Creating Biomedical Technologies to Improve Health

NEWS & EVENTS

April 8, 2016

AAMI 2016 Laufman-Greatbatch Award Goes to NIBIB Grantees

Ary Goldberger, M.D., Roger G. Mark, M.D., Ph.D., and George Moody, founders of PhysioNet, were selected to receive the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) Foundation's most prestigious award, the 2016 Laufman-Greatbatch Award. They were selected for their work over the last 20 years to collect and provide acces to "big data" through the creation of PhysioNet, a free collection of recorded physiological signals and related open-source software intended to stimulate current research and new investigations. Goldberger is at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School; Mark and Moody are at MIT.