Weekly OHDSI Digest – July 2nd, 2018

OHDSI MEETINGS THIS WEEK

OHDSI Community Call – NO CALL THIS WEEK

OHDSI CDM and Vocabulary WG – Call rescheduled to Tuesday, July 10th from 1-2pm

Architecture Working Group – Thursday at 10am ET
Webex: https://jjconferencing.webex.com/mw3100/mywebex/default.do?service=1&siteurl=jjconferencing&nomenu=true&main_url=%2Fmc3100%2Fe.do%3Fsiteurl%3Djjconferencing%26AT%3DMI%26EventID%3D610982452%26UID%3D501476547%26Host%3DQUhTSwAAAAQu4P1o9qm71JJ1Zj4-uvZbjQttsCinu71JCRxBAHAXnzjjRAiTspTzU9ojLmjMF4CcTBWw4zn1dqYPTWu5vJ9_0%26FrameSet%3D2%26MTID%3Dm3e1ceeca56f1e94c9fcf1ae98c10e02e

GIS working group meeting – Next Monday (July 9th) at 10am ET
https://tufts.webex.com/mw3200/mywebex/default.do?service=1&siteurl=tufts&nomenu=true&main_url=%2Fmc3200%2Fe.do%3Fsiteurl%3Dtufts%26AT%3DMI%26EventID%3D562301137%26UID%3D528546812%26Host%3DQUhTSwAAAAT_EHuT3Ok-zHVhY1-kVGh78TH62dPsFk0x99qz1E9039sh_Eiepw8CoZeIF2SfnopQ8oAZaLN9PkzIZovRf2kV0%26FrameSet%3D2%26MTID%3Dm243d8e9a9c6c2d42d5182aeb5d30efdb
Meeting Number: 735 317 239
Password: gaia

ANNOUNCEMENTS
2018 OHDSI Symposium – REGISTER NOW
Registration is officially open for the 2018 OHDSI Symposium which will take place Friday, October 12th. You can register here: https://www.ohdsi.org/symposium-registration-2/
Please note that registration for symposium tutorials, set to take place on October 11th and 13th is separate from symposium registration.

2018 OHDSI Symposium – TUTORIAL REGISTRATION OPEN
Registration is now open for tutorial sessions at this year’s OHDSI symposium. Intro tutorials will take place on Thursday, October 11th. Advanced tutorials will take place Saturday, October 13th. More information about tutorials is available here:
https://www.ohdsi.org/tutorial-workshops/
https://www.ohdsi.org/tutorial-registration-2/

Intro tutorials are being offered free of cost, however registration does not guarantee a seat in the tutorial. When you register, you will be placed on the tutorial wait-list. The final participant list will be determined by the tutorial faculty.

Advanced tutorials also offer the free wait-list registration. In addition, we are also offering a limited number of paid tickets ($318.17) which will guarantee your seat in the tutorial.

2018 OHDSI Symposium – CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
The OHDSI Symposium Planning Committee are now accepting abstract submissions for the 2018 collaborator showcase. We are inviting collaborators to submit abstracts to present posters, software demonstration or oral presentations during the collaborator showcase which will take place during the main symposium on Friday, October 12th. More details are available here: https://www.ohdsi.org/collaborator-showcase/
Abstract Submissions Due: 5pm on Thursday, August 7, 2018

It doesn’t matter who scores the goals, just that we win the games.
– Neymar

COMMUNITY PUBLICATIONS
Evaluating large-scale propensity score performance through real-world and synthetic data experiments
https://academic.oup.com/ije/advance-article/doi/10.1093/ije/dyy120/5043131

Levothyroxine use and the risk of breast cancer: a nation-wide population-based case-control study.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29961136

The economic burden of preventable adverse drug reactions: a systematic review of observational studies.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29952667

Computational methods for birth-death processes.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29942419

Comparative effectiveness of canagliflozin, SGLT2 inhibitors and non-SGLT2 inhibitors on the risk of hospitalization for heart failure and amputation in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A real-world meta-analysis of 4 observational databases (OBSERVE-4D).
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29938883

Systematic data ingratiation of clinical trial recruitment locations for geographic-based query and visualization.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29132636

Impact of the black triangle label on prescribing of new drugs in the United Kingdom: lessons for the United States at a time of deregulation.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28857309

Quality Assessment of Biomedical Metadata Using Topic Modeling
http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2112/sewebmeda_paper_2.pdf

A design framework and exemplar metrics for FAIRness
https://www.nature.com/articles/sdata2018118

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