Healthcare conference, grant deadlines, funding opportunity, and job opportunity.
View this email in your browser
Health Informatics Newsletter


Updates on CHiP Core and Associated Faculty: 

Dr. Lukasz Mazur has recently published an article in JMIR Publications titled ‘Developing and Assessing Electronic Checklists for Safety Mindfulness, Workload and Performance'. The purpose is propose set of innovative principles for effective design of electronic checklists to enhance safety mindfulness and discuss some of our preliminary results from testing our proposed electronic checklist with dosimetrists and physicists. Read more

Dr. Di Wu have an oral presentation at AADR and title "Integrative analysis of the microbiome, metabolome and inflammation in Fanconi Anemia", and the one of the eight finalists of AADR Joseph Lister Award for Young Investigators 2018.

Dr. Di Wu has recently published an article - 'The use of CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing to confirm congenic contaminations in host-pathogen interaction studies' read more and 'Clinical utility of a STAT3-regulated microRNA-200 family signature with prognostic potential in early gastric cancer'. Read more. She also published an article, 'A robust and powerful two-step testing procedure for local ancestry adjusted allelic association analysis in admixed populations'.

Dr. Di Wu recently received a PI. Pilot Award, UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility (CEHS). Project Title: Defining novel Chk2 functions in suppression of UV-induced skin carcinogenesis. $2,5000 for one year. Read more

Dr. Saif Khairat and Dr. Gotz recently published paper on 'Assessing the Status Quo of EHR Accessibility, Usability, and Knowledge Dissemination'. Read more

Event Announcement

Health 2.0 12th Annual Fall Conference, Santa Clara, CA. Read more

Upcoming Grant Deadlines

mHealth Tools for Individuals with Chronic Conditions to Promote Effective Patient-Provider Communication, Adherence to Treatment and Self-Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional), June 16, 2018, Read more

Research Supplements to Promote Data Sharing in Cancer Epidemiology Studies, July 1, 2018, Read more

Developing Standards and Principles to Effectively Administer and Integrate Public Health Statistics into the National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control - NCEH, July 3, 2018, Read more

Job Opportunities

Several part-time and full-time positions have been posted on the CHIP website

We hope everyone has a relaxing long weekend! 
Suggestions? Comments?
Reach out to us at 
More information at and or by e-mailing or
You are receiving this email because of your involvement in health informatics at UNC through the Carolina Health Informatics Program, Program on Health and Clinical Informatics, NC TraCS Institute Biomedical Informatics Services, and/or the Carolina Health Informatics Research Collaborative, or because you are otherwise involved in health informatics at UNC.

unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
Health Informatics at UNC-Chapel Hill · 160 N Medical Dr. · Chapel Hill, Nc 27599 · USA

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp