RESEARCH
Nov 17, 2011

Dr. Les Lenert Receives NSF Award

The University of Utah received a $95,000 award from National Science Foundation to conduct workshop entitled, “Patient Empowerment: A Transdisciplinary Informatics-based Approach.”... Read More

RESEARCH
Nov 15, 2011

Eilbeck-PHC-grant

The University of Utah Program in Personalized Health Care announced the recipients of the 2011-2012 Personalized Health Care Pilot Project Grant Awards. This program supports investigators in... Read More

RESEARCH
Nov 02, 2011

Gesteland-Homer R. Warner Award

The Homer R. Warner Award is named for Homer R. Warner, MD, PhD, a pioneer in the field of informatics and the founder of the Department of Medical Informatics at the University of Utah... Read More

RESEARCH
Nov 02, 2011

Evans-Lindberg Award

The Donald A.B. Lindberg Award for Innovation in Informatics recognizes an individual for a specific technological, research, or educational contribution that advances biomedical informatics. The recipient's... Read More

RESEARCH
Nov 02, 2011

AMIA-Poster-Award

Congratulations to Shuying Shen, Brett South and Stephane Meystre whose poster was named as one of ... Read More

RESEARCH
Oct 01, 2011

Dr. Karen Eilbeck receives NIH RO1 grant award

Dr. Karen Eilbeck, Assistant Professor at the University of Utah, Department of Biomedical Informatics, has been awarded an RO1 competing renewal grant by the NIH National Human Genome Research to continue her work in Sequence Ontology (SO).... Read More

RESEARCH
Sep 23, 2011

Seminar September 29 - Hurdle & Narus

Weekly Seminar: POET2, preprocessing for clinical NLP: Meaningful Use quality measure extraction & The Federated Utah Research and Translational Health electronic Repository - FURTHeR: Biomedical Research Enters a New Frontier... Read More

RESEARCH
Aug 26, 2011

T. Elizabeth Workman, M.L.I.S., PhD Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title: TASK-DRIVEN DYNAMIC TEXT SUMMARIZATION. The objective of this work is to examine the efficacy of natural language processing (NLP) in summarizing bibliographic text for multiple purposes. Researchers have noted the accelerating growth of ... Read More

RESEARCH
Jul 25, 2011

Dr. Kensaku Kawamoto Joins BMI

Join us in welcoming Kensaku Kawamoto as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. Ken has been in Salt Lake since June setting up his office and household. His official appointment starts August 16, 2011. ... Read More

RESEARCH
Jun 15, 2011

Jason Jacobs Receives Award

Jason Jacobs, a University of Utah Biomedical Informatics graduate student received an Outstanding Poster Presentation Award for Surveillance/Informatics at the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiology (CSTE) Annual Conference on June 15, 2011. ... Read More

RESEARCH
May 06, 2011

2011 Houtchens Award Recipient

Congratulations to Liz Workman who was awarded the prestigious Bruce A. Houtchens Prize in Biomedical Informatics and Telemedicine for her paper titled Dynamic Summarization of Bibliographic-Based Data. ... Read More

Seminar - April 21, 2011
RESEARCH
Apr 21, 2011

Seminar - April 21, 2011

Weekly Seminar: Technology Support for Biosciences: Emerging Models. Gary K. Allen, DVM, PhD, DACVM is vice president of information technology for the University of Missouri System and oversees IT on its four campuses (in Columbia, St. Louis, Kansas City, Rolla), and ... Read More