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Detecting COVID-19 with Portable Ultrasound Network
ICICS Researchers Helping to Develop Ultrasound Scanning Network for COVID-19 Diagnosis

ICICS Researchers Helping to Develop Ultrasound Scanning Network for COVID-19 Diagnosis

This story has been adapted from a story on the UBC Applied Science site. ICICS researchers are collaborating with local partners to establish a network of portable, handheld ultrasound scanners th­at can soon accelerate COVID-19 diagnosis in B.C. and potentially beyond. The scanners pair a locally-developed commercial ultrasound device with a secure online library of […]

Blockchain@UBC’s Summer Institute an Online Success
Blockchain@UBC’s 4th Annual Summer Institute: An Online Success Story

Blockchain@UBC’s 4th Annual Summer Institute: An Online Success Story

From finance, climate change, social media, healthcare, Indigenous communities, public procurement, healthcare, and athlete management to the COVID-19 pandemic, blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies (DLT) are presenting novel ways to address important societal and business challenges. This year, graduate students had the opportunity to gain comprehensive training in these technologies in the Summer Institute […]