AG at medical schools?

Barbara A. Kucera bkucera at
Fri Oct 6 10:44:48 CDT 2000

Hi Chris,

That's great . . . I didn't realize you were going to have multiple AGNs at
Utah when we spoke about the possible joint research (re the SARA project)
with the University of Arkansas Little Rock.

It sounds as if we have the beginnings of a very good base for medical AG
interactions--which is very encouraging.



At 03:29 PM 09/22/2000 -0600, Chris Johnson wrote:
>As Richard said, the Utah Medical Library is looking at putting one in - as
>are the Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute and the Center for
>Advanced Medical Techologies (Radiology).  I doubt these will be done by
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>> Jennifer we (Argonne/Chiago) are working on installing the UC Medical 
>> School node right
>> now.. I thinking that it may be up around the end of October.. of course
>> we could try to arrange something with another node we will have up
>> at UC by mid October..  The Utah folks may have some ties to the
>> medical folks out west that might be plugged in.
>> Chris, Richard ?
>> At 03:06 PM 9/22/2000 -0400, Jennifer Teig von Hoffman wrote:
>> >Greetings,
>> >
>> >Several people at the Boston University Medical Campus have expressed
>> >interest in the Access Grid, and one in particular (Doreen Nicastro)
>> >would like to demonstrate its use to some of the faculty, as well as
>> >others in the Medical Campus administration.
>> >
>> >In particular, we thought that a nice introduction to the AG would be to
>> >ask a BU faculty member to give a lecture, and to invite other medical
>> >campuses to participate.
>> >
>> >I notice that Brown Medical School and University of Chicago Medical
>> >School are listed on the AG web site as nodes; does anybody know when
>> >those nodes are expected to come up? Also, are there other organizations
>> >with medical schools (either in the organization, or affiliated, or just
>> >plain good relationships) which might be interested in this?
>> >
>> >- Jennifer

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