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Checkout the latest CDC update with new blog on Cascade Screening

May 14, 2018 - 07:18PM - by Brittany City

CDC's new blog post: Precision Medicine in Action: How well does cascade screening for hereditary conditions work in the real world? Posted on May 8, 2018 by W. David Dotson, Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Megan C. Roberts, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute and Muin J. Khoury, Office of Public Health Genomics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Publications Update: Dr. John Harley’s project was published in Nature Genetics

April 23, 2018 - 08:13PM - by Brittany City

eMERGE Network is excited to share that Dr. John Harley's project, Transcription factors operate across disease loci, with EBNA2 implicated in autoimmunity; was published in Nature Genetics.

Request from the NHGRI Director | Request for Information (RFI) on draft NIH Strategic Plan for Data Science

March 07, 2018 - 03:35PM - by kayla.m.howell

Please find below a special note from the NHGRI Director, Eric Green. ******************************************************************** Dear NHGRI Grantee: In order to capitalize on the opportunities presented by advances in data science, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is developing a Strategic Plan for Data Science. This plan describes NIH’s overarching goals, strategic objectives, and implementation tactics for promoting the modernization of the NIH-funded biomedical data science ecosystem. As part of the planning process, NIH has published a Request for Information (RFI) to seek input from stakeholders, including members of the scientific community, academic institutions, the private sector, health professionals, professional societies, advocacy groups, patient communities, as well as other interested members of the public. This Strategic Plan and the entire biomedical data science ecosystem is obviously of profound relevance to NHGRI, our research programs, and the entire field of genomics. We very much want any input to help NIH with this important assignment. As such, we invite your comments and suggestions on the draft NIH Strategic Plan for Data Science. Request for Information (RFI): Soliciting Input for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Strategic Plan for Data Science Notice Number: NOT-OD-18-134 Key Dates Release Date: March 5, 2018 Response Date: April 2, 2018 Thanks very much for your thoughts and input! All the best, Eric Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Human Genome Research Institute National Institutes of Health

eMERGE at AMIA 2017

November 03, 2017 - 01:21PM - by kayla.m.howell

The Electronic Medical Records & Genomics (eMERGE) Network is thrilled to be represented by our investigators at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium, hosted November 4-8, 2017 in Washington, DC. Please find a list of eMERGE-related presentations and posters HERE. AMIA website link: https://www.amia.org/amia2017 Program of Events link: https://amia2017.zerista.com/


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