Weekly OHDSI Digest – January 7th, 2019


THEMIS Work Group Meeting – Tuesday at 10am ET
Meeting URL: https://meet.lync.com/quintiles-quintilesims/mui.vanzandt/7Z24VJ8Z

The Book of OHDSI Work Group Meeting  – Tuesday at 11am ET
Zoom URL: https://columbiauniversity.zoom.us/j/258043190

OHDSI Community Call  – Tuesday at 12pm ET
US TOLL: +1-415-655-0001
Meeting Number: 199 982 907

Population-Level Estimation (Eastern hemisphere) Work Group Call  – Wednesday at 3pm Hong Kong time

NLP Work Group Meeting  – Wednesday at 2pm ET
Dial in: +1 (571) 317-3122
Conference ID: 707-196-421

China Work Group Meeting – Friday at 10pm ET
Meeting URL: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/721873621

EHR Work Group Meeting – Friday at 10pm ET
Meeting URL: https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/4984831362

Metadata and Annotations Work Group – Friday at 2pm ET
Join by phone 1-877-5659999  (Call-in toll-free number)
1-617-9392838  (Call-in number)
Attendee access code: 556 090 61

GIS Working Group Meeting  – Next Monday (January 14th) at 10am ET
Meeting Number: 735 317 239
Password: gaia

You can find a full list of upcoming OHDSI meetings here:


2019 European Symposium  – Registration is open for second annual European Symposium, set to take place March 29th, 2019 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. For more details, including where to register, check out Peter’s post: http://forums.ohdsi.org/t/european-ohdsi-symposium-registration-now-open/5554?u=maurabeaton

2019 OHDSI F2F – SAVE THE DATE! –  The 2019 OHDSI F2F will take place on June 3-4th 2019 at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. For more details check out the event page: https://www.ohdsi.org/events/2019-ohdsi-face-to-face/

2019 OHDSI Symposium – SAVE THE DATE!  – It’s official! The 2019 OHDSI Symposium will take place on September 15-17th 2019 at the Bethesda North Marriott & Conference Center. The main symposium will be Monday, September 16th with tutorials on September 15th and 17th. For more information, check out the 2019 OHDSI Symposium event page: https://www.ohdsi.org/events/2019-ohdsi-symposium/

2018 OHDSI Symposium Recording  – Video records from the main symposium are available here: https://www.ohdsi.org/2018-ohdsi-symposium-videos/

2018 Tutorial Recordings  – Intro tutorial videos are online!
CDM Tutorial: https://www.ohdsi.org/past-events/2018-tutorials-omop-common-data-model-and-standardized-vocabularies/
OHDSI Ecosystem: https://www.ohdsi.org/past-events/2018-tutorials-overview-of-the-ohdsi-analysis-ecosystem/
Advanced tutorials will be posted shortly.

To be great is to be misunderstood.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Challenges for Optimizing Real-World Evidence in Alzheimer’s Disease: The ROADMAP Project.

Predicting Influenza Vaccinations using Administrative Claims and Consumer Health Data

Extracting claim sentences from biomedical documents: a pilot study focusing on drug-drug interaction claims

Prediction of RNA-protein sequence and structure binding preferences using deep convolutional and recurrent neural networks.