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Posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 10:30 in Joyce Hunter's blog
the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) accomplished this fall - a competitive hackathon to solve real problems in health and nutrition. On the campus of the California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks,...
Posted Friday, January 6, 2017 - 13:37 in damon davis's blog
HealthData.gov just passed 3,000 datasets! What a fantastic way to begin 2017, and end amazing year for this online data sharing platform.
Posted Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 13:08 in Elizabeth Kittrie's blog
In the spirit of open science – a movement to make data and other information from scientific research available to everyone --...
Posted Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 14:03 in HealthData.gov's blog
By: Susan Mayne, Ph.D., and Katherine Vierk, M.P.H.
Posted Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 15:54 in Elizabeth Kittrie's blog
By Elizabeth Kittrie, Senior Advisor for Open Innovation & Policy and Joe Bonner, Health Scientist-AAAS Fellow
Posted Friday, July 29, 2016 - 09:57 in Ellie Sheridan's blog
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is home to the National Toxicology Program, a Health and Human Services interagency program dedicated to testing and evaluating substances in our...
Posted Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 08:30 in Elizabeth Kittrie's blog
By Elizabeth Kittrie and Shubham Chattopadhyay
Posted Friday, May 6, 2016 - 14:13 in damon davis's blog
Hold tight, this is gonna be a great ride! Everything is in place for the Health Datapalooza (May 8-11, Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC).
Posted Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 14:00 in Cara James's blog
By: Cara V. James, Ph.D., Director of the Office of Minority Health at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Posted Friday, April 15, 2016 - 12:00 in Lisa Simpson's blog
As the new hosts of the annual Health Datapalooza, AcademyHealth will welcome the ‘geekerati’ and ‘glitterati’ of the health data liberation movement to D.C. from May 8-11.
Posted Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 14:06 in damon davis's blog
Recently I had the pleasure of addressing Open Data Fest III in Sacramento, CA an awesome gathering of data contributors and enthusiasts out west that are to advancing the agenda of using the state’s data for positive...
Posted Monday, February 22, 2016 - 15:39 in Susannah Fox's blog
Catherine is a woman I met through my fieldwork in communities of people living with rare disease. When she was pregnant with her second child, she couldn’t shake the feeling something was wrong.
Posted Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 00:00 in Susannah Fox's blog
Prescriber Checkup, a tool created in 2013 by ProPublica, a nonprofit j
Posted Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 11:31 in kasshout's blog
By: Taha A. Kass-Hout, M.D., M.S. and Elaine Johanson