BMI Department Seminars

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Upcoming Seminars:

Upcoming BMI Seminar Events
Title Date Location Presenter Abstract
Biomedical Data Science PhD Student Rotation Presentation Jun 26 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm 1360 Biotech

BDS PhD Rotation Presentation

Morgridge Metabolomics Colloquium: Computational Biology Seminar Oct 25 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Discovery Building, Orchard View Room (Room 3280)

Trey Ideker...

Morgridge Metabolism Colloquium - Computational Biology Seminar Oct 29 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm Discovery Building, HF DeLuca Forum (Room 1255)

Kiran Patil...

BMI 2019 Seminar List:

Title Presenter(s) Date Location Abstract
Rapid Acceleration of the Permutation Test via Slow Random Walks in the Permutation Group

Moo Chung, PhD, UW-Madison

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Biotechnology Center Auditorium PDF icon CHUNG, Moo Poster.pdf
Estimation of Complex Effect-Size Distributions Using Summary-level Statistics from GWAS

Yan (Dora) Zhang, PhD from Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Biotechnology Center Auditorium PDF icon Zhang, Yan (Dora) Poster.pdf
Cryo-EM Faculty Candidate Seminar: Crafting Tools for the Cryo-EM Revolution

Timothy Grant, HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am 1211 HFD Bioechmical Sciences Building PDF icon grant_ltr_poster.pdf
Population Health in the Comprehensive Health Record

Alan Hutchison, Vice President of Population Health, Epic Systems

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm 1335 Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC) PDF icon February 25th, 2019 - Hutchison.pdf
Cryo-EM Faculty Candidate Seminar: Determining Protein Structures Within Cells Using Cryo-Electron Tomography

Muyuan Chen, Baylor College of Medicine

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:15am HF DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building, Room 1211 PDF icon chen_ltr_poster.pdf
Bias and Efficiency of Model-Based Single-Arm Basket Trial Design

Mithat Gonen, PhD
Chief, Biostatistics Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Biotechnology Center Auditorium PDF icon Mithat Gönen Poster.pdf
“Interpretable Machine Learning Approaches for Understanding Functional Genomics in the Human Brain”

Dr. Daifeng Wang

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Waisman Center, Room 216
“Accurate Inference of DNA Methylation Data: Statistical Challenges Lead to Biological Insights”

Dr. Keegan Korthauer

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Waisman Center, Room 216
Studying the Structure of Ebola Virus with Cryo-Electron Tomography

William Wan, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Cryo-EM Faculty Candidate

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am 1211 HFD Biochemical Sciences Building
When Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney meets non-compliance

Lu Mao, PhD from UW - Madison

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Biotechnology Center Auditorium PDF icon Mao, Lu Poster 03-29-2019.pdf