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Engaging Citizen Scientists to Advance Biomedical Research
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03 Oct 2017 | Contributor(s):: Katrina Theisz, NIH Citizen Science Working Group
A symposium on biomedical citizen science and crowdsourcing, to excite and engage NIH staff about using citizen science and crowdsourcing to engage public participation in scientific research, was held on July 14th, 2017, at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. The program...
Standing on the shoulders of giants: Why knowledge management matters for genomics and precision medicine.
30 May 2017 | Contributor(s):: Andrew Su, Ginger Tsueng (Contributor)
Seminar by Dr. Andrew Su, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA. October 17, 2016Dr. Su discusses the importance of knowledge management for biomedical discovery, delving into his lab's work on Gene Wiki / Wikidata (crowdsourced science) and Mark2Cure (citizen science)
Research Literature: A new entry point for biomedical citizen science
24 May 2017 | Contributor(s):: Ginger Tsueng
Biomedical literature represents one of the largest and fastest growing collections of unstructured biomedical knowledge and finding critical information buried in the literature remains a huge challenge in biomedical research. With the development of a web-based application, Mark2Cure...
Helpful CitSci Links- handout
30 Dec 2016 | Contributor(s):: Katrina Theisz
CitSciBio.org- The Biomedical Citizen Science Hub
13 May 2016 | Contributor(s):: Katrina Theisz, Jennifer Couch, Elizabeth Gillanders
Abstract:In an effort to help connect the widely dispersed practitioners and resources of biomedical citizen science, NIH have teamed up with HUBzero to build the Biomedical Citizen Science Hub, CitSciBio.org. The Hub (CitSciBio) is designed to be a collaborative virtual environment, and to be...
CitSciBio.org- The Biomedical Citizen Science Hub (poster handout)
13 May 2016 | Contributor(s):: Katrina Theisz, Elizabeth Gillanders, Jennifer Couch