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May 17, 2017

Yearbook of Medical Informatics Features DLHS Chair

The first article in the 2017 Yearbook of Medical Informatics is "Toward an Information Infrastructure for Global Health Improvement" by Charles P. Friedman, PhD, Chair of the Department of Learning Health Sciences,  Joshua C. Rubin, JD, MBA, MPP, MPH, Learning Health System Initiatives along with Kevin J. Sullivan, PhD, an associate professor in the University of Virginia Department of Computer Science.

March 31, 2017

Raymond De Vries, PhD Featured in New Videos from The Trust Project

Bioethicist and sociologist Raymond De Vries, PhD presents a deeper look into the history of Trust in medicine for the The Trust Project at Northwestern University.

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March 28, 2017

Dr. Karandeep Singh Receives EBS Teaching Award

Recently Karandeep Singh, M.D., MMSc, Clinical Assistant Professor, Learning Health Sciences was among nine recipients of the 2016 U-M Endowment for Basic Sciences Teaching Award.

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March 15, 2017

Dr. R. Van Harrison Elected as First Public Board Member of ABPMR

In January 2017 the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) elected R. Van Harrison, PhD to be a board member and an advocate for the public on the previously all-physiatrist board.

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March 9, 2017

HIMSS Information Exchange Features Joshua Rubin Interview

Joshua Rubin, JD, MBA, MPP, MPH, Program Officer for Learning Health System Initiatives at the University of Michigan Medical School Department of Learning Health Sciences emphasizes collaboration in the new HIMSS HIE inPractice FEATURE.

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February 22, 2017

Joshua Rubin recognized as Champion of Consumer Access by NATE

Yesterday the National Association for Trusted Exchange (NATE) honored Joshua C. Rubin JD, MBA, MPP, MPH, Program Officer of Learning Health System Initiatives with their inaugural Champions of Consumer Access award for his contribution in easing the burden of records access on consumers and their caregivers.

January 25, 2017

Vydiswaran and Singh collaborators on M-CHAMP data science award

The Michigan Center for Health Analytics & Medical Prediction (M-CHAMP) was awarded funding for data science research by the Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS).

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January 19, 2017

First Learning Health Systems journal issue now available!

The initial six articles of Learning Health Systems were compiled as the journal's first official issue on January 19, 2017.

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January 18, 2017

Nancy Allee named Interprofessional Leadership Fellow

The second cohort of U-M Interprofessional Leadership Fellows includes Department of Learning Health Sciences joint faculty member, Nancy Allee, MLS, MPH.

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December 19, 2016

Dr. Karandeep Singh's review of patient-facing health app studies is e-published in JMIR mHealth and uHealth

In his paper "Patient-Facing Mobile Apps to Treat High-Need, High-Cost Populations: A Scoping Review" in the Oct-Dec 2016 JMIR mHealth and uHealth Dr. Singh describes health apps for high-need high-cost populations in the reviewed literature are largely unavailable to the public and these reviews have a high potential for conflict of interest. 

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