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February 10, 2020 | Informatics Graduate Student Akintunde Akinseye to Present at Annual PQA Conference

Tunde Akinseye will be co-presenting with Jessica Merrey, PharmD, MBA at the annual PQA conference on May 14, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland. Their lecture, “Impact and Efficacy of a Medication Price Transparency Tool” will focus on the adoption of the Real-Time Prescription Benefit (RTPB) tool by… more

February 6, 2020 | Congratulations to Leo Li from DHSI for being on the team for the 2019-2020 Y-Prize Winners:MetalLight

2019-2020 Y-Prize Winners:MetalLight We will leverage Penn’s Metal-Air Scavenger IP to create an affordable lighting solution for homes in off-grid communities across the world. Leo Li (top row, middle)   About the Competition:

January 30, 2020 | Dr. Casey Overby Taylor Selected for Microsoft Investigator Fellowship

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Casey Overby Taylor for receiving a Microsoft Investigator Fellowship!

January 24, 2020 | Hexcite 2020

Hexcite 2020 cohort includes 3 DHSI graduated students (Leo Li, Natasha Palamuttam, and Disha Maity). There are also a number of DHSI faculty members that are part of the Hexcite family. Hexcite is program to help accelerate early-stage medical software development. The program is hosted by the… more

December 18, 2019 | Congratulations to Paul Murdock from DHSI

Paul Murdock, a Master's student in the DHSI program, has been collaborating with School of Medicine faculty and the Epic Training Team to develop medical teaching cases in Epic Playground. They recently had their submission accepted to the Epic Expert Group Meeting, which will take place in the… more

December 9, 2019 | Congratulations to Dr. Robert Borotkanics

Dr. Robert Borotkanics, a former DHSI graduate, is one of four new Associate Editors that have become a part of the Australian Health Review Editorial team. Please follow link to read more.  https://issuu.com/aushealthcare/docs/the_health_advocate_-_december_2019/42

November 22, 2019 | Third Place at PennHealthX Pitch Competition

On November 16th, two medical students, Galen Shi and Pavan Shah, pitched their project WeGo (https://wegoproject.org/) to a panel of innovation leaders and venture capitalists at the PennHealthX Conference and won third place! They plan to use the funds to begin programming at the Smithsonian Air… more

October 16, 2019 | Johns Hopkins Digital Health Day November 13, 2019

Johns Hopkins Digital Health Day brings together regional innovators in a day that explores and celebrates novel healthcare technology. The Event Includes: Healthcare technology expo featuring regional start-ups, industry, and Johns Hopkins innovators Interactive technology demo stage Johns… more

October 7, 2019 | Congratulations to Dr. Ashwini Davison

Dr. Ashwini Davison has been accepted into the AMA Health Systems Science Scholars Program. This is both great news and a great accomplishment. Congratulations Dr. Davison.

October 2, 2019 | Congrats to DHSI Students for 3rd place at MedHacks!

Congratulations to Leo Li, Disha Maity, and Natasha Palamuttam for getting 3rd place at MedHacks 2019. Medhacks is the national medical hackathon hosted annually by Johns Hopkins University. The event brings together hundreds of talented entrepreneurs, software developers, and medical students to… more