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Informatics Research Seminar: Development of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) Care Application
November 8, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC+0
Speaker: Andrew Wang, MD
Presented from Duke University
Broadcast Link: Seminar
At Duke, all seminars live or broadcast will be held in Hock Auditorium from 4-5 pm.
The presentation will review the development of HCM Care, a website and application to improve patients’ understanding of a specific cardiovascular condition, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).
Dr. Andrew Wang is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center. His clinical research and work have focused on patients with structural heart diseases, including valvular heart disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and infective endocarditis. He is involved in multicenter registries and trials to evaluate novel therapies in these conditions. He has directed the Duke Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic since 2003. In addition, he is the program director for the Cardiovascular Disease fellowship program.
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.