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Biomedical and Health Informatics and AI for Combating COVID-19 Pandemic

In 2020, the world is facing an unknown coronavirus that claimed thousands of lives.  The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant economic downturn and uncertainty to our daily lives. Many prominent BHI researchers are joining the world effort in fighting against COVID-19. The following resources are provided to the BHI community who would like to join the effort in finding solutions against COVID-19.  

BHI Activities for COVID-19

Seminars/Virtual Talks
Gaps and Opportunities for Fighting COVID-19
Research Insights Covid-19: Weathering the storm
How AI is helping tackle COVID-19
Moving Past COVID-19 – Lessons Learned from Around the World
COVID-19: Vaccines and Variants
COVID-19 Scientific Research Seminar
Hacking Health Camp 2021
Hack HR 2021
OpenCovid19 Initiative
Tech 4 COVID
Hack the Crisis
Digital Response to COVID-19
Med-O-Vate Hackathon
Girls in AI
MedHack 2021
Challenge One Health Hackathon
COVID-19 Vaccine Research and Deployment
How computational immunology changed the face of COVID-19 vaccine development
Model-informed COVID-19 vaccine prioritization strategies by age and serostatus
How soon will COVID-19 vaccines return life to normal?
Artificial intelligence aims to outsmart the mutating coronavirus
Why Vaccines Alone Will Not End the Pandemic
Global distribution of a covid-19 vaccine using the “Fair Priority Model”
Training Videos
Biomedical and Clinical Informatics
Dominic Suciu – COVID-19, Epidemiology and Informatics
Digital Humanism: Informatics in Times of COVID-19 (whole workshop)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nursing Informatics Experts on COVID-19 Crisis
Conversations on COVID-19: Dissecting Clinical Informatics During a Pandemic
A Biobank and Clinical Informatics Hub for COVID-19
2020 COVID Series: Boston Medical Center (BMC) – Innovations in Informatics
The Role of #Health #Informatics at the Time of #COVID19 Crisis and Beyond | Krish Nirantharakumar
Hannes Werthner – Opening the Workshop DIGHUM & COVID-19
Biomedical Imaging Informatics
Diagnostic Imaging in COVID-19: Chest X-ray and CT
Imaging Findings of CoVID-19: More Than Just Ground Glass Opacities, by Henry Guo, MD, PhD
Imaging in COVID 19 Webinar
The Role of Chest Imaging in Patient Management during the COVID-19 Pandemic: the Fleischner Society
Imaging of COVID-19 – Q&A session with Dr Jonathan Chung
Radiology Preparedness for COVID-19: Radiology Scientific Expert Review Panel
Pt. 1 Chest CT Appearance of COVID-19
Pt. 2 RSNA Consensus Statement on Reporting of CT Findings of COVID-19 (Endorsed by STR, ACR , RSNA)
Pt. 3 The Chest Radiograph in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Role, Standardized Reporting, & CT Correlation
Public Health Informatics
Oxford Mathematician explains SIR Disease Model for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Oxford Mathematician explains SIR Travelling Wave Disease Model for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
Oxford Mathematician explains SIR Incubation Disease Model for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
The Coronavirus Curve – Numberphile
Epidemiological Models for Influenza and COVID-19
Estimating actual COVID 19 cases (novel corona virus infections) in an area based on deaths
General Knowledge (good for background)
Coronavirus is not the flu. It’s worse.
How deadly is Covid-19?
The big lesson from South Korea’s coronavirus response
How coronavirus spreads outdoors vs. indoors
How coronavirus charts can mislead us
How wildlife trade is linked to coronavirus
Why fighting the coronavirus depends on you
One reason why coronavirus hits black people the hardest
The US tested the wrong people for coronavirus
What face masks actually do against coronavirus
What the coronavirus looks like up close
What Bill Gates hopes we learn from coronavirus
Why South Korea’s Coronavirus Curve Looks So Different From The Rest Of The World
COVID-19 Data Analytics Conferences
UK Biobank Scientific Conference
COVID-19 Datasets
Our World in Data
Covid Chest X-ray Dataset
COVID-19 Korea Dataset
NYT and JHU Dataset
Open COVID-19 Data Working Group
COVID-19 CT Lung and Infection Segmentation Dataset
COVID-19 POCUS Ultrasound
COVID-19 EU Data
COVID-19 Molecular Structure and Therapeutics Hub