News

  • The final SMITH Consortium quarterly closed meeting of the year was held as a web conference on November 24th-25th. 117 participants came together online for two days to discuss the current project status and plan further steps. Key topics included the go-live of the Data......

  • Networking and harmonisation of infrastructures in collaborative medical research is taking place in a very practical way. The Consortium Leaders Prof. Dr. Markus Löffler (SMITH) and Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Prokosch (MIRACUM), as well as representatives of the Trust Center of the Greifswald University Medical School (THS Greifswald), have confirmed their will to work together on data protection issues in an Letter of Intent. The MIRACUM site in Greifswald will provide software tools as work results for SMITH for subsequent use and support SMITH in their practical use....

  • Medical data are generated with different objectives in studies, registries, research projects and in health care. Their utilization and exchange to answer different questions will change health care and medical research. Despite the wide range of analysis methods, there are some aspects that still stand......

  • At the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, a new Junior Research Group on the secondary use of health data was created at the beginning of September. Under the leadership of Dr. Sylvia Nürnberg, three young scientists will focus on improving research opportunities and patient care through......

  • On September 14, 2021, the part-time master’s program in Medical Data Science (M.Sc.) started for the second time at RWTH Aachen University under the scientific direction of Prof.Dr. Rainer Röhrig, Director of the Institute for Medical Informatics. While students from the first cohort are already......

Event Dates

December 1st-3rd, 2021

DIVI21 Virtuell
21st Congress of the German Interdisciplinary Association for Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine e.V.
Online Event

December 6th, 2021 | 01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Learning Objectives Catalogs – much more than a PDF: Application Scenarios, Implementation and sustainability strategies
Online Workshop

April 26th-28th, 2022

DMEA 2022
“Connecting Digital Health”
Messe Berlin

Further Information

SMITH Fact Sheet
Medical Informatics Initiative
The Patient Consent Form of the MII