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August 15, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3110, Boston, MA
Freezerworks is an electronic sample management and tracking tool developed by Dataworks and hosted through Enterprise Research IS at Partners HealthCare. Freezerworks is a data management application that tracks and manages samples and specimens for research and biotech labs. The application meets GLP and FDA Guidelines, including 21 CFR part 11 requirements for labs across the Partners network. Researchers can subscribe to the service at a discounted rate through the Research Computing Core . Watch... Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3.110
Partners R User Group Meeting - Summer Lightning Talks Thank you very much to speakers to share their knowledge and attendees. You can view the recording below. Video Link Kamil Slowikowski (BWH , HMS) Kamil is the author of ggrepel package . I am sure that many of you already have used this package. I am a big fan! Here is the presentation Keith Marill (Emergency Medicine, MGH) ​ Keith used bootstrapping with R for... Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3130
Victor Castro (RPDR, Partners) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . GitLab is a wonderful tool for versioning your code. It should be used regardless your programming level. If you are an experienced programmer, you should use it. If you are new to programming, you should use it, too. Learn more at rc.partners.org/GitLab Victor shows how he uses Partners GitLab with Rstudio. Learn more about R at Partners ... Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3130
Keith Marill (Emergency Medicine, MGH) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . Keith used bootstrapping with R for his clinical research, published original methodologic research on a bootstrapping solution to estimate confidence intervals for a ratio of binomials. This results in bootLR package . He explains what bootstrapping is and demonstrates code to perform it. Learn more about R at Partners . Subscribe to the Partners R User Discussion List . Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3130
Kazuki Yoshida (HSPH, BWH Medicine) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . ​ Kazuki is the author of "Table 1" package . TableOne was inspired by descriptive statistics functions in Deducer , a Java-based GUI package by Ian Fellows. This package does not require GUI or Java, and intended for command-line users. Here is the presentation. Learn more about R at Partners . Subscribe to the Partners R User Discussion List . Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3130
Aedín Culhane (HSPH, BWH Medicine) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . ​BioConductor provides all the tools to analyze the data - from microarray to next generation sequencing experiments. Aedín is the active advocate for Bioconductor and will introduce Bioconductor Here is the presentation. Learn more about R at Partners . Subscribe to the Partners R User Discussion List . Read more »
July 19, 2018

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MGH Simches 3130
Tanya Cashorali (TCB Analytics) & Eduartina Perez (NWH) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . NWH ​Finance Operations team had historically generated and reported on data manually and was looking to streamline reporting processes in Finance Operations, Health Care Quality, and NWPHO. Recently they launched an initiative with TCB Analytics to implement a robust reporting system using Tableau. This session covers lessons learned in moving to Tableau, including data... Read more »
July 19, 2018

Venue: 

MGH Simches 3130
Kamil Slowikowski (BWH, HMS) presented a lightning talk at the Partners R User Group Summer Meeting . Kamil is the author of ggrepel package . Many of you have likely already used this package. Here is the presentation. Learn more about R at Partners . Subscribe to the Partners R User Discussion List . Read more »
June 28, 2018

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Research Technical Lunch
Mike Healy, MBA, Senior Project Specialist, PHS Infrastructure Technology Services (ITS) gave an update on the deployment of Network Access Control (NAC). Listen to a recording of the entire June 28th Research Technical Lunch Read more »
June 28, 2018

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Research Technical Lunch
Mike Stromski, PHS Network Security Architect, described email authentication technologies that are being deployed across PHS and fielded questions and concerns. https://phsenterprise.webex.com/phsenterprise/lsr.php?RCID=3ee6886a6fe7a0b6dccbde056d87a378 Read more »

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