2012 Seminar Archives

Date Speaker Seminar Location Topic
January 11 Amy Abernathy, MD  Duke Systematic evidence Development and Implementation through Rapid Learning Cancer Care
January 18 Michael Shoffner  UNC-CH Introduction to Cyberinfrastructure for Health Informatics
January 25 Dave Kirby UNC-CH Health Information Security in Academic Medical Centers: Status and Prospects
February 1 Erika Samoff, PhD  UNC-CH Evaluation of surveillance systems: supporting improvements in public health practice
February 8 Rachel Richesson, PhD, MPH  Duke The Use of Medication Data Standards and Ontologies to Support Knowledge Discovery from Health Care Data Sets
February 15 Myra A. Carpenter &  Hope Bryan  UNC-CH The UNC-CH Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center Application of Informatics Solutions to Health Research Challenges
February 22 Steve Cline, DDS, MPH Duke North Carolina Strategy for Health Information Technology
February 29 James C. Murphy, MS, MA, GSEC, CISSP-ISSMP, CISA, CISM  UNC-CH Information Security Management – Improvement Needed!
March 14 Thomas P. Caruso, PhD, MBA, PMP  UNC-CH Transforming Health Research Through the Use of a Secure Health Data Cloud
March 21 Helen Hoenig, MD  Duke Using Teleheath Technology for Rehabilitation
March 28 Javed Mostafa, PhD & Deborah Travers, PhD, RN, FAEN  UNC-CH Development & Testing of an Automated Syndrome Classifier for Emergency Department Data
April 4 Annette DuBard, MD, MPH  Duke The Community Care of North Carolina Informatics Center: a public-private partnership in information support for the care of vulnerable populations
April 11 David D. Potenziani, PhD UNC-CH Bio-Surveillance in the State and Nation
April 18 Harold “Skip” Garner, PhD Duke Text Similarity Searching: From reference finding, to ethics studies to clinician decision support systems
August 29 Jessica Tenenbaum, PhD & Douglas Wixted, MMCI  Duke The MURDOCK study: scientifically meaningful use of EHR data
September 5 Chandra Cook, MBA  UNC-CH Health Information Exchange – A Physician Led Approach
September 12 Tiffany Kelley, PhD, MBA, RN  Duke Information Needed for the Care of Hospitalized Patients
September 19 Barbara Massoudi, MPH, PhD UNC-CH BreathEasy: A PHR tool for managing asthma in an underserved population
September 26 Carol Hamilton, MD  Duke The PhenX Toolkit: Get the Most from Your Measures
October 3 Dennis Schmidt, MS, CISSP UNC-CH IT Security in a Decentralized Environment
October 10 Helena Ellis Duke Duke BioBank
October 24 Eric Eisenstein, DBA Duke Take Two Alerts and Call me in the Morning
October 31 Emilie Lamb, MSPH Duke Implementing electronic laboratory reporting to the North Carolina Division of Public Health for attesting to Public Health Meaningful Use objectives
November 14 Emily Pfaff & Ashraf Farrag, MSIS UNC_CH Natural Language Processing
November 28 Salvatore Mungai, MS Duke National Cancer Informatics Program
December 5 Stephanie W. Haas, PhD UNC-CH The Partnership: Combining Human Experts and Machine Learning Techniques in Classification Tasks