UC San Diego and Verizon Team to Improve Tuberculosis Care

As part of an innovative philanthropic health care program targeting reduction of health care disparities in diverse communities around the United States, the Verizon Foundation has provided the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine with a $300,000 grant, as well as important in-kind health information technology solutions.

December 04, 2012General, Giving, Health, Science and Engineering, Giving, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

NSF Renews Funding for National OpenTopography Project

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has renewed funding for OpenTopography, an Internet-based project that provides open and free access to high-resolution topographic data collected by technologies such as LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging).

December 04, 2012Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

DELPHI Project Foretells Future of Personalized Population Health

Imagine a new type of healthcare app that does it all – it helps you understand your current health status, assists you in making changes in your life to improve your health, and takes into account the perspective of your entire life history, others in your age group—and perhaps even your neighborhood—who share similar characteristics.

December 04, 2012Events, General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering, Events

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