Fall 2020 Department of Biomedical Informatics Colloquium Series

Location: The Offices at Baum Room 407A

Seminar Date Seminar Time Title Presenter Presenter's Institution Presenter's Website Nid
Friday, August 21, 2020 11am - 12pm Title IX (students & postdocs only) Carrie Benson University of Pittsburgh Prevention and Education Coordinator 54326
Friday, August 28, 2020 11am - 12pm Can Cycling between Different Antibiotics curb the Rise of Antibiotic Resistance? / Reinforcement Learning and Natural Language Processing in Surgery Andrew Beckley, BS & Tanner Wilson, MD University of Pittsburgh, Department of Biomedical Informatics Doctoral Fellows 54313
Friday, September 4, 2020 11am - 12pm Biomedical Informatics Opportunities in Pediatric Neuroimaging Rafael Ceschin, PhD UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor, Pediatrics 54314
Friday, September 11, 2020 11am - 12pm Statistical and Computational Approaches Towards Understanding Age-related Macular Degeneration and Its Progression Wei Chen, PhD Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Pediatrics 54315
Friday, September 18, 2020 11am - 12pm Bayesian Tools for Clinical Trials Daniel Normolle, PhD University o Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Biostatistics 54316
Friday, September 25, 2020 11am - 12pm Translational Pharmacoinformatics Approaches in the Drug Interaction Research Lang Li, PhD The Ohio State University School of Medicine Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics 54317
Friday, October 2, 2020 11am - 12pm CANCELLED 54318
Friday, October 9, 2020 11am - 12pm AI Innovation in Medical Imaging: Where Are We? Shandong Wu, PhD University of Pittsburgh, Department of Radiology Associate Professor, Radiology 54319
Friday, October 16, 2020 11am - 12pm Informatics as an Interventional Discipline Randi Foraker, PhD, MA, FAHA Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine Associate Professor, Institute for Informatics 54320
Friday, October 23, 2020 11am - 12pm Novel, Multi-Institutional Approaches for Evaluating and Improving Clinical Decision Support Allison McCoy, PhD, MS Vanderbilt University Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics 54321
Friday, October 30, 2020 11am - 12pm Women’s Health and Informatics Tools: Evaluating Existing Tools and Identifying Opportunities Kim Unertl, PhD, MS Vanderbilt University Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics 54322
Friday, November 6, 2020 11am - 12pm Towards a Better Understanding of Processing Persuasive Texts Rebecca Hwa, PhD University of Pittsburgh, Department of Computer Science Associate Professor of Computer Science 54323
Friday, November 13, 2020 11am - 12pm Integral Genomic Signature Analysis: A New Class of Transparent, Interpretable, and Resilient Multi-omics Modeling Methods for Precision Medicine in Oncology Xiaosong Wang, MD, PhD University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pathology Associate Professor, Pathology 54324
Friday, November 20, 2020 11am - 12pm Big Data and AI Driven Opioid Epidemic Research Fusheng Wang, PhD Stone Brook University Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics and Department of Computer Science 54325