Agenda

The BD2K-LINCS Data Coordination and Integration Center (DCIC) and the University of Miami present the third annual BD2K-LINCS Hackathon and Data Science Symposium (DSS 2018).

Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018 1:00 PM
Pre-Conference BD2K-LINCS DCIC Hackathon
Atton Brickell Miami, Meeting room:  Optimism

Thursday, 1 Feb 2018 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Day 1:  Data Science Symposium

University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Lois Pope Life Center Auditorium
1095 NW 14th Terrace, Miami, FL, 33136
 

8:00 am

Registration and coffee

8:15 am

Welcome remarks, Stephan Schürer

8:45 am

Albert Lee & Ajay Pillai , Co-Chiefs of LINCS Program, Division of Cardiovascular Sciences / Division of Genome Sciences, NIH, TBD

9:00 am

Aravind Subramanian, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, TBD

9:30 am

Coffee break

9:45 am

Keynote: “The foundation for successful AI-driven drug discovery approach”, Tudor Oprea, Professor of Medicine, University of New Mexico

10:45 am

“New insights into cancer metastasis: Bioinformatics modeling of tumor evolution using next generation sequencing data in uveal melanoma”, J. William Harbour, Director of Ocular Oncology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami

11:15 am

Avi Ma’ayan, Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, TBD

11:45 pm

“Digital lab of the future”, Chris Waller, Vice-President, EPAM Systems

12:15 pm

Lunch break [on your own, see dining options]

1:30 pm

“Multidimensional network analysis of disease causality: Reverse engineering neurodegenerative diseases from single cells to repositioned drugs”, Bruce Aronow, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati

2:00 pm

Margaret Sutherland, Program Director in the Neurodegeneration Cluster, NINDS

2:30 pm

Discussion panel

3:15 pm

Group photograph

3:30 pm

Poster session and BD2K-LINCS DCIC Software Expo

Friday, 2 Feb 2018 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Day 2:  Data Science Symposium

University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Lois Pope Life Center Auditorium
1095 NW 14th Terrace, Miami, FL, 33136

8:00 am

Registration and coffee

8:10 am

Second day remarks, Stephan Schürer

8:15 am

“A systems biology approach to study the effects of aging on the human hematopoietic system”, Ken Figueroa, Associate Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, University of Miami

8:45 am

Stephan Zuchner, Chair and Professor, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics, University of Miami, TBD

9:15 am

Mario Medvedovic, Professor, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, TBD

9:45 am

“Prediction of Disease Vulnerability and Treatment Response in Mood Disorders and PTSD: Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry” Charles Nemeroff, Leonard M. Miller Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami

10:15 am

Coffee Break

10:30 am

Pankaj Argawal, Senior Fellow & Senior Director, Computational Biology, GlaxoSmithKline, TBD

11:00 am

Deborah Mash, Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Miami, TBD

11:30 pm

“Epigenetic and kinase pathway interactions in glioma”, Nagi Ayad, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami

12:00 pm

“Predicting in vivo effect levels for repeat-dose systemic toxicity using chemical, biological, kinetic and study covariates”, Matthew Martin, Computational Toxicology Domain Lead, Pfizer

12:30 pm

Closing remarks, Stephan Schürer

12:35 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

DCIC Internal Discussion