University of Toronto Transfusion Medicine Rounds

Big data applications in transfusion medicine: Size matters


Event details

Presented by

Dr. Ruchika Goel, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Associate Vice Chair of Research, Department of Internal Medicine, SIU School of Medicine
Div. of Hematology/Oncology, Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU SOM

Learning objectives

  1. To provide an overview of Big Data analytics.
  2. To provide examples of a range of application of big data in furthering transfusion medicine research and outcomes and identify needs and gaps.
  3. Identify various possible available and accessible resources for big data applications. 
  4. To lay out a model for the future: Aiming for some precision based applications from big data. 


For additional event details, refer to the Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network (ORBCoN) website: University of Toronto Transfusion Medicine Rounds – December 15, 2022 – Transfusion Ontario. To register to attend this event, complete the Zoom registration form: Webinar Registration - Zoom.

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