Spring 2016 Department of Biomedical Informatics Colloquium Series

Date Time Seminar Location Presenter Seminar Title
01/08/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Cancelled
01/15/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Liz Lyon, PhD and Michael Becich, MD, PhD Creating a Pitt Data Commons
01/22/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Michael Becich, MD, PhD Academic Entrepreneurship and Innovation - How Biomedical Informatics can be a Transforming Agent
01/29/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Gustavo Rohde, PhD Computational Imaging and Predictive Modeling in Pathology
02/05/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Donald P. Taylor, PhD, MBA Innovation methods in clinical informatics: Center for Commercial Applications
02/12/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A John Aronis, PhD A Method for Detecting and Characterizing Multiple Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases
02/19/2016 10am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Courtney Soderberg Workshop for Increasing Openness and Reproducibility in Quantitative Research
02/26/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Madhavi Ganapathiraju, PhD Palindromes in Human Genome
03/04/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Vladimir Zadovozhny, PhD, Associate Professor, School of Information Sciences Towards Scalable Information Sensemaking
03/11/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A No Colloquium SPRING BREAK
03/18/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A David Boone, PhD Insulin-like Growth Factor regulates the lncRNA SNHG7 as part of a feedback loop that attenuates proliferation of breast cancer cells
03/25/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Jian Ma, PhD New methods for understanding the complexity of cancer genomes
04/01/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Mingfu Shao and Mahdi Pakdaman On Computing Breakpoint Distances for Genomes with Duplicate Genes / Obtaining Accurate Probabilities Using an Ensemble of Linear Trend Estimation
04/08/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Sergio Castro and Michael Ding Predicting Psychiatric Hospital Admission Among Adults with Major Depressive Disorder / Predicting drug sensitivity of tumor cell lines from genomic data using deep learning
04/15/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Jose Posada and Rafael Ceschin Use of Freetext Clinical Reports for Prediction of 30-Day Psychiatric Readmissions / Deep Neural Networks for Classification of Dysplastic Structures in Neonatal Brain MRI
04/22/2016 11am - 12pm 5607 Baum Boulevard, Room 407A Xiaosong Wang, MD, PhD Integrative Bioinformatics Approaches to Discover Pathological Genetic Events Underlying the More Aggressive Luminal Breast Cancers
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