Research Seminars

All seminars are held at the University Center Tower 7000 Fannin Street, 14th floor (UCT 1414 or UCT 1412), Houston, TX 77030.

Individuals who are unable to attend in person can watch the seminar afterward by clicking the seminar titles below, which link to the recorded presentations.

Seminar viewers and attendees are encouraged to fill out the seminar survey.

All seminars are archived on the SBMI YouTube channel.

View live and online at go.uth.edu/LiveSeminar.

SBMI SEMINAR SCHEDULE
Date Speaker Advisor/Introducer Topic
8/26 Goo Jun Analysis of large-scale next-generation sequencing data for genetics of complex traits
9/1 Kun Huang Integration of BIG Biomedical Data in Translational Bioinformatics
9/2 Tiffany Champagne The evolution of health information exchange
9/8 Xuewen Bill Chen Data Science for Precision Health
9/9 TBA TBA
9/16 Jeremy Warner Elmer/Hua Leveraging new and emerging standards to improve the care of oncology patients
9/23 Mitch Levesque Elmer Bernstam TBA
9/30 Yongqun Oliver He Cui Tao Ontology development and applications for clinical and biological adverse event data integration and analysis
10/7 Barbara Berkovich Dean Sittig Quality goals for laboratory screening: Does 100% make sense?
10/14 Ajit Appari Is EHR meaningful use associated with hospital-acquired infections? Results from a national sample of US hospitals
10/21 Min Jiang Hua Xu TBA
10/28 James Cimino Elmer Bernstam How do we fix the EHR?
11/4 Jihad Obeid Elmer Bernstam From 0 to 60 in 5 years...accelerating clinical and translational science through informatics
11/11 Jingcheng Du Cui Tao TBA
11/18 No Seminar AMIA in San Francisco
11/25 No Seminar Thanksgiving Break
12/2 Jiajie Zhang State of the SBMI
12/9 No Seminar Last week of class