While there has been tremendous progress in technologies related to data storage, high performance computing and advanced analytic techniques, organizations have only recently begun to comprehend the importance of parallel strategies that help manage the cacophony of concerns around access, quality, provenance, data sharing and use.
Browse and download conference papers and presentations by ThotWave staff, our own publications, and helpful links to more resources about analytics for the health and life sciences.
Practical Implications of Sharing Data: A Primer on Data Privacy, Anonymization, and De-Identification
Researchers, patients, clinicians, and other healthcare industry participants are forging new models for data sharing in hopes that the quantity, diversity, and analytic potential of health-related data for research and practice will yield new opportunities for innovation in basic and translational science. This presentation outlines the natural conflict between data "openness" and data privacy.
NCHICA 20th Annual Conference Featured ThotWave and Duke Health’s Monica Horvath, PhD ThotWave was one of two organizations selected to conduct a 4-hour workshop entitled “The Journey to Becoming an Analytics Center of Excellence.”
SAHA College was our latest stop on our education mission. ThotWave was invited to present an analytics workshop at Southern Atlantic Healthcare Alliance (SAHA) education college on July 22.
The increased pace of advances in science, technology, and healthcare and the need for medical breakthroughs have blurred the lines between traditional Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Research, and Healthcare. Anyone who is familiar with these sectors knows that the data and information needs of these industries are large and complex and often daunting even within a single organization.