Category Archives: Medical Informatics

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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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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Text Mining and BMJ

I recently attended the Linguamatics Spring Text Mining Conference in Cambridge, England and gave the presentation Evolution of I2E to improve patient care along with Guy Singh, Senior Manager of Product and Strategic Alliances for Linguamatics. We described the development … Continue reading

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NLM Biomedical Informatics Course

I recently attended the week-long National Library of Medicine Georgia Biomedical Informatics Course in Young Harris, GA. As a result of taking the course. I understand more about medical terminologies and the challenges involved in dealing with patient data across … Continue reading

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Text Mining Summit and Mining Full Text

Last month I attended the Linguamatics Text Mining Summit in scenic Newport, RI and  presented an update on the work I have done in the past year using text mining on rounds to improve patient care. My presentation was very … Continue reading

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IHTSDO

I am proud to announce that I have been elected to the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) Quality Assurance Committee. My tenure on the Committee begins in January. The IHTSDO is an international not-for-profit organization based in Denmark … Continue reading

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