Associate Professor Melissa Goldstein was invited to attend Big Data for Breast Cancer West Coast Conference (BD4BC\WC), a convening of experts around big data for breast cancer that was held Feb. 23-Feb. 24, 2017 in Menlo Park, California. The meeting was hosted by the Susan G. Komen organization, with support from the Robertson Foundation.
Lara Cartwright-Smith, Elizabeth Gray and Jane Hyatt Thorpe Published in Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law
Associate Research Professor Lara Cartwright-Smith, Research Scientist Elizabeth Gray and Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs Jane Hyatt Thorpe published “Health Information Ownership: Legal Theories and Policy Implicati
Video: Healthcare Informatics and the Affordable Care Act
In this video, HealthInformatics@GW Program Director Sam Hanna explains that healthcare informatics professionals have been involved in Affordable Care Act since its inception. Healthcare informatics professionals are well-positioned to help hospital administrators and others make sense of data and requirements of the Affordable Care Act.
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Video: How Will Wearable Technology Impact Healthcare?
“Healthcare is being disrupted on a daily basis by new technologies” including wearable technologies, tele-health, and mobile health, HealthInformatics@GW Program Director Sam Hanna explains in this video. The end result is more data that healthcare organizations need to manage. “Everybody is struggling with more data; they don’t know what to do with it.”