Steffen Leonhardt

MCIRCC Seminar Series with Steffen Leonhardt, MD, PhD

In partnership with the U-M Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, and the Michigan Integrated Center for Health Analytics & Medical Prediction, we’re excited to welcome Steffen Leonhardt, MD, PhD to Michigan! His talk is titled: “Thou shalt not touch – Nonobtrusive and Noncontact Monitoring Techniques for Medical Applications”. This talk is co-sponsored by MCIRCC,…

AHA 2017 Best Abstract Award winner Dr. Nallamothu to present findings in webinar

Dr. Brahmajee K. Nallamothu will present findings from the HEROIC study on Thursday, February 8th, 2018.  He developed this study with Dr. Paul Chan, Immediate Past Chair of Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation. This three-year study uses qualitative methods to explore potential organizational and contextual factors related to resuscitation teams that may contribute to better outcomes…

Adam Markovitz Wins Award for Outstanding Presentation From Society of General Internal Medicine at 2017 Conference

Adam Markovitz won the 2017 Mack Lipkin, Sr. Associate Member Award for his outstanding presentation of Incremental Effects of Antihypertensive Drugs: An Instrumental Variable Analysis of the SPRINT Trial. The paper that his talk was based on was published in the BMJ and can be read here.  His coauthors include MiCHAMP investigators Dr. Jacob Mack,…

Hallie Prescott

Dr. Hallie Prescott publishes sepsis review in JAMA

Each year in the US, around 1.4 million people survive a hospitalization for sepsis, and these sepsis survivors frequently experience new morbidity, high rates of hospital readmission, and high rates of death due to the lasting consequences of sepsis. This is the first review to synthesize the literature on post-sepsis morbidity, and to make recommendations…

U-M fosters thriving artificial intelligence and machine learning research

Research using machine learning and artificial intelligence — tools that allow computers to learn about and predict outcomes from massive datasets — has been booming at the University of Michigan. The potential societal benefits being explored on campus are numerous, from on-demand transportation systems to self-driving vehicles to individualized medical treatments to improved battery capabilities.

CSCAR Provides High Performance Computing Consulting

CSCAR and ARC-TS provide a consultation service to assist researchers with deploying and running codes on HPC clusters such as Flux. The service assists with adapting scientific codes to parallel environments, making efficient use of HPC resources, scaling up codes, locating current and emerging performance bottlenecks, identifying hot spots, and parallelizing performance-critical parts.