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Activities completed this month
  1. Due to a family emergency I took off most of this month. 
  2. Add DAIR challenge (Dr. Mazurowski's challenge part 2) to
Planned for next month
  1. ONGOING - Continue the Federated Learning Document about integrating MedICI and Federated Challenges.
    1. Document is pending some additional notes. We are currently working with ACR (American College of Radiology) to deploy some Federated Learning clients and servers and this will greatly help me understand the complexities involved with setting up Federated learning challenges. Next month hopefully I'll have a better idea of what goes into setting up a system like this. 
    Add DAIR challenge (Dr. Mazurowski's challenge part 2) to
  2. Continue getting CodaLab running on NCI's network and VMs:
    1. Issues:
      1. Server (Apache) not serving static files
      2. Credentials for AWS bucket not active and we cannot talk to the bucket. Need to reach out to Tony Bigham ( to get those refreshed. 
Bi-weekly Meeting #1


Bi-weekly Meeting #2


  • Got CodaLab to launch and the UI works at NCI!


  • We have a server issue where changes to CSS and Javascript files aren't being reflected in the browser.


Task in Progress

DescriptionStatusCreation DateClose Date
  • Deployment of CodaLab on NCI's network
In Progress



DescriptionMitigationRankStatusCreation DateRealizationClose Date
Continuous development of CodaLab on NCI's network is exposing bugs in deployment and or CodaLab itself. This isn't an issue in theory, but I don't know how many issues I'll need to correct in order for the system to work. It is hard to estimate time to completion as a consequence.Kevin Olexa and I are working together to address each as they come up. 1In Progress