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A Gadget that Makes You the Doctor - MIT Technology Review

A Gadget that Makes You the Doctor - MIT Technology Review | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
TIMEA Gadget that Makes You the DoctorMIT Technology ReviewThe Scout may appeal to the growing quantified-self community, which focuses on tracking everything from sleep to stress levels (see “The Measured Life”) and includes some well-known figures...
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Gattaca Alert? Or Should We Welcome the New Age of Eugenics? - Forbes

Gattaca Alert? Or Should We Welcome the New Age of Eugenics? - Forbes | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
ForbesGattaca Alert? Or Should We Welcome the New Age of Eugenics?ForbesNow, eugenics is back in vogue with a clear focus on the positive role that genetics can and is playing in medicine and health.
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Bioinformatics Timeline ! GREAT

Yeah! #Bioinformatics #Timeline on dipity recommened by @BioCodersNet - feel free to add, comment and enjoy.
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Five things you need to know about the quantified self

Five things you need to know about the quantified self | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
The obsessions of today’s data geeks will become mainstream issues for the majority of people in tomorrow’s world.
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NeHC Launches Patient Engagement Tool - Healthcare Informatics ...

NeHC Launches Patient Engagement Tool - Healthcare Informatics ... | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology,Health care information technology & IT strategy news for CIOs, CMIOs & clinical informaticists. Learn about EMR EHR, ARRA HITECH, wireless ...
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Smartphones as environmental sensors | Chemistry World - Chemistry World

Smartphones as environmental sensors | Chemistry World - Chemistry World | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Chemistry WorldSmartphones as environmental sensors | Chemistry WorldChemistry WorldThe project, led by Imperial College London, UK, and also involving 12 partner institutions is one of two projects that have won a combined €17.3 million (£14...
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Daily dose of toxics to be tracked

Daily dose of toxics to be tracked | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Exposome studies will tie environmental exposure to biological triggers of disease.
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UPMC Study: E-Visits May Lead to Overprescribing

UPMC Study: E-Visits May Lead to Overprescribing | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology,Health care information technology & IT strategy news for CIOs, CMIOs & clinical informaticists. Learn about EMR EHR, ARRA HITECH, wireless ...
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Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researcher wins 2012 Victoria Prize for ... - News-Medical.net

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researcher wins 2012 Victoria Prize for ...News-Medical.netThe $50,000 award for life sciences, presented by the Minister for Innovation, Louise Asher, recognised Professor Speed's more than 20-year career in bioinformatics,...
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Self-tracking: the people turning their bodies into medical labs

Self-tracking: the people turning their bodies into medical labs | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
As well as helping to track finances and organise social lives, smartphones are encouraging some people to monitor their health and wellbeing.
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Quantified Self How-To: Designing Self-Experiments

Quantified Self How-To: Designing Self-Experiments | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Quantified Self How-To: Designing Self-Experiments. By: Konstantin Augemberg. Published: November 14, 2012. [Editor's note: Many readers of H+ are engaged in various types of self experimentation. Unfortunately many people doing these ...
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ICHI 2013- Call for Papers | SIRCA

ICHI 2013- Call for Papers | SIRCA | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics September 9 – 11, 2013 Philadelphia, PA http://www.ischool.drexel.edu/ICHI2013/. ICHI 2013 is the premier community forum concerned with the application of ...
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Startup using crowdfunding to sequence the human microbiome, create ... - MedCity News

Startup using crowdfunding to sequence the human microbiome, create ... - MedCity News | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Startup using crowdfunding to sequence the human microbiome, create ...MedCity NewsUbiome, a company that is still in stealth mode, is developing a technology to sequence human bacterial DNA.
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Homer Warner, Founder of Biomedical Informatics - University of Utah - Health Sciences - Salt Lake City, Utah

Homer Warner, Founder of Biomedical Informatics - University of Utah - Health Sciences - Salt Lake City, Utah | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it

 "medical informatics pioneer Dr. Homer Warner passed away last night.

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Twitter’s new data announcement helps the Quantified Self movement : Bionic.ly

Twitter’s new data announcement helps the Quantified Self movement : Bionic.ly | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
RT @stedavies: Twitter’s new data announcement helps the Quantified Self movement http://t.co/QymdtA6A #QuantifiedSelf...
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After all the time and money invested, will e-health ever deliver on its promise? - Globe and Mail

After all the time and money invested, will e-health ever deliver on its promise? - Globe and Mail | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Globe and MailAfter all the time and money invested, will e-health ever deliver on its promise?
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Smartphones used to detect air pollution in EU study « Clean Air ...

Smartphones used to detect air pollution in EU study « Clean Air ... | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
The term 'exposome' refers to the environmental components affecting a person's health over the course of their life time, including lifestyle factors and chemicals exposure. “We are all exposed to low levels of environmental ...
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Study: Patients Want To Maintain Control Over Their EHR Information - iHealthBeat

Study: Patients Want To Maintain Control Over Their EHR Information - iHealthBeat | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Study: Patients Want To Maintain Control Over Their EHR InformationiHealthBeatPatients want to maintain some control over the privacy of their electronic health records, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical...
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Personal Informatics in the Wild: Hacking Habits for Health & Happiness — CHI 2013 Workshop

Personal Informatics in the Wild: Hacking Habits for Health & Happiness — CHI 2013 Workshop | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
RT @jakobeglarsen: #CHI2013 workshop on "Personal Informatics in the Wild: Hacking Habits for Health & Happiness" #CfP http://t.co/38oQLjPa #quantifiedself...
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Doctors integrate iPads into practicing medicine | Hopital 2.0

Doctors integrate iPads into practicing medicine | Hopital 2.0 | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
The saying "technology is the wave of the future" is true, though, and mobile technology is beginning to work into how doctors diagnose illnesses and talk to their patients.
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Cancercontribution: an innovative example of Participatory Medicine in cancer

Cancercontribution: an innovative example of Participatory Medicine in cancer | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Participatory Medicine: networked patients shift from being ‘mere passengers to responsible drivers of their health’ http://t.co/Tg9vFVzK...
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Andrew Lonie - The Conversation

Andrew Lonie - The Conversation | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Andrew LonieThe ConversationGenomics, proteomics and biomedical image analysis experts within the LSCC collaborate with and support life sciences researchers in a variety of research projects across Victoria; the centre is also responsible for...
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New HSCIC to play pivotal role in the NHS information revolution - British Journal of Healthcare Computing

New HSCIC to play pivotal role in the NHS information revolution - British Journal of Healthcare Computing | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
British Journal of Healthcare ComputingNew HSCIC to play pivotal role in the NHS information revolutionBritish Journal of Healthcare ComputingThe new HSCIC will be an executive non-departmental body with three roles: its current information management...
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Lorenzi lands biomedical informatics excellence award | VUMC ...

Lorenzi lands biomedical informatics excellence award | VUMC ... | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Lorenzi lands biomedical informatics excellence award. Nancy Lorenzi, Ph.D., assistant vice chancellor for Health Affairs and professor of Biomedical Informatics, has received the Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence, ...
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i2b2 open source software boosts HIE, biomedical research - Government Health IT

i2b2 open source software boosts HIE, biomedical researchGovernment Health ITThe health informatics software i2b2 — Informatics for Integrating Biology and the Bedside — was started in 2006, and has become something of a building block for several...
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