS Conference, February 2017.

August 23, 2016 | Congratulations to Dr. Casey Overby on her recent publication in J Biomedical Informatics

User-centered design of multi-gene sequencing panel reports for clinicians. Cutting E, Banchero M, Beitelshees AL, Cimino JJ, Fiol GD, Gurses AP, Hoffman MA, Jeng LJ, Kawamoto K, Kelemen M, Pincus HA, Shuldiner AR, Williams MS, Pollin TI, Overby CL. J Biomed Inform. 2016 Jul 13. pii: S1532-0464(16)… more

August 9, 2016 | Doctor devises new database methodology to thwart hackers and end big data breaches.

http://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/doctor-devises-new-database-method…

December 15, 2015 | Jonathan Pevsner: Bioinformatics and Functional Geonomics

Jonathan Pevsner has published the third edition of a textbook, Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics (John Wiley & Sons, 2015). This book introduces the two fields of bioinformatics (including sequence analysis) and genomics (applying computational methods to study organisms across the tree… more

December 8, 2015 | Brandyn Lau-recent work

Awarded the 2015 Berkheimer Faculty Education Scholar Grant for his work providing individualized feedback to surgical residents regarding prescription of risk-appropriate VTE.  He will use the $50k award to develop a user-authenticated electronic performance feedback tool for residents in the… more

January 27, 2015 | Amy Knight demonstrates that only 4% of warnings in CPOE are accepted.

Knight AM, Falade O, Maygers J, Sevransky JE. Factors associated with medication warning acceptance for hospitalized adults. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jan;10(1):19-25. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jhm.2258/pdf    

October 15, 2014 | New Article from Hopkins Informatics Researcher

What Are Health-Related Users Tweeting? A Qualitative Content Analysis of Health-Related Users and Their Messages on Twitter Joy L Lee, Matthew DeCamp, Mark Dredze, Margaret S Chisolm, Zackary D Berger J Med Internet Res 2014 (Oct 15); 16(10):e237 HTML (open access): http://www.jmir.org/2014/10/… more