Computer scientist Antje Wulff appointed
Dr Antje Wulff has been appointed Junior Professor of Big Data in Medicine at the university's Department of Health Services Research. The junior professorship is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.
Wulff (29) studied Business Information Systems at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University in Stuttgart and Business Information Systems - Medicine and Health at the Technische Universität Braunschweig (TU Braunschweig). She then took up a post at the Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, which is jointly run by the TU Braunschweig and the Hannover Medical School.
Wulff's main research interests include computer systems that support medical staff in decision-making by providing diagnostic and predictive models for diseases based on health data. She also conducts research on medical data modelling and methods to facilitate standardized data flow between systems and institutions.