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Fully-funded PhD Studentship in Text Mining of Electronic Medical Records

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A fully-funded PhD Studentship is available in Department of Informatics and the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. The student will join a multi-disciplinary team of researchers focusing on making the information in the 'free text' in patients' electronic medical records more accessible and usable for research purposes.

The successful candidate will have a good honours degree or (ideally) a Masters degree in computer science, artificial intelligence, or a related discipline; they will have excellent programming skills, and experience in natural language processing and machine learning.

Closing date for applications: 10th October 2011

For further details and information on how to apply, see information on Doctoral studentships <http://www.sussex.ac.uk/informatics/prospectivestudents/doctoral/doctoralstudentships> in Informatics.


By: Margarita Steinberg
Last updated: Monday, 10 October 2011

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