Quest to answer one of healthcare’s biggest questions: What does the “perfect health system” look like?
Dr. Ed Hammond, Director of the Duke Center for Health Informatics, has a captivating conversation and provides his answer to the question here!
The Wake Forest Center for Biomedical Informatics will host
W. Ed Hammond, Ph.D., FACMI, FAIMBE, FIMIA, FHL7, FIAHSI
The Exploring Healthcare Interoperability podcast series is presented by Dr Ed Hammond and Diego Kaminker. You can now listen to the latest episode where they interview Paula Braun, the first Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She has been recognized as one of the top 50 Influencers in the Federal government on artificial intelligence and helped to launch the Helios FHIR Accelerator for public health.
MedInfo 2023 : "We are privileged to have so many internationally renowned digital health experts present keynote addresses. Our plenary sessions feature more than 50 keynote speakers from countries all around the world including the United States, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Argentina, Indonesia, Hong Kong and of course senior leaders from Australia."
Duke University’s Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi) is a one-year master’s degree program that equips working physicians and clinicians, as well as business and IT professionals with the multidisciplinary expertise they need to design better, more efficient patient care.
Dr. Ed Hammond provided a brief history of Health Informatics since early attempts at computerizing medical records in the early 1960s to the latest experiments with ChatGPT-3 at the Health Informatics Knowledge Management (HIKM) 2023 Conference. He then explored what he feels is on the horizon for healthcare: globally common terminologies and data elements, data provenance, consistency, quality, trust established globally, the equivalence of precision health with personalized healthcare, the progression of tele-health to virtualized healthcare, etc.
The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) is now accepting applications for Fall 2023 Health Informatics programs.
The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2022 Annual Symposium is being held November 5-9, 2022 in Washington, D.C. and Duke has a strong informatics presence. Please find the Duke faculty and presentation or poster details of each session linked.
Sat, Nov, 5, 2022
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH, Mary and Deryl Hart Distinguished Professor of Surgery and Jessilyn Dunn, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, were among the recipients to receive funding from the inaugural Duke Science and Technology (DST) Launch Seed Grant Program. This team will use wearable devices to monitor up to 50 patients before and after surgery to track surgical recovery.