Transforming Data into Knowledge and Knowledge into Health: The National Library of Medicine Strategic Plan 2017-2027

Duke University School of Nursing 2018 Harriet Cook Carter Lecture
February 15, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.

Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD
Director of the National Library of Medicine


Panel Discussion:

Addressing the Challenges: Using data to generate knowledge, customize care, and improve health

Moderated by Rachel Richesson, MS, PhD, MPH, FACMI, Associate Professor, Duke University School of Nursing


Erich Huang, MD, PhD – Assistant Dean, Biomedical Informatics & Co-Director, Duke Forge

Geoffrey Ginsburg, MD, PhD – Director of AppliedGenomics and Precision Medicine

Megan Von Isenburg, MSLS, Associate Dean for Library Sciences and Archives, Duke University School of Medicine


Thursday, February 15 | 3:00–5:30 PM

Christine Siegler Pearson Building, room 1014

Reception to follow

Please RSVP by February 9

For questions, contact Jacqueline Meade at

Spring 2018 Informatics Seminar Series


Seminar Schedule

The Informatics Research Seminar Series is sponsored by Duke University and a collaboration with UNC-Chapel Hill, NCCU, UNC-Charlotte, and ECU. This series explores key areas in Health Informatics and include research results, overview of programs of research, basic, applied, and evaluative projects, as well as research from varied epistemological stances.

The Spring 2018 Informatics Seminars Series will begin on January 17th at 4:00-5:00pm. A list of the dates for all of the twelve seminar presentations can be found here.

If you have any questions about the upcoming seminars please contact Pegeen Ryan-Murray at

Please see our 2017 page for the Spring 2017 archived seminars.