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Research Seminars

All seminars are held at the University Center Tower 7000 Fannin Street, 6th floor (UCT E-612 & E-614), Houston, TX 77030 at 12 p.m. (noon) CT. Seminar viewers and attendees are encouraged to fill out the seminar survey.

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Research Seminars  Innovation Seminars

Date Speaker Topic
Jan. 11 David Hanauer EMERSE: an easy-to-use, self-service, free-text EHR search engine for cohort identification, chart reviews, and more
Jan. 18 Michael Jacobs Computational Radiology: A New Frontier in Integrated Medicine with Radiomics, Machine, and Deep Learning
Jan. 25 Jianping He Applying prompt tuning in biomedical relation extraction
Feb. 1 Zhiyu Wan Strategic Privacy-Preserving Sharing of High Dimensional Biomedical Data Enabled by Artificial Intelligence
Feb. 8 Yanfei Wang / Bingrui Li Scaling up the Bayesian GPLVM to uncover clinical staging / Investigate the composition changes of cells and exosomes in the tumor microenvironment by novel deconvolution approach
Feb. 15 Clifton "Dave" Fuller Imaging, informatics and radiation oncology
Feb. 22 Yan Chu Forecasting Lymphocytes Depletion during Radiotherapy using Time Series Transformers
Mar. 1 Morgan Foreman Improving Patient Activation with Digital Solutions: Supporting Black Pregnant Women with Hypertensive Disorders
Mar. 8 Yifang Dang Extracting and standardizing social determinants of health factors
Mar. 15 No Seminar SPRING BREAK
Mar. 22 Wentao Li Privacy is all you need: privacy and security in Genome-Wide Association Studies
Mar. 29 Eric Bergh Fetal EHR
Apr. 5 Zhao Li Recognize Biomedical Knowledge from Publications from Named Entity Recognition to Relation Extraction"
April 12 Peter Killoran, Ryan Walsh Transition to Epic at Memorial Hermann Hospital System
Apr. 19 Yuntao Yang Discover protein structural features of alternative splicing and isoforms using AlphaFold 2
Apr. 26 Jiajie Zhang State of the School