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July 28, 2020 | Digital Solutions for COVID-19 Response

Digital Solutions for COVID-19 Response - An assessment of digital tools for rapid scale-up for case management and contact tracing An assessment of digital platforms that have an established presence in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC), and either have or could be rapidly reconfigured to… more

May 6, 2020 | Informatics Students & Faculty to Participate in CDHX Event

Join Chesapeake DHX and the Johns Hopkins Technology Innovation Center at an interactive showcase featuring pitches from five early-stage digital health start-ups. Pitches & Polling will be emcee'd by Dr. Ashwini Davison, Physician Advisor for the Technology Innovation Center. Leo, Disha, and… more

May 6, 2020 | DHSI Student Wins 2nd Place in JHU Business Plan Competition

Bhagyashree (Disha) Maity and her classmates from the Whiting School of Engineering created a novel baby bottle to help babies alternate more easily between breastfeeding and bottle feeding. They won 2nd place and $3000 during the 2020 JHU Business Plan Competition.  https://bpc.jhu.edu/  

April 13, 2020 | AMIA 2020 Covid-19 Webinar Series

Upcoming COVID-19 Webinars Register Now  

March 3, 2020 | Congratulations to Sujith Nair in DHSI

Sujith Nair, an online-masters student, has just been promoted to Director of Software Engineering at American College of Radiology in the intersection between Informatics and Management.  

March 3, 2020 | DHSI's program director, Harold Lehmann MD, PhD, has received the David M. Levine Mentoring Award

Congratulations Dr. Lehmann on receiving the David Levine Mentoring Award this year in 2020.    The Criteria for this Mentoring Award is listed below. 1. Model for integrity and professionalism within the DOM

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