Illinois Health Data Analytics Summit

Registration is now open!

Revolutions in big data analysis are shaping healthcare delivery worldwide—technologies that can analyze, classify, and manage patient data and outcomes. To foster collaboration and to shape the future of Medical Informatics and Health Data Analytics, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign—in collaboration with healthcare providers, industry representatives, and academic researchers—is sponsoring a special one-day summit.

Date: Monday, May 1, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Reception to follow from 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Location: I Hotel and Conference Center, Champaign, IL

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Sponsored by Health Care Engineering Systems Center, College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Spring 2017 Cancer Community at Illinois Faculty Seminar Series

The Cancer Community at Illinois is pleased to present the Spring 2017 Faculty Seminar Series. Each seminar session will include a group of faculty members giving brief individual talks and a period for Q&A.

Seating is limited. Please RSVP at

Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017-Featured Speakers are:
         John Erdman, Food Science and Nutrition
         Barbara Fiese, Family Resiliency Center
        William Helferich, Nutritional Sciences
        Brendan Harley, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Time: 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Location: all seminars will be held at the Health Care Engineering Systems Center, 1206 W. Clark St, Urbana, in Room 1232

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The Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS)

This year, MHSRS will feature 60 abstract-driven breakout sessions, including breakout sessions on infectious disease, traumatic brain injury, psychological health, military global health engagement, and injury prevention, as well as precision medicine and women’s health.  In addition to DOD officials, the officials from the Department of Health and Human Services are often present.  The Symposium offers an opportunity for academia to engage with program managers and DOD officials, who are often hard to reach, on military biomedical and health-related research topics. The MHSRS is an annual four-day educational symposium that draws approximately 2,300 attendees.

Symposium Date: August 2017
Location: Florida
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