Research Technical Lunch

Are you looking for an opportunity to interact with Partners Corporate IT to ask questions and express concerns? Or are you interested in sharing technical questions and solutions with colleagues in research IT and from external institutions?

If so, join us at The Research Technical Lunches:

  • Monthly with a break in July and August
  • ​Three ways to attend: 
    • Partners Corporate offices, The Prudential Center, 11th floor
    • Partners Healthcare Assembly Row Building, Somerville, MA, details on room communicated monthly
    • Remote via Webex
  • Catered lunch is served at both locations
  • Join the lunch announcement list  

Where, when:

  • Partners Corporate offices, The Prudential Center, 11th floor
  • Partners Healthcare Assembly Row Building, Somerville, MA, details on room change monthly
  • Remote via Webex
  • ​First or last  Thursday of the month, 12noon to 2:00pm 

The Research Tech Lunches feature:

  • Announcements: service offerings and changes, staffing updates, upcoming presentations
  • Partners Corporate IT presentations on services and technologies that research IT personnel can leverage
  • Opportunities for research IT personnel to express service concerns and needs to Partners Corporate IT
  • A venue for research IT personnel to present their own innovations and infrastructure to their peers
  • ​Opportunities for outside scientists, institutions and companies to share knowledge and innovations

The Next Research Tech Lunch 

  • Thursday, September 21, 2017  Register  *Please note this meeting falls on the third Thursday of the month!
  • Time: 12:00-2:00p.m.  
  • ​​Speakers:
    • Jeanhee Chung, MD, and web developer Stephen Lorenz from the MGH Lab of Computer Science will discuss and demonstrate the clinical trials portal:
    • Alexander Turchin, MD and Shervin Malmasi, Ph.D from the BWH Department of Medicine will discuss and demonstrate Canary. Canary, is a free and open-source solution designed for users without natural language processing (NLP) or software engineering experience. It was designed to be fast and work out of the box via a user-friendly graphical interface.

View past Research Tech Lunch presentations online. You will need to log into the site with your Partners credentials.

ERIS Research Technical Lunch Dates for 2017

Join us for the ERIS Research Technical Lunches! Descriptive information to the left in the main body of the page, e.g. location, lunch format.  Research Technical Lunch Dates for 2017 are below; get them on your calendar!

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 12:15-2:15pm

Thursday, May 25, 2017, 12-2pm

Thursday, June 29, 2017, 12-2pm

Thursday, September 21, 2017, 12-2pm

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 12:30-2:30pm

Thursday, December 7, 2017, 12-2pm


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