MIRACUM journal successfully launched

Just in time for the MIRACUM Kick-Off Symposium, we proudly present the first issue of the MIRACUM journal, published on February 22nd 2018. This journal illustrates the MIRACUM concepts/use cases/results and presents the highlights of the last year.

MIRACUM Kicked-Off

On February 22nd and 23rd, we celebrated the start of the MIRACUM programme with a Kick-Off Symposium in Erlangen. With around 250 national and international guests, we succeeded to introduce the scope and spectrum of our consortium. Specifically, w

11 credit points: Miracum Kick-Off Symposium is certified by the BLAEK

The MIRACUM Kick-off Symposium has been certified by the Bayerische Landesärztekammer with 11 credit points in category A with 4 credits on 22nd February and 7 credits on 23rd February 2018. The training is registered under the title “Datenintegra

First technical paper about federated analyses on the MIRACUM data with the OMOP common data model has been published

The OMOP common data model and the OHDSI tools are used as a core element in MIRACUM for developing a common data model, harmonizing terminologies as well as facilitating the federation of research queries/analyses across institutions. Already during

First medical paper based on the MIRACUM data integration centres (DIC rel. 0.9) has been published

“Regional Differences in Thrombectomy Rates” have been reported by clinicians from the MIRACUM sites, based on the secondary use of anonymized billing data. As a first research question to be tackled with the MIRACUM DIC infrastructure already du

New professorship for eHealth and Medical Data Science in Gießen

The University of Applied Sciences Gießen (Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen, THM) opens the call for a W2 professorship in the disciplines of eHealth and Medical Data Science. The candidate will represent the area of research and teaching and is e

Mannheim prepares for MIRACUM start: Kick-off meeting on 26th September 2017

Before the start of the development and networking phase of the MIRACUM project in January 2018, the University Medicine of Mannheim and the University of Applied Science of Mannheim celebrate the funding of the MIRACUM consortium. The MIRACUM partne

MIRACUM receives a funding of €32.1 Mio for the German Medical Informatics Initiative (MI-I)

Today the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has announced that the MIRACUM consortium will receive a funding of €32.1 Mio for its concept of establishing data integration centres (DIC) by implementing use cases to apply data from th

e-Health and Medical Data Science: new W2 professorship in Gießen

The TH Mittelhessen announces a W2 professorship with the focus on e-Health and Medical Data Science to boost the team of medical informatics in Gießen. The candidate is expected to hold proficiencies in at least one of the four topics: Knowled

MIRACUM enhances bioinformatics competencies in the context of cancer research with a professorship in Frankfurt

In collaboration with the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), the Medical Faculty of the Goethe-University announces a new W2 professorship for "Bioinformatics in Oncology" in Frankfurt. Within the field of bioinformatics, she/he will be focussing