Call for Abstracts: 2018 Public Health Informatics Conference

The abstract period for the 2018 Public Health Informatics Conference, August 20-23 in Atlanta, is officially open for submissions! This year’s conference theme is Connecting Systems and People to Improve Population HealthDetailed information about the conference topic areas and session types, along with abstract submission guidelines, is now available on the conference website. All abstract proposals must be submitted by February 26, 2018 at 11:59pm PT.

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.

DeCart Data Science for the Health Science Summer Program, University of Utah

DeCart Data Science is a new  Health Science summer school program at the University of Utah beginning June 28, 2017 .

The program is a series of two and a half day courses including, rule-based NLP, machine learning NLP, data visualization, bioinformatics with Galaxy and predictive analytics. This will be a hands-on program using iPython notebooks.

For more information see, DeCART Data Science for the Health Science Summer Program, University of Utah