Dr. Jenna Wiens’ research on machine learning and Clostridium difficile was recently featured by the Washington Post
Dr. John P.A. Ioannidis will give a talk as part of the MIDAS Seminar Series at the Kahn Auditorium in the Biomedical Science Research Building on April 18 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.Details
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,…Details
What if doctors had a sort of “crystal ball” to predict flare-ups in patients with inflammatory bowel disease? Such a tool could improve patient outcomes and save resources, say experts. That’s the goal of Dr. Akbar Waljee, a gastroenterologist at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System in Michigan.
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…Details
Congratulations to MiCHAMP member Dr. Jack Iwashyna. He was recently elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI). He joins fellow MiCHAMP members Dr. John Ayanian and Dr. Brahmajee Nallamothu in the society.
The Machine Learning for Healthcare Conference (MLHC) will be hosted by the University of Michigan in 2019. This year’s conference will be held at Stanford University August 17-18, 2018. MLHC is an annual research meeting that exists to bring together two usually insular disciplines: computer scientists with artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data expertise,…Details
Please join us on February 9th for Andrew Gelman’s talk: What’s Wrong with “Evidence-Based Medicine” and How Can We Do Better? The talk will be from 2 PM to 3:30 PM at the NCRC Research Auditorium (Building 10).Details
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,…Details
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…Details