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06/09/2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
BRC Bioinformatics Seminar: Mirco Musolesi
Title: From Mobile Phone based Monitoring of Depressive States to Data-Driven Behaviour Interventions   Abstract: Existing interview-based studies in the literature have shown that depression leads to a reduction of mobility and activity levels. We believe that the support provided by new mobile technologies can help to tackle this problem [...]


12/05/2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
BRC Bioinformatics Seminar: Parashkev Nachev
Speaker: Parashkev Nachev, Senior Clinical research Associate, Institute of Neurology, University College London. Title: The politics of high-dimensional inference Abstract: Though opinions on the value of large-scale, high-dimensional data modelling in medicine vary, there is a consensus that it is a luxury, to be pursued with no more urgency or vigour [...]


19/04/2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BRC Bioinformatics Seminar: Semantic Annotation of Patient Records for Search and Visualisation
Title: Semantic Annotation of Patient Records for Search and Visualisation Dr Angus Roberts, Senior Research Fellow, Natural Language Processing, Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield Dr Honghan Wu, Post Doctoral Data Scientist, SGDP Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London Abstract: The digitization of patient records creates new [...]


01/03/2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
BRC Bioinformatics Seminar: Sumatra Velupillai
Extracting temporal information from clinical narratives: existing models, approaches - and challenges for the mental health domain Accurately extracting temporal information from clinical documentation is crucial for understanding e.g. disease progression and treatment effects. In addition to time-stamped and other structured information in electronic health records, temporal information is conveyed [...]