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Biomedical Informatics Seminars

MED262 - Current Trends in Biomedical Informatics

When and where:  Spring Quarter, 2021: Fridays, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., April 2 to June 4, 2021.  Classes will be held remotely using Zoom, which will be announced weekly.

  • Instructor: Jejo Koola, Ph.D.
  • Everyone is welcome to attend!
  • Students: Sign up for MED262 to get 1 unit credit. DBMI Ph.D. students are required to complete 6 quarters of MED262 in order to fulfill Ph.D. curriculum requirements.

Schedule of speakers and topics will be updated periodically.

Please use the menu at left to see information about weekly seminars offered in the past.

Seminar Dates and Times

Date

Person

Title

Institution

Topic

10/1/2021

 TBA

10/8/2021

 Cancelled due to DBMI retreat.

10/15/2021

Dr. Ali Torkamani

Director of Genome Informatics, Scripps Research Translational Institute

Dept. of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology, Scripps Research Institute

High definition medicine

10/22/2021

Dr. Edward De Brouwer

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Electrical Engineering, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Modeling patient trajectories using a GRU-ODE Bayes network

10/29/2021

Dr. John Chorba

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Medicine, UCSF

Automated machine learning methods for heart murmur detection

11/5/2021

Prof. Brenda Simon

Professor of Law

Case Western School of Law

Legal and policy issues regarding data aggregation

11/12/2021

Dr. Wei-Qi Wei

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Deep phenotyping of time evolving patient traits

11/19/2021

Dr. Yingcheng Sun

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York City, New York

Information retrieval for evidence-based medicine

11/26/2021

Thanksgiving Break

12/3/2021

Dr. Sandor Szalma

Global Head of Computational Biology

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Computational biology in Takeda Pharmaceuticals