Professor Steven Salzberg wrote an opinion piece for Bloomberg Opinion on making human sequencing data fully public. Steven presses the National Institutes of Health to reconsider their policies on privacy in order to advance our knowledge of human health and disease.
The i2b2 tranSMART Foundation announced today that it has been awarded a grant to support the initial deployment of three key initiatives to advance COVID-19 research. Professor Isaac Kohane, Chairman of the Department of BioMedical ...
Version 1.7.12 of i2b2 has been released and is available for download. Release 1.7.12 contains several new enhancements to the i2b2 kernel, many of which improve the usability of the i2b2 web client. Release notes are available in the wiki and the release itself is accessible from the i2b2 software page. READ MORE.
Peter J. Embi, MD, MS, FACP, FACMI, FAMIA, AMIA Board Chair, announced “It is my honor and privilege to recognize the significant contributions of these informatics leaders” as he named Shawn Murphy, MD, PhD, FACMI, as the Donald A.B. Lindberg Awardee for Innovation in Infomatics. Embi continued ““AMIA is a multidisciplinary and diverse organization, and these [...]
Tomorrow begins our fall meeting at the University of Tübingen. The i2b2 tranSMART Foundation, in cooperation with the University of Tübingen, are holding the Tübingen Symposium 2019. Details can be found on our website at https://i2b2transmart.org//tubingen-2019/ Some of us have already arrived and are enjoying visiting the sights around the Univeristy! We have [...]
The i2b2 tranSMART Foundation announced today that it has completed its 2019 Membership Drive and election. Fourteen new Members have been added to the Foundation, increasing the total number of Members to 110. Welcome new Members! To learn more about the Membership program or to see the list of current Members, Click Here
The Foundation's October meeting at the University of Tübingen will be held on October 8th and 9th, 2019. The Foundation announced that Registration is now available through their website or Eventbrite. Also, information on hotels has been posted and everyone interested in staying in Tubingen is encouraged to book early as rooms are limited. If [...]
We are pleased to announce i2b2 1.7.11 Release 1.7.11 contains several new enhancements to the i2b2 kernel, many of which improve the usability of the i2b2 web client. What’s new in 1.7.11 Role-based Ontology Protection: top level categories and folders can be assigned roles by an administrator to control who has access. Query By Workplace Folders: [...]
The new 2019 i2b2 tranSMART Foundation Training Program has been announced today. It includes training webinars on the tranSMART and i2b2 Platforms, with sessions being contributed by partners: Rancho BioScience, Clarivate Analytics, the Hyve, University of Kansas Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Partners Healthcare and Axiomedix. The webinars will cover the basics of using our [...]