Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine :: The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine

The Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine’s mission is to apply innovative mathematical, statistical and computational techniques to enable, inform and improve basic and clinical biomedical research.  Established in 2006, the center was renamed in 2007 to the Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine following a transformative gift of $5 million from Battelle Memorial Institute, which also established the Battelle Chair in Quantitative and Computational Biology.

Areas of Focus

  • Genomics

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Biophysics

  • Data Visualization

  • Software Development

Center News

Symposium for 2015 Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Veronica Vieland, PhD, director of the Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine, organized the symposium, "Extracting Evidence from Biological Data: Multiple Disciplines Get In on the Act" for the 2015 meeting.

Read more on the website for the AAAS 2015 Annual Meeting.

"Top 10 Scientific Mysteries for the 21st Century"

Mystery #7 includes measurement of evidence, based on a publication from Vieland et al. (Science News, January 28, 2015). 

Read more about the publication here.

Researcher at Nationwide Children’s Hospital Secures Grant to Develop a Standard Statistical Evidence Measure to Reduce Errors in Biomedical Research

Veronica Vieland, PhD, director of the Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine, was recently awarded a $500,000 grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation for her research study, “Measuring the Evidence in Evidence-Based Medical Research.”

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