Big Data Round-Up

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In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye.

Sap Steps up Data Privacy in Europe

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In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye. Software companies from all over the world – including heavyweights like SAP and Oracle, and new visionaries like PHEMI – are strengthening their data privacy capabilities to meet increasing demands from businesses and consumers. Changing data sovereignty laws and an increasing focus on data security are forcing data software companies to adapt. In the case of SAP, Computer Weekly

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Finding a Faster Path to Value-Based Care

In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye. Obama’s Affordable Care Act is driving a sweeping shift from volume- to value-based care. According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), as of March 2016, approximately 30% of Medicare payments are tied to alternative payment models that “reward the quality of care over quantity of services provided to beneficiaries.” Over 10 million patients are currently

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AHA Data Grants Portfolio

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In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye. The American Heart Association (AHA) Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine recently announced a series of new grants and fellowships for clinical and population researchers, computer engineers, and computational biologists. The grants will support a range of projects, including those that develop tools that to enable richer data analysis; establish better standards for future EMR integration; create new data curation

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Yaniv Erlich at TEDxDanubia

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In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye. Yaniv Erlich is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University and a Core Member of the New York Genome Center. However, he may be most famous for challenging privacy and security systems, his accomplishments ranging from unlocking bank doors to re-identifying anonymized genomic information. This May, Erlich spoke at Security He walked the audience through how he

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