Spotlights

July 14, 2019

Changing the way to look at cancer: SpIntellx introduces Spatial Intelligence and Explainable Artificial Intelligence to improve pathology and biopharma research

1.6 million breast biopsies are performed each year in the US to diagnose cancer as a follow-up to […]
May 21, 2019

From Engineering Tissues to Engineering Genomes: sciVelo Alumni Spotlight on Elizabeth (Abby) C. Stahl, PhD

On a cold December day in 2018, the room is warm and full of family, friends, colleagues and […]
May 9, 2019

Michigan-Pittsburgh-Wyss Resource Center: Driving New Innovations in Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative Medicine (RM) is an exciting and relatively new biomedical discipline that seeks to establish methods of repairing […]
March 8, 2019

CCA 2019 Funding Opportunities

The Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance’s Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data (CCA) seeks applications triannually for early-stage […]
February 24, 2019
Jonathan Silverstein, MD of of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics, during the Health Record Research Request office hours at sciVelo.

Health Data Analytics and Electronic Health Records for Better Healthcare

Health information systems are collecting large amounts of patient data in the form of electronic health records (EHRs). […]
September 25, 2018
Xinghua Lu, left, and Greg Cooper, right, of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics.

Machine Learning Platform Identifies Unknown Genetic Drivers of Cancer to Personalize Treatment Strategies

Despite a decline in overall U.S. cancer mortality rates, cancer is still among the leading causes of death […]
July 25, 2018

Innovation Internship

The Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data seeks applications from undergraduate students for the 2019 Computer Science, […]
June 11, 2018

sciVelo: Translating Science AND Career Paths

At Pitt, sciVelo fosters a culture of commercial translation by activating and supporting investigators to engage in research […]
March 26, 2018

Found in Translation 2018

Starting a conversation on a blind date can be an intimidating task, and the same might be said […]
March 26, 2018

Pitt Innovation Challenge 2018

What is your idea to improve human performance? The Pitt Innovation Challenge 2018 is focused on generating creative, […]