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Guest Post: The one billion map

Ear­lier this month, the Obama admin­is­tra­tion announced its plan to put $100 mil­lion toward building a net­work map of the human brain. World leading net­work sci­en­tist and North­eastern Dis­tin­guished Professor […]

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The Internet is the new baggie sweatshirt

I’ve written a lot about the ways tech­nology can improve health­care since coming to North­eastern. We have a great new grad­uate pro­gram ded­i­cated to the sub­ject and a slew of […]

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Will apps save the healthcare system?

I love starting the week off with a bang. The topic of this morning’s sym­po­sium, hosted by the Insti­tute on Urban Health Research, just totally gets my engines going. Four […]

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First Annual World Sepsis Day

Sepsis is a whole-​​​​body inflam­ma­tory response to an over­whelming infec­tion by bac­teria or other microogransim. At first glance, it may not seem like a big enough issue to ded­i­cate a […]

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New technologies beget new science

Since you’re reading this blog, you’ve prob­ably heard of net­work sci­ence and big data by now. It’s the field of research in which sci­en­tists leverage the amazing amounts of data […]