Spring 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, January 10, 2020 11am - 12pm Causal inference algorithms for mixed data and applications to Precision Medicine Takis Benos, PhD Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh Professor and Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs, Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh 54263
Friday, January 17, 2020 11am - 12pm Congruence Analysis of Model Organisms (CAMO) George Tseng, PhD Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Professor, Biostatistics 54264
Friday, January 24, 2020 11am - 12pm Mining Co-regulation Patterns in Transcriptomics via Boolean Matrix Factorization Lifan Liang, MS University of Pittsburgh https://www.dbmi.pitt.edu/node/53603 54265
Friday, January 31, 2020 11am - 12pm Use of existing information repositories for high impact research: Local examples with global reach Faina Linkov, PhD, MPH University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor, Obstretics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 54266
Friday, February 7, 2020 11am - 12pm Telemedicine in the Nursing Home Setting: From Ideation to Execution Steven Handler, MD, PhD Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Geriatric Medicine 54267
Friday, February 14, 2020 11am - 12pm Scalable and Secure Bioinformatics Infrastructure for Whole Exome and Targeted Sequencing in Precision Oncology Somak Roy, MD University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor, Pathology 54268
Friday, February 21, 2020 11am - 12pm CANCELLED 54269
Friday, February 28, 2020 11am - 12pm Remodeling the tumor microenvironment to improve the efficacy of immunotherapy in patients with advanced melanoma Yana Najjar, MD Division of Hematology-Oncology, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Assistant Professor of Medicine 54270
Friday, March 6, 2020 11am - 12pm NIH’s Strategic Vision for Data Science: Enabling a FAIR-Data Ecosystem Susan Gregurick, PhD National Institutes of Health Associate Director for Data Science 54271
Friday, March 13, 2020 11am - 12pm NO LECTURE HOLIDAY 54272
Friday, March 20, 2020 11am - 12pm Postponed Daniel Normolle, PhD UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Associate Professor of Biostatistics 54273
Friday, March 27, 2020 11am - 12pm Postponed Wei Chen, PhD Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Pediatrics 54274
Friday, April 3, 2020 11am - 12pm Postponed Rafael Ceschin, PhD UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh 54275
Friday, April 10, 2020 11am - 12pm Postponed Student Presentations 54276
Friday, April 17, 2020 11am - 12pm Postponed Student Presentations 54277