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REU Students Get Recognition

Jessica Chen, one of our 2018 REU students mentored by Adi Bejan, had a poster accepted to the 2019 AMIA Informatics Summit. Abel Ermias, MLK graduate now at Lipscomb and also funded on our REU grant, is a second author on the poster. Congratulations to Adi and team, great work! The poster title is "Using Clinical Notes to Assess the Exposure of Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Electronic Health Record.”   

Congratulations Fellows of AMIA!

7 VUMC Faculty included in the inaugural class of FAMIA (Fellow in Applied Informatics) Robert Cronin Jesse Ehrenfeld

Brad Malin Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Bradley Malin, PhD, professor of Biomedical Informatics, Biostatistics and Computer Science, is among 85 newly elected members of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), the organization announced this week. For the complete story, please review the article below. http://news.vumc.org/2018/10/15/malin-elected-to-national-academy-of-medicine/

Dr. Denny speaks at AMIA

Watch Dr. Denny's you tube AMIA presentation at the link below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlYTSf0stYo#action=share

Vanderbilt creates AI and natural language processing voice assistant for its Epic EHR

(From HealthIT News, April 5, 2018)   Vanderbilt creates AI and natural language processing voice assistant for its Epic EHR Caregivers can interact with the EHR using natural language queries and more quickly get the answers they need in an unobtrusive manner.   Vanderbilt University Medical Center has developed a voice assistant for caregivers to use navigating the hospital's Epic electronic health record.