American Heart Association

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: Blog, Precision Medicine|Tags: , , |Comments Off on AHA adds first data scientist focused on precision medicine

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 […]

Washington, D.C., is championing precision medicine push

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Precision medicine is generally supported by all political groups and getting personal attention from the top government levels, which is why leading advocates were encouraged to seize the chance to push that agenda at a summit this week.

“This is a topic amazingly of interest to […]

October 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Patients, Research|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Washington, D.C., is championing precision medicine push