Shatkay and Chandra Kambhamettu Received Grant from the National Library of Medicine

Hagit Shatkay

Shatkay and Chandra Kambhamettu, professor of computer and information sciences and image analysis expert, have received a grant from the National Library of Medicine (NLM) to apply the principle of “computational glancing” to biomedical research.

A two-year, $560,000 grant from the NLM and the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (under the NIH R56 grant program) will allow Shatkay and Kambhamettu and their associates to investigate methods of integrating text and image information to obtain relevant information in three very specific areas. Read UDaily article.


UD received PAID (Partnerships for Adaptation, Implementation, and Dissemination) Award

Nsf08_pic The University of Delaware has received a PAID (Partnerships for Adaptation, Implementation, and Dissemination) award through the National Science Foundation’s ADVANCE program. UD’s $307,936 PAID grant will help to transform the culture for women faculty in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields at the University of Delaware by educating faculty and administrators in best practices for recruitment and retention. Pictured here are PI Dean Michael Chajes (right) with co-PIs (from left to right) Provost Tom Apple, Associate Dean Pam Cook, and Professor Kathryn Scantlebury.  >>Read More