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CHOP's Dr. Alexander Fiks Presents Use of Clinical Decision Support to Improve Medication Management

CHOP's Dr. Alexander Fiks presents "Use of Clinical Decision Support to Improve Medication Management."

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Congratulations to 2014 Post-Bac Health Informatics Certificate Grads

Congratulations to the 2014 graduating class for Temple's Post-Bac Healthcare Informatics Certificate. 

Earn Your Temple Post-Bac Health Informatics Certificate. There are still some open spots. Classes will take place on the CHOP campus. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more info.

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Clinical Decision Support Tool Improves Preemie RSV Vaccine Administration

The Guidelines Into Decision Support (GLIDES) is one of two projects funded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to demonstrate best practices for developing localized CDS tools from evidence-based care guidelines. This video tells the story of how a team at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia used GLIDES tools to create a CDS module that improved the administration of the RSV vaccine for children who were born prematurely. See the video.

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Pros and Cons of Clinical Decision Support in the Cloud

David Raths, editor for Healthcare Informatics recaps the session Clinical Decision Support - At Home and In The Cloud from the 7th Annual Healthcare Informatics Symposium."

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Proband Pedigree Drawing iPad App from CHOP’s Center for Biomedical Informatics Debuts

Using the new Proband iPad® app, genetic counselors, clinical genetics specialists and others can quickly create even the most complex family pedigrees simply and easily screen with a few finger taps, during a face-to-face encounter with an individual and his or her family.

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CBMi Featured: Starting with Children’s Hospital, DreamIt Ventures Brings Tech Accelerator Concept to Companies.

It’s a bit surreal to go to a science fair at a hospital. But the group of health IT companies from DreamIt Venture’s accelerator coupled with demonstrations of technology from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania helped set the scene for a new initiative by DreamIt that’s starting at CHOP. The program is designed to help companies and institutions develop enterprise software and commercially viable companies.

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Career Opportunities with the Center for Biomedical Informatics

CBMi is looking for progressive and talented informatics professionals to join our expanding division within The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute. Please review the current open position descriptions for qualifications and experience.

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Announcing CBMi-Seq Seamless NGS Data Management and Analysis

CBMi-Seq analysis provides primary analysis and management of researchers' next generation sequencing data-from delivery of raw data to sequence assembly, variant detection, annotation, and discovery.

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Announcing CHOP’s New Clinical Informatics Subspecialists

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CBMi Contributes to Article in Blood

The Myc-miR-17-92 axis amplifies B-cell receptor signaling via inhibition of ITIM proteins: a novel lymphomagenic feed-forward loop. CBMi's Pichai Raman contributed to this article published online in Blood October 29, 2013.

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