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Informatics in Industry Seminar Series, BMI 206



Informatics in Industry Seminar Series, BMI 206

Date & Time:  

Mondays from 12:15-1:05 pm
April 2 - June 4, 2012


Li Ka Shing Center, room 120 (map)

Sponsored by:  

Course Organizers
Nikesh Kotecha, PhD
Nigam Shah MBBS, PhD

Faculty Sponsor
Russ Altman, MD PhD

Event details:  

Course Description:

Effective management, modeling, acquisition and mining of biomedical information has become a crucial and strategic arm of today's healthcare and biotechnology companies. This seminar series explores the approaches to information management adopted by industry leaders. Speakers are invited to share their experience and insights into providing (and working with) health information for consumers, clinicians and researchers. Learn more

The seminar is free and open to the public. It also functions as a class called Biomedical Informatics 206.

Course Logistics:

Time: Mondays from 12:15-1:05 pm
Location: Li Ka Shing Center, room 120 (map)
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Enrolled Students: Students can enroll in the seminar as Biomedin 206 via Axess


Course Schedule:

Date Speaker(s) Position(s)
2-Apr Nikesh Kotecha, PhD
Nigam Shah, MBBS, PhD
Biomedical Informatics,
Stanford University
9-Apr Pradeep Fernandes, MSEE President and Co-Founder,
Cellworks Group
16-Apr Santhosh Vadivelu, PhD CEO & President,
2020 BioVentures
23-Apr Serge Saxonov, PhD VP, Application Development,
30-Apr Bob Rogers, PhD Chief Scientist,
7-May Michael Rothman, PhD President & Founder,
Preference Engine
14-May Shahram Ebadollahi, PhD Manager, Healthcare Analytics,
IBM Watson Research Center
21-May Erik Perakslis, PhD Chief Information Officer,
4-Jun Christopher Hane
Vijay Nori
Director of Analytics
Optum Insight

Send questions to nikesh at stanford dot edu or nigam at stanford dot edu.


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