NJIT Newsroom tagged with "healthcare" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 Three NJ-HITEC Doctors Share Their Health IT Stories in the Nation's Capital http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-214.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-214.phpThu, 13 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Douglas S. Ashinsky, MD, FACP, Warren Internal Medicine (Warren), Paulo B. Pinho, MD, FACP, FAAP, PASE Healthcare, PC (Millburn), and Frank Sonnenberg, MD, FACP, FACMI, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Group (New Brunswick) recently went to Washington, DC as part of the Office of the National Coordinator's (ONC) Inaugural Health IT Fellows class that included 28 champions from 18 states. 

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NJIT Professor to Lecture on How Technology Advances Healthcare http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-198.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-198.phpThu, 30 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Distinguished Professor and electrical engineer Atam Dhawan hits the lecture trail again this summer as a distinguished speaker for an IEEE life sciences lecture series.  His focus will be how “Point of Care Healthcare” can reduce illness, improve the quality of life, and stop spiraling healthcare costs.  Dhawan, who will stop at conferences in Japan, Colombia and Croatia, tells audiences about the following.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, electrical and computer engineering, atam dhawan, healthcare, stem cells, regenerative medicine, big data


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Personalized Healthcare Will Revolutionize 21st Century Medicine, Says NJIT Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-037.phpWed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 A closer look at personalized or point-of-care healthcare was the focus of a recent international conference in India organized and chaired by NJIT Distinguished Professor Atam Dhawan. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, department of mathematical sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, department of biomedical engineering, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, ieee, department of engineering technology, department of biological sciences, uri, atam dhawan, adhc, interdisciplinary design studio, embs, engineering in medicine and biology society


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Dynamic Pricing Expert Wenbo Selina Cai Joins NJIT Faculty http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-283.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-283.phpThu, 30 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 An expert in operations research and dynamic pricing decisions, Wenbo Selina Cai, PhD, has been appointed to the faculty of NJIT's Newark College of Engineering as assistant professor in the department of mechanical and industrial engineering. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, healthcare, dynamic pricing, wenbo selina cai


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Songhua Xu, Expert in Healthcare Business Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Songhua Xu, PhD, a computer scientist who uses advanced techniques to build human-centered applications to benefit society, will join the NJIT College of Computing Science as an assistant professor. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, data mining, artificial intelligence


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Mei Liu, Expert in Healthcare Analytics, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-267.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-267.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Mei Liu, PhD, a computer scientist who uses advanced informatics approaches to improve health care, will join this fall the NJIT College of Computing Sciences as an assistant professor. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, healthcare, mei liu, bioinformatics, electronic medical records, emr


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Decreasing Healthcare Costs Is Focus of New Informatics Book by NJIT Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-085.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-085.phpTue, 23 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400 A topical new book about using informatics to reduce healthcare costs edited by Stephan Kudyba, an assistant professor in the NJIT School of Management, will be released early this May. Healthcare Informatics: Improving Efficiency and Productivity (CRC Press) addresses the incorporation of information technologies and information management by healthcare providers to increase the efficiencies of their operations to help reduce costs. 

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NJIT's Don Sebastian To Serve as Panelist Today at "Best and Brightest" Medical Innovation Forum http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-420.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-420.phpTue, 01 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Donald H. Sebastian, provost (interim) and senior vice president for research and development at NJIT, will participate in a panel discussion at the “Best and Brightest” Forum on Medical Innovation today at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City. Other panelists include Dick Gephardt, chairman of the Council for American Medical Innovation and former Missouri representative and House Majority Leader, and Bob Franks, president of the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey and former New Jersey representative. Sebastian will be speaking on related topics at the New Jersey Technology Council Regional Commercialization Conference on Dec. 10  in Wilmington, Del. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, research and development, office of the provost, njtc


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ECE Department To Host Seminar on Polymer-Based Sensor Systems for Healthcare and Homeland Security http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-199.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-199.phpMon, 18 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 V. Ramgopal Rao, PhD, a professor in the EE Department of IIT Bombay, a visiting professor at Georgia Tech and a distinguished lecturer of the IEEE Electron Device Society, will discuss "Polymer Based Sensor Systems for Healthcare and Homeland Security" at an IEEE and Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Seminar on June 8, 5-6 p.m. in the ECE Building Rm. 202. 

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16 Ways To Outrun the Recession: Try New Master’s Programs at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-099.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-099.phpFri, 20 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has developed 16 new master's programs, designed to help professionals succeed in today's economy. The new programs emphasize business and computing, the bio-tech field, and civil infrastructure. Each has a unique 21st century focus that draws on the rich technological expertise of NJIT.

Tagged: office of admissions, information technology, energy, biostatistics, bioelectronics


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NJIT Seminar Set for Nov. 6 To Focus on Bioelectronics--Emerging Research Area http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-396.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-396.phpFri, 31 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Thanks to companies, universities, and inventors designing and manufacturing biomedical sensors, healthcare and its related economy will radically change over the next decade.

Tagged: seminar, department of electrical and computer engineering, ieee, atam dhawan, durgamadhab misra, timothy chang, raquel perez-castillejos, haim grebel, nanotechnology, sotirios ziavras, healthcare, leonid tsybeskov, bioelectronics


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