Mad Minute with Guan Wang

Mad Minute with Guan Wang

Sending a warm welcome to MCIRCC's newest member of the Data Science Services team, Guan Wang! Guan is MCIRCC’s Lead Application Programmer.

HIT Consultant: UM Spinout Fifth Eye Lands $11.5M for Early Warning Patient Deterioration System for Hospitals

HIT Consultant: UM Spinout Fifth Eye Lands $11.5M for Early Warning Patient Deterioration System for Hospitals

Fifth Eye Inc. has raised $11.5 million in Series A funding led by Arboretum Ventures and Cultivation Capital. Other participants in the round included MINTS, the direct investing arm of the University of Michigan’s endowment, along with additional capital from previous investors Invest Michigan and 35 private angel investors.

Fifth Eye Press Release: https://fiftheye.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/fifth-eye-press-release-final.pdf

Inside the Critical Care Lab

Inside the Critical Care Lab

MCIRCC’s objective is to transform critical care through innovation, integration, and entrepreneurship. But what does that mean and how is it being done? The MCIRCC Pre-Clinical Operative and Intensive Care Unit was created in February 2013 to embody this objective and has made great strides in high-risk, high-reward pursuits.

Mad Minute with Hakam Tiba, MD, MS

Mad Minute with Hakam Tiba, MD, MS

Dr. Hakam Tiba, Director of Pre-clinical Operative & Intensive Care Unit and Research Assistant Professor, sheds some light on the successes of the Ward & Tiba Critical Care Lab and how students and Twitter play an integral part.

Mad Minute with Santinio Jones

Mad Minute with Santinio Jones

MCIRCC welcomes a new Project Manager to the Proposal Development Unit! Santinio Jones joined The Catalyst Team just before the holidays.

MCIRCC 2018 Year In Review

MCIRCC 2018 Year In Review

From 23 invention disclosures to 3 spin-off companies, MCIRCC members made a real impact in 2018.

The Next Generation of Vital Signs

The Next Generation of Vital Signs

Vital signs are archaic or “late to the game.” You read that right. Traditional vital signs that are collected and indicate a problem such as low/high blood pressure, heart rate, temperature, etc. are not detectably altered until your body has already been trying to compensate for a deficiency.

But what if the problem could’ve been detected and prevented before your body began to act up by developing new and more informative vital signs? Insert New Vital Signs

New NSF Grant will Help Rewrite the Rules of Big Data Using Sepsis as a Prime Example

New NSF Grant will Help Rewrite the Rules of Big Data Using Sepsis as a Prime Example

MCIRCC members Harm Derksen, PhD (Department of Mathematics), Kayvan Najarian, PhD (Departments of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics and Emergency Medicine), Jonathan Gryak, PhD (Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics), Kevin Ward, MD(Deparments of Emergency Medicine and Biomedical Engineering) and Timothy Cornell, MD, FAAP (Stanford University), were recently awarded a $1.4M grant by the National Science Foundation.

Mad Minute with Kenn Oldham, PhD

Mad Minute with Kenn Oldham, PhD

Read about MCIRCC Associate Director, Kenn Oldham, PhD whose expertise in mechanical engineering proves vital across the spectrum of critical care.

David Chesney to receive 2018 James T. Neubacher Award

David Chesney to receive 2018 James T. Neubacher Award

MCIRCC member David Chesney encourages his students to reimagine the way in which U-M campus learning and living can be designed for those affected by a disability.

He teaches students at both the beginning of their undergraduate academic experience and at the end that the skills they develop can not only be used to solve excessively technical problems but they can also have a significant social impact.