Category Archives: Announcement

Harvest: Data Discovery for Humans

Biomedical data can be a pain to work with. Data lives in multiple places: electronic health records, proprietary vendor databases,  MS Access databases, and even flat files. Furthermore, healthcare data models are often incredibly complex, with multiple temporal attributes and … Continue reading

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Genome Wowser Listed in Best Science Apps in Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News lists Genome Wowser as one of the Best Science Apps in the February, 2013 issue of the journal. Check it out here. About Genome Wowser Genome Wowser provides a functional presentation of the popular UCSC … Continue reading

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Keynotes Announced for 6th Annual CHOP Healthcare Informatics Symposium

Keynote speakers were announced for the 6th Annual CHOP Healthcare Informatics Symposium presented by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Center for Biomedical Informatics on April 26, 2013 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel.  This year’s conference will focus on  patient … Continue reading

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See the Latest CBMi YouTube Videos

See the latest videos from our 2012 CBMi Fall Speaker Series. Dr. Nancy Hanrahan’s October 2012 presentation “Technology and Game Solutions in Health Care” was highly attended and wer had many requests to post the video. You can find it … Continue reading

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Broad Institute’s Director of Informatics Dr. Toby Bloom speaking at CHOP, December 6, 2012

Dr. Toby Bloom has been the director of informatics for the genome sequencing group at the Broad Institute since 2001. She is an authority on all things related to Next Generation Sequencing data management, including data sharing in the cloud. … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts for 6th Annual CBMi Healthcare Informatics Symposium

Deadline to submit: January 7, 2013 Now accepting abstracts for the 6th Annual Healthcare Informatics Symposium. The symposium will be held at The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel on Friday April 26, 2013. Authors are invited to submit abstracts on a … Continue reading

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CBMi release September, 2012 issue of Genome Analysis Newsletter

The September, 2012 issue of Genome Analysis newsletter provides readers with a view of the latest in next generation sequencing (NGS) and bioinformatics from The Center for Biomedical Informatics at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. This issue discusses CBMi’s efforts … Continue reading

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