American Heart Association

Forging new paths along medical data highways

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

We hear a lot these days about how marketers are using big data to personalize the ads we see online for places to shop, dine or travel. What you might not know is that the intersection of science and technology is empowering researchers to analyze […]

April 10th, 2018|Categories: Health, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Precision Medicine, Research|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Forging new paths along medical data highways

AHA adds first data scientist focused on precision medicine

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The American Heart Association has hired its first data scientist dedicated to precision medicine, bolstering efforts by researchers and physicians to mine biological data in search of more precise approaches to treat and prevent heart disease and stroke.

Laura Stevens recently joined the growing American Heart […]

August 31st, 2017|Categories: Health, Precision Medicine|Tags: , , |Comments Off on AHA adds first data scientist focused on precision medicine

AHA debuts cloud-based precision medicine data platform

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Massive amounts of patient data that could help shed light on the world’s most deadly diseases are now available through a precision medicine platform.

The American Heart Association Precision Medicine Platform, part of the AHA Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine, is the only resource of its […]

March 20th, 2017|Categories: Health, Heart Disease, Research, Stroke|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on AHA debuts cloud-based precision medicine data platform

AHA, Amazon Web Services join forces to fight heart disease using the cloud

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – Researchers and clinicians in the growing field of customizing heart disease and stroke treatments for each patient will soon join together to access and analyze more of what they need most – massive amounts of information.

The American Heart Association and Amazon Web […]

AHA works with Amazon’s cloud service to advance precision medicine

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The American Heart Association on Thursday announced a nearly $5 million initiative in partnership with Amazon’s cloud computing division, Amazon Web Services, to fund more than a dozen data research grants to power the AHA’s Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine.

Fourteen grants will be awarded over […]