Patrick Ruch

Professor at HEG / HESSO Geneva and Head of BiTeM research group

 
Patrick Ruch is currently a professor and chairman of the Information Sciences department of the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO) in Geneva. He is also leader of the Text Mining group of the SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, which maintains text analytics services to support the curation of SIB databases such as Swiss-Prot and neXtprot (~ one million queries a year). Before these appointments, he has been working for a dozen years in several clinical & research environments, including the National Library of Medicine (NIH, Bethesda, MD), the University Hospitals of Geneva, and IBM Research in Zürich, where he developed text-driven decision support systems for life scientists and healthcare professionals.
 
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Bulletin Chablais: http://france.meteofrance.com/france/MONTAGNE?MONTAGNE_PORTLET.path=mont...
Google: http://www.google.ch/
PubMed: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?cmd=search&db=pubmed&term=Ruch+P[au]&...
Swiss-Prot: http://www.expasy.org/sprot/
TREC: http://trec.nist.gov
DBLP: http://www.informatik.uni-trier.de/~ley/db/
Conference calendar: http://www.is.informatik.uni-duisburg.de/fgir/conferences/
Babel Fish: http://babelfish.altavista.com/t
Mail HUG: http://owa.hcuge.ch
Mail SGIPA: https://mail.sgipa.ch/owa/
Mail HEG: http://mail.hesge.ch
Le Monde : http://www.lemonde.fr/
IHT : http://www.iht.com
NYT : http://www.nyt.com
SJMN : http://www.sjmn.com
Die Zeit: http://www.zeit.de/index
20 Minuten: http://www.20min.ch/

Status: 
Working for Bitem
Professional phone: 
+41 22 388 17 81
Secretary phone: 
+41 22 388 17 00
Fax: 
+41 22 388 17 01
Professional address: 
HES-SO, HEG Geneva Information Science department Tambourine, 17 CH-1227 Carouge