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Date Speaker Topic
Jan. 12 Xia Ning Ranking-based Artificial Intelligence: from clinical decision support to precision medicine
Jan. 19 Yu-Chiao (Chris) Chiu Deep learning for predicting the response to chemical and genetic perturbations of cancer
Jan. 26 Hussein Abbas Investigating Acute Myeloid Leukemia: From Clinical Studies to Multi-Omic Single Cell Profiling
Feb. 2 Yandong Jiang AI and Anesthesia: how quickly is the field moving forwards?
Feb. 9 Griffin Weber Leveraging electronic health records across multiple institutions for research
Feb. 16 Wejnin (Jim) Zheng Data Science and Informatics Core for Cancer Research (DSICCR): Resources, Expertise and Services
Feb. 23 Karthik Adapa TBA
March 2 Alex Turchin Using EHR Data for Clinical Research
March 9 Zhao Li / Xu Zuo Data bias and the performance of deep learning for predicting HCC development among NAFLD patients / An informatics framework for representing, detecting and measuring citations of biomedical datasets
March 16 Spring Break
March 23 Sarah May Using Data Science Methods to Facilitate HIV Prevention
March 30 Bingrui Li Investigate the composition changes of tumor microenvironment in various cancers by novel deconvolution approach
April 6 Carlos Perez Aldana Social Network Analysis of Online Support Communities for Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors
April 13 Chunhua Weng Natural Language Cohort Query at the intersection of AI and HCI
April 20 Alexandra Zingg Guzman Towards Digital Health Interventions for Perinatal Mental Health Promotion: Lessons Learned from Social Media Listening
April 27 Jiajie Zhang State of the School