Episode 16: Changing Institutions

Episode 16: Changing Institutions

In this episode, Jason flies solo and announces his new position as founding Chair of the Department of Computational Biomedicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He is joined by Dr. Kevin Johnson from Vanderbilt University to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of changing institutions. News and items of interest are covered. Dr. John Holmes provides the second part of his history segment on expert systems. Jason talks about learning statistics in the training segment.

Here is the announcement of Jason’s new position at Cedars-Sinai

Piece in Healthcare IT News on Google dismantling its health division

The Chair on Netflix

BBC piece on the video game turning 50

Paper on 20 challenges of working with EHR data

Piece in Nature on error in genomics data caused by using Excel

The Retro Challenge

IBM PC celebrates 40 years old

Windows 96

NLM scientific director position

Seeing Theory statistics page