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Learn about the roles open source technologies and communities are playing in international health and humanitarian efforts.

MUMPS, M and R programming languages

“'I feel and think much as you do, care about many of the things you care about, although most...

A great deal of excitement is in the air, anticipating OSCON 2012. At the healthcare track , this...
ACOs and Moneyball medicine part IV: Risk-reduction architectures

We need to "measure what matters" as the saying goes. As we move to new payment models, we'll need...
Public policy: The big opportunity for health record data

A few weeks ago Colin Hansen - a politician in the governing party in British Columbia (BC) -...
How global health was changed with open innovation

[The following is the speech text for the keynote I gave at the SwitchPoint Conference April 20,...
SwitchPoint

At the first annual SwitchPoint Conference , we’ll bring together some of the best minds in...
Open source wayfinding with Walk [Your City]

It's a two-second trip to visit walkyourcity.org . But before you head over there, you'll want to...
Part III: Moneyball medicine, narratives, probabilities, and making better medic

The Ohio Lottery is now 500+ million . $700 million has already been taken in on this drawing, not...