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The Pulse Newsletter – April 2021

Read the April issue of PDH’s quarterly newsletter, The Pulse. Precision Driven HealthPDH is New Zealand’s unique health data science research partnership. www.precisiondrivenhealth.com

Landscape image of Luke Boyle, Kevin Ross and Doug Campbell with the Hi-Tech Award

What’s next for nzRISK?

We catch up with the NZRISK team to find out what’s next for the award winning pre-operative risk calculator.

Kevin Ross: Farewell 2020

Dear PDH whānau, Our 2020 Research Day seemed to sum up the year for us all. Eagerly looking forward to finally bringing the whole PDH community together, we found out the night before that there was an unexplained community case of COVID-19 and gatherings in Auckland were discouraged*. Instead of meeting in person, we hosted …

2020 PDH-HRC Postdoctoral Fellowships announced

We’re excited to announce that along with the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC), we have awarded two Postdoctoral Fellowships to the value of $452,422, as part of a jointly funded call for research in precision health. The fellowships will focus on improvements to surgical scheduling and reducing emergency department admissions. Meet our new …

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The Pulse Newsletter – December 2020

Read the December issue of PDH’s quarterly newsletter, The Pulse. Precision Driven HealthPDH is New Zealand’s unique health data science research partnership. www.precisiondrivenhealth.com

Precision Driven Health partners with Manawanui and Nicholson Consulting to better understand users of disability services

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has announced a new research partnership with Manawanui and Nicholson Consulting to learn more about New Zealanders who receive funded disability services in order to inform the development of services that better meet their needs. The interim report of the Health and Disability System Review identifies that disability at a system …

Precision Driven Health wins at New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards 2020

Precision Driven Health (PDH) has won its category at the 2020 New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards 2020, held on Friday night, for the partnership’s freely accessible surgical risk calculator, nzRISK. The Visa Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good Award recognises innovation focused on improving the lives of the people it serves. The judges commented that PDH …

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The Pulse Newsletter – July 2020

Read the July issue of PDH’s quarterly newsletter, The Pulse. Dr Kelly Atkinson( Programme Manager )Kelly is PDH’s Programme Manager and manages the research programme and operations.

Orion Health supports COVID-19 decision-making with a national algorithm management solution

Orion Health has today announced it will deliver a free national solution to support scenario modelling, risk prediction, forecasting and planning throughout New Zealand’s COVID-19 response. Accelerated to market through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s COVID-19 Innovation Acceleration fund, the New Zealand Algorithm Hub will provide the infrastructure, tooling and resources necessary to …

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The Pulse Newsletter – April 2020

Read the April issue of PDH’s quarterly newsletter, The Pulse. Dr Kelly Atkinson( Programme Manager )Kelly is PDH’s Programme Manager and manages the research programme and operations.