Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Launches Initiative on Healthy Birth, Growth, and Development Knowledge: Semantic and Data Analytic Support

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Launches Initiative on Healthy Birth, Growth, and Development Knowledge: Semantic and Data Analytic SupportAugust 13, 2015
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the purpose of supporting the Healthy birth, growth and development (HBGD) initiative integration of multidisciplinary data to understand more fully the effects of risk factors on growth outcomes and to develop effective solutions that improve worldwide child health.

Rensselaer technical leader for the project is Deborah McGuinness, Tetherless World Senior Constellation Professor, director of the Rensselaer Web Science Research Center, and a member of The Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and Applications (IDEA) senior leadership committee.

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