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    Advanced IT Support for Clinical Trials - First CRI Solutions Day

    May 26-27, 2014 at Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Jul
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    Electronic Health Records (EHR) Worldwide

    Health information technology is on the rise worldwide. Despite its many advantages, the new technology is not free of flaws. In the US, the Health Information Technology and Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act was implemented to adopt and use health IT in a meaningful way. However, in the recent past, concerns were raised whether the current health IT policy is really in the position to…
  • Jun
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    Webinar given by p-medicine partners on EPEMED now online

    On June 18, 2014, three partners of the p-medicine consortium were invited to give a webinar on “Personalised Medicine knowledge as a catalyzer for clinical decision making” via EPEMED, the European Personalised Medicine Association (www.epemed.org). The webinar focused on the clinical decision making for new targeted therapies and how this is affected by the information the clinicians have at…
  • May
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    UPDATE: VPH Conference 2014 – Deadlines extended

    The deadlines for the VPH Conference 2014 on September 19-21, 2014 in Trondheim, Norway have been extended: New deadlines: Early bird registration: extended to June 15Abstract submission: extended to July 15 For enquiries, please contact: VPH2014@ntnu.no The VPH Conference will be hosted by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). This biannual conference series grew out of…
  • Mar
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    New ecancer special issue published on personalised medicine

    ecancermedicalscience has published a new Special Issue on personalised medicine.  This free-to-read compilation features articles on the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) project "p-medicine - From data sharing and integration via VPH (Virtual Physiological Human) models to personalised medicine". Personalised medicine is an emerging global challenge. Researchers, doctors,…