Symposium

9th Annual Health Informatics & Data Science Virtual Symposium

Every year, the Innovation Center for Biomedical Informatics (ICBI) hosts a popular symposium focused on Health Informatics and Data Science at Georgetown University. This year, in light of the COVID-19 global pandemic, we plan on a virtual symposium that will feature a LIVE keynote talk, guest speakers and data challenge winners.

We are honored to have Dr. Robert M. Califf, former Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, deliver the keynote address.

Schedule

  • October 2, 2020 – 9:00 am – 12:30 pm via Zoom

Planned Talks

  • Robert M. Califf, M.D., MACC, Head of Clinical Policy and Strategy of Verily Life Sciences and Google Health; Former Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. Battling Fragmentation in Biomedicine and Healthcare: Role of Information Integration
  • James J. Cimino, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Director of the Informatics Institute, University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine. As We May Think: Rescuing Electronic Health Records with a 75-Year-Old Information Paradigm
  • Marylyn D. Ritchie, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics, Director of the Center for Translational Bioinformatics, University of Pennsylvania. Electronic Health Records – Fueling Precision Medicine
  • Chirag Patel, Ph.D.,Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics,  Harvard Medical School. Deconvolving genetics and environmental risk associated with complex disease with real-world biobanked data
  • PrecisionFDA Biomarker Discovery challenge winners

Free registration

Highlights from our Previous Years