Fall 2021 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 27, 2021 11am - 12pm Title IX - students only Carrie Benson, MEd University of PIttsburgh Prevention & Education Coordinator, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion 54421
Friday, September 3, 2021 11am - 12pm Better Biomarkers Based on Quality, Reproducible and Open Science Pardeep Raamana, PhD University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor, Radiology 54422
Friday, September 10, 2021 11am - 12pm Molecular Mechanisms of Evolutionary Innovation Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis, PhD University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor, Computational and Systems Biology 54423
Friday, September 17, 2021 11am - 12pm Ranking-based Artificial Intelligence: from clinical decision support to precision medicine. Xia Ning, PhD The Oho State University Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics 54424
Friday, September 24, 2021 11am - 12pm Analyzing gene expression during development and differentiation Dennis Kostka, PhD University of Pittsburgh Associate Profesor, Developmental Biology 54425
Friday, October 1, 2021 11am - 12pm Environmental adaptation and genetic mutations in developing antibiotic resistance Y.P. Peter Di, PhD University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health 54426
Friday, October 8, 2021 11am - 12pm The National Cancer Institute’s Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (ITCR) Program Juli Klemm, PhD National Cancer Institute Program Director, Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives 54427
Friday, October 15, 2021 11am - 12pm No Lecture STUDENT FALL BREAK 54428
Friday, October 22, 2021 11am - 12pm Fighting Misconduct Allegations Through Responsible Conduct of Research Craig Wilcox, PhD University of Pittsburgh Professor, Chemistry; University Research Integrity Officer; Conflict of Interest Committee Chair 54429
Friday, October 29, 2021 11am - 12pm Learning Reduced Representations of Genomic Data Maria Chikina, PhD University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor, Computational and Systems Biology 54430
Friday, November 5, 2021 11am - 12pm Elucidating context-dependent N6-methyladenosine (m6A) functions using machine learning Yufei Huang, PhD UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Professor of Medicine 54431
Friday, November 12, 2021 11am - 12pm Clinical Decision Support Systems for Drug Associated Acute Kidney Injury (D-AKI) Sandra Kane-Gill, PharmD, MS, FCCM, FCCP University of Pittsburgh Professor, Pharmacy and Therapeutics 54432
Friday, November 19, 2021 11am - 12pm A Learning Elelctronic Medical Record System for Identifying Relevant Patient Data Shyam Visweswaran, MD, PhD University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics 54433
Friday, November 26, 2021 11am - 12pm No Lecture Thanksgiving Break 54434
Friday, December 3, 2021 11am - 12pm Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at DBMI DBMI DEI Committee 54435
Friday, December 10, 2021 11am - 12pm Toward Trustworthy Machine Learning to Understand the Genetic Basis of Phenotyped Subtypes of Alzheimer’s disease Haohan Wang, PhD Carnegie Melloin University Research Scientist 54436