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Data visualizers learn from 1898 urban pop chart http://agtoday.us/1jzyxgf #media

article title: Data visualizers could learn a thing or two from this 1898 urban population chart
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source title: Quartz
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CTSI Welcomes Informaticist Jack Chang

In 2009, Jack Chang went to the leadership of the Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine and told them that there was a need for a program that did one thing and one thing only: managed information. 467 more words

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Botcasting: Listening to your Journal Feeds

If you’ve worked at a lab before, you’ve no doubt noticed a certain rhythm to the day. People come in early, setup their experiments, and by 10 the experiments for the day are underway, and the scientists are working on email (or Facebook), or are in the gym or are in the midst of a morning run around campus.   403 more words


A Pocketful of Rye

Unlike the Agatha Christie mystery referred to in the title of this piece, there are some mysteries that seem to defy a single answer.  One of those mysteries is how most scientists manage to keep up-to-date given the growing avalanche of developments in their fields.  698 more words


Great poster infographic on Future of Nursing

No doubt you’ve heard of the IOM’s report The Future of Nursing. What I discovered recently is that you can download a free copy of the report from the National Academies Press… 36 more words


I was SO NERVOUS when we took this picture. We were about to start our presentation titled “Making Effective Use of Electronic Student Health Data” 377 more words