Weekly OHDSI Digest – January 6th, 2020


Oncology WG – Outreach/Research Subgroup Meeting  – Tuesday at 10am ET
URL: https://zoom.us/j/780765541?pwd=RTVsRUVFdU4xV1BFZ2ZuVnJDVUVrdz09

Gold Standard Phenotype Library WG Meeting – Tuesday at 11am ET
URL: https://gatech.webex.com/webappng/sites/gatech/meeting/download/3d12d3ec89a34d568d8969fa5501e90b?siteurl=gatech&MTID=mdd4af3e9b84212fc7df3eb0150703df5

OHDSI Community Call  – No meeting this week, next meeting will take place next Tuesday, January 14th at 12pm ET

CDM & Vocabulary WG Meeting – Tuesday at 1pm ET
URL: https://meet.lync.com/jnj-its/mblacke/V59RPVRY

PLE + PLP WG Meeting (Eastern Hemisphere) – Wednesday at 3pm in Hong Kong
URL: https://meet.lync.com/jnj-its/mschuemi/KG2Z4M78

Oncology WG – Development Subgroup Meeting  – Wednesday at 10am ET
URL: https://www.ohdsi.org/web/wiki/doku.php?id=documentation:oncology:development_schedule

NLP WG Meeting – Wednesday at 2pm ET
URL: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/707196421

Psychiatry WG Meeting – Thursday at 8am ET
URL: https://iqvia.webex.com/mw3300/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=iqvia
Meeting number (access code): 962 271 701
Meeting password: OHDSI

PLE + PLP WG Meeting (Western Hemisphere) – Thursday at 9am PT
URL: https://meet.lync.com/jnj-its/mschuemi/S431KDZV

OMOP CDM Oncology WG – CDM/Vocabulary Subgroup Meeting  – Thursday at 10am ET
URL: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/755053125?pwd=V0dOZVVnY3RMRWgxMVVGTDdVbnA1UT09

EHR WG Meeting – Friday at 10am ET
URL: https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/4984831362

China WG Meeting – Friday at 10am ET
URL: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/721873621

OMOP CDM Oncology WG – Genomic Subgroup Meeting  – Friday at 10am ET
URL: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/412862164?pwd=NmpEWTdTQlB4N3VxT0tQRXdDWlg0dz09

You can find a full list of upcoming OHDSI meetings here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1X0oa9R-V8cwpF1WQZDJOqcXZguPKRiCZ6XrQ2zXMiuQ/edit

Favorite 2019 OHDSI Papers – We want to create a thread of the community’s favorite or most inspiring OHDSI papers from the past 12 months.Was there a paper that used OHDSI tools and standards particularly inspiring to you? Please share them here: https://forums.ohdsi.org/t/favorite-ohdsi-papers-of-2019/9004

Two OHDSI studies published in Lancet!  Another OHDSI study has been published in Lancet! The EHDEN team’s Rheumatology paper is available here: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanrhe/article/PIIS2665-9913(19)30075-X/fulltext
If you haven’t yet checked out the LEGEND hypertension study in the Lancet, you can check it out here:
For more info on the study, check out our press release:

2019 OHDSI Symposium – Tutorial Videos  Videos from the 2019 OHDSI tutorials are officially online! You can access tutorial videos and materials here:

* OMOP Common Data Model and Standardized Vocabularies
* Cohort Definition/Phenotyping
* Patient-level Prediction
* Population-level Estimation
* Data Quality
* Extraction, Transformation, and Load Process (ETL)

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Understanding the nature and scope of clinical research commentaries in PubMed.

Merging heterogeneous clinical data to enable knowledge discovery.

BEAGLE 3: Improved Performance, Scaling, and Usability for a High-Performance Computing Library for Statistical Phylogenetics

Adapting electronic health records-derived phenotypes to claims data: Lessons learned in using limited clinical data for phenotyping.