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Health records support genetics research at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

June 26, 2012 - In an interview with O'Reilly's Andy Oram, Mike Italia describes how the CBMi informatics team derived structured data from electronic health record (EHR) forms developed by audiologists to support both research and clinical care.

He discusses the custom web interface that makes data available to researchers and the exciting potential of genomic sequencing to improve care. He also details tools used to collect and display data, many of which are open source.

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