Openness is at the core of the philosophy and methodology of Epidemium, an Open Science project based on Open Data. Openness is everywhere within Epidemium.
Transdisciplinarity is needed to tackle the complexity of Big Data and it shapes Epidemium’s committees, Call4Debate and Challenge4Cancer.
Collaboration is key to Epidemium’s success, as it marks the transition from individual to collective thinking, from limited to global approaches.
Independence was set as a requirement by Epidemium’s initiators and is guaranteed by the Independent Ethics Committee.
Constructing a Data-Visualization of the incidence of cancers by exposing the epidemiological factors associated with their dynamics.
Developing a predictive tool for the progression of cancer in time and space, depending on the known or supposed factors that determine its evolution.
Next September a new challenge will be released to the community... Stay tuned...
Joining Epidemium means being part of a dynamic and varied community of people from all around the world, entering an ecosystem of experts and partners, but also having access to datasets and technical tools that we made available.More
Comprised of members of different backgrounds and expertise, this Committee helps Epidemium in dealing with all the ethical issues.
Comprised of members of different backgrounds and expertise, this Committee supports Epidemium and the projects' teams on the methodological matters and scientific relevance.
Our strength & originality are based on getting people from various backgrounds and skills to share their knowledge to the community. Tell us about expertise !
Promote Epidemium throughout the world and gather people around the core values of the program. Start and lead a Hub !