Public-Private Partnerships Will Accelerate Data-Driven Discovery

Big news today from NIH announcing their new initiative to develop and test new ways to best implement cloud services in support of biomedical research. Called STRIDES for “Science and Technology Research Infrastructure for Discovery, Experimentation and Sustainability,” the initiative will allow NIH to explore the use of cloud environments to streamline NIH data use. … Continue reading “Public-Private Partnerships Will Accelerate Data-Driven Discovery”

Help NLM and NIH Shape a Data-Driven Future

It’s a busy and exciting time for the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. This week we released NLM’s strategic plan, A Platform for Biomedical Discovery and Data-Powered Health.  Concurrently the National Institutes of Health announced a draft Strategic Plan for Data Science. The intersection of these two important documents demonstrates … Continue reading “Help NLM and NIH Shape a Data-Driven Future”

NLM Scientists Contribute to AI for Medical Image Interpretation

Guest post by Sameer Antani, PhD, Staff Scientist, Acting Branch Chief for the Communications Engineering Branch and Computer Science Branch at the National Library of Medicine’s Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Institutes of Health. Artificial intelligence (AI) has become one of the hottest fields of the 21st century. But AI isn’t a … Continue reading “NLM Scientists Contribute to AI for Medical Image Interpretation”

Taking Flight: NLM’s Data Science Journey

Guest post by the Data Science @NLM Training Program team. Data science at NLM is ready to soar! In 2018, we embarked on a journey to build a workforce ready to take on the challenges of data-driven research and health, and earlier this year we shared our plans for accelerating data science expertise at NLM. Now, … Continue reading “Taking Flight: NLM’s Data Science Journey”