Uncovering Racial Disparities in the COVID-19 Data

An unprecedented data-sharing collaboration reveals communities hit hardest by the pandemic.

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Population Health Informatics
Dr. Philip Payne, chief data scientist at Washington University.

Meet the First Chief Data Scientist of Washington University

Philip R.O. Payne, PhD, shares what the role means for the school’s research, education, and care delivery efforts.

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Concept image of cables and connections for data transfer

How a Supercomputer Can Help Cure Diseases

Folding@home’s distributed computing model provides a powerful, flexible, crowdsourced method for unlocking answers to pressing healthcare questions.

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Learning Healthcare Systems, Population Health Informatics

Big Ideas Competition

The Institute for Informatics and the Healthcare Innovation Lab are pleased to announce a new Big Ideas Program “spin-off” competition to support and accelerate informatics and care delivery innovations aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the community and mitigating negative clinical outcomes for COVID-19 patients.

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