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Data Science and Medicine Converge to Bring Artificial Intelligence to the Clinic

December 16, 2019

As data science and medicine come together, artificial intelligence (AI) is opening new possibilities in nearly every medical specialty. At Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a large academic medical center within an even larger medical ecosystem, initiatives underway reveal how close we are to adding AI to the physician’s toolkit to improve patient care.

A national leader in AI, Brigham clinicians and scientists are poised to bring the power of AI into the clinic. The breadth of research throughout this Harvard teaching hospital, plus collaborations with Harvard Medical School and...

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AI Insights: Cardiovascular Care

AI Insights: Cardiovascular Care

October 10, 2019

Cardiovascular diseases remain the leading cause of death worldwide and rising expense, making this area ripe for AI-enabled innovations. This AI Update includes discussions from the 2019 World Medical Innovation Forum, an interview from Licensing Manager Teja Reddi, PhD and an “In the News” article featuring the Apple Heart Study from Calum MacRae MD, PhD.

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Inaugural Computational Neuroscience Outcomes Center Symposium: The Future of Data (Neuro)Science

October 9, 2019

The Computational Neuroscience Outcomes Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Neurosurgery hosted their inaugural symposium bringing together leading data science experts in the clinical neurosciences for a day of keynote & plenary talks on state-of-the-art advances, abstract presentations of cutting-edge work, & sessions to foster innovative collaborations. The audience spanned the spectrum of computational neuroscience: both clinicians & scientists in neurosurgery, neurology, neuroradiology, neuropathology, neurooncology, radiation oncology,...

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Cho, Ngwa and Smith Win BRI's NextGen Awards

July 24, 2019

Three investigators received the Brigham Research Institute's (BRI) NextGen Awards, which are designed to catalyze the Brigham research community’s ability to better respond to scientific changes and technological developments. The NextGen Awards consist of two groups of grants, each with a different set of criteria.

Track A (“Affinity group”) award recipients receive up to $5,000 for funding and BRI staffing support to convene a group of researchers with common exploratory interests.

The recipients of the NextGen Affinity Group awards are:

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