Category Archives: General

AAMC Workshop

Everywhere you look in academic medicine today major initiatives are underway that require fundamental changes in the way people work together. Effective teamwork takes a lot more than a group of individuals skillfully carrying out their specialized tasks. It requires … Continue reading

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Linguamatics Text Mining Summit

Last month I attended the Linguamatics Text Mining Summit at the Chatham Bars Inn on Cape Cod. I took a useful workshop on text mining for healthcare and participated in a roundtable on mining full text. I also heard many … Continue reading

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5th World Congress of Clinical Safety

Last week I attended the International Association of Risk Management in Medicine’s 5th World Congress of Clinical Safety at Harvard Medical School. The Congress theme was Smart Hospitals and Healthcare: Health Care Management & Leadership, Risk, Quality, and Productivity. I … Continue reading

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Harvard Leadership Institute

I recently attended the Harvard Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians in Cambridge, MA. The Institute was a week-long, thought-provoking educational program that focused on strategies for effective leadership in 21st century academic libraries. The course consisted of readings, lectures, films … Continue reading

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Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety

In 2004 Dave Mayer, Tim McDonald, Rosemary Gibson, Anne Gunderson and a small number of other thought leaders in patient safety began discussions in the hope that they could redesign medical education in such a way that students, residents and faculty … Continue reading

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Podcast

My recent webinar with Copyright Clearance Center is now a podcast, you can listen to it here – Meet the Informationist

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Text Mining Webinar

Using Text Mining to Improve Patient Care 24-Jun-2016 — 9:00 AM EDT / 3:00 PM CEST In this one-hour webinar hosted by Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), presenters Jonathan Hartmann, Senior Clinical Informationist and Head of Data Management at Georgetown University … Continue reading

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