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Scientist Spotlights: Ayah Zirikly 

A new research scientist with both the Center for Language and Speech Processing (CLSP) and Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare, Zirikly builds AI-enabled models that analyze social media posts and word usage patterns to predict mental health disorders and symptoms.

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Eli Sherman named 2020 Google Machine Learning Fellow

With the fellowship, Sherman, a PhD candidate advised by Ilya Shpitser, will investigate how machine learning can help improve clinical decision-making and allocation of healthcare resources.

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Casey Overby Taylor earns NIH Genomic Innovator Award

Overby Taylor was recognized for her research in developing and evaluating methods to incorporate genomic results in clinical decision support.

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500,000 euros for COVID-19 study

The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) award will support Helmholtz Zentrum München, Malone Center researchers as they investigate the mechanisms and complications of COVID-19 diseases.  

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Hopkins researchers look to Twitter to evaluate social distancing measures

By comparing Twitter data from before and after the COVID-19 outbreak, Johns Hopkins University researchers found a profound impact on the...

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Social media fuels spread of COVID-19 information – and misinformation

John C. Malone Professor Mark Dredze discusses how social media can help combat—or contribute to—the spread of misinformation during the COVID-19 pandemic