Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Join the Knowledge Portal Network team!

At the Knowledge Portal Network (currently consisting of the Type 2 Diabetes, Cerebrovascular Disease, and Cardiovascular Disease Knowledge Portals), we are looking for energetic, talented people to help us produce web portals that aggregate and serve genetic association results to the world in order to spark insights into complex diseases. There are positions open for a software engineer to help in developing and producing these web portals, and for a technical release manager to manage and coordinate tasks during production and maintenance of the portals.

The positions are located at the Broad Institute in Cambridge, MA, a dynamic and exciting work environment where cutting-edge science is applied to critical biomedical problems.

Find more details and apply for the software engineer or technical release manager positions at the Broad Careers site.

Monday, February 12, 2018

CDKP Publication

The Cerebrovascular Disease Knowledge Portal has an article describing its design and development available! This article has been published in Stroke’s February issue as a topical review. The article details the challenges and successes that the CDKP has faced during development and outlines plans for the future of the knowledge portal. The article is entitled “Cerebrovascular Disease Knowledge Portal: An Open-Access Data Resource to Accelerate Genomic Discoveries in Stroke” and is available through the journal website.