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The 'exposome' exposed!

How can we explain the observation that Pima Indians living in the Southwest United States have a five fold higher prevalence of diabetes than their counterparts living across the border in Mexico? 697 more words

Health

Technology Driven Triple Aim

The triple aim is a framework developed by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement that describes an approach to optimizing health system performance. The goal is to improve the quality of care and the health of population while decreasing the cost of health care. 848 more words

Health

What Could Be Good to Do After Admission to KI?

Dear prospective students,

I would like to forward my warmest congratulations to all of you who got the admission for KI global masters programmes. I think those of you who are not admitted this year should continue working on optimizing your application (I mean if you want to apply again to get it next year). 626 more words

Bioentrepreneurship

Dr Lyn Hanmer Receives Inaugural Sedick Isaacs Award

Dr Lyn Hanmer received the inaugural Sedick Isaacs Award at a ceremony on 09 March 2015, at the recent HELINA conference in Accra, Ghana. As part of the award, she gave a keynote presentation “The importance of partnerships for Health Informatics development in HELINA and other low-resource settings” at the HELINA conference, and her presentation will be published in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Health Informatics in Africa ( 161 more words

Health Informatics

SEARCHING FOR A DIGITAL LIFELINE

What’s really the connection between technology and lives? I mean on one hand I think we should all try to keep things simple. If you’re ill…? 348 more words

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