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Fellow Team Wins Brigham Open.Epic Hackathon

Fellow Team Wins Brigham Open.Epic Hackathon

November 26, 2015

Congrats to Dr. Mujeeb Basit and his team that won the most recent hackathon at BWH using open.epic. 

The team drew from early work from Division co-founder Howard Bleich and created an application that helped interpret the complexities of arterial blood gas results using FHIR and Open Epic. 

From MIT's Hacking Medicine :: http://mithackmed.com/post/133211657924/2015-brigham-hackathon-attracts-most-partners

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Dr. Quintana Discusses mHealth at Google

Dr. Quintana Discusses mHealth at Google

October 15, 2015

Yuri Quintana PhD was at Google's Mountain View campus on Wednesday presenting at m.15 Connected Health. He discussed ongoing work with global maternal health and work, as well as the Division's own InfoSAGE project, aimed at improving care coordination among families, specifically around care of frail elders.

DCI Faculty speak at Primary Care Innovations Conference

October 6, 2015

DCI chief Charlie Safran moderated a discussion with Dr. Brad Crotty (from DCI) and Dr. Tom Agresta, the informatics lead at the Connecticut Institute for Primary Care, on the role of technology in primary care improvement. Topics included patient-generated data, telemedicine and e-visits, and team-based communication. The panel reminded the audience that technology can not solve problems in process, and the group discussed how best to try and implement new technology in primary care delivery.

For more information http://primarycare.hms.harvard.edu

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Division Faculty speaking at Harvard Medical School Innovation Conference

Division Faculty speaking at Harvard Medical School Innovation Conference

October 6, 2015

DCI Faculty Charles Safran and Brad Crotty will be speaking along Tom Agresta in a panel on technology to enhance primary care.

See the Agenda: https://primarycare.hms.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Updated-Conference-Agenda.pdf 

Students and Patients are Free for the conference, being held at Harvard Medical School at the Joseph Martin Conference Center. 

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