Stand Up 2 Cancer has several dream teams organized to help oncology research. Today, I came across an article from UCSC discussing how one of their associate professors in biomolecular engineering, Joshua Stuart (right), is joining as a member of Continue reading Stand Up To Cancer Using Oncology Informatics
Last week was a busy week for The Cardinal. Two days after Dr. Robert Carlson was announced as the new CEO of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), the Indianapolis Star announced that Dr. George Sledge will be leaving Indiana Continue reading Stanford Oncology Informatics
A pubmed search for electronic sign out (or hand off) yields 42 results. I wrote recently about secure patient health information and have been thinking more about what it takes to have a secure, physician-to-physician electronic sign out system. To Continue reading Rethinking Secure Electronic Sign out (Hand off or Changeover)
The short answer is probably not – the randomized control trial is safe for now. The longer answer when it comes to exploring molecular targets in oncology we may need to rethink the double-blind randomized control trial. Since current methods Continue reading End of the Double-Blind Randomized Control Trial?
Secure Personal Health Information (PHI) I get frustrated when someone throws around that they have developed a system that keeps PHI “secure.” I have a checklist that I generally go through as attacks come in many forms and there is Continue reading Secure Personal Health Information in 10 Steps