Wednesday Seminars All Seminars are 12:00- 1:00 in Light Hall 202 unless otherwise noted.

Date Presenter/Credentials Title Streaming Link
Kevin Johnson, MD, MS, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
State of the Department of Biomedical Informatics
Jens Meiler, PhD, Professor of Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Biomedical Informatics
Computational Structual Biology--Innovation Methods and Impactful Application
Jonathan B. Perlin, MD, PhD, MSHA, MACP, FACMI, President, Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, HCA/Hospital Corporation of America
Learning and Improving at-Speed and at-Scale: Leveraging the Data Assets of a Large Health System
Trent Rosenbloom, MD, Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs & Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics; Director, Clinical Effectiveness Research for VHAN; Director, My Health at Vanderbilt; Associate Professor, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and School of Nursing
My Health at Vanderbilt: where we've been and where we are.
Chad You, MD, MA, Senior Research Data Scientist, axialHealthcare and David Simon, PhD, Research Data Scientist, axialHealthcare
Developing Pain and Opioid Solutions with Data Science and Lessons borrowed from the HIV Epidemic
William W. Stead, MD, McKesson Foundation Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine; Chief Strategy Officer, VUMC; Chair, National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics
Health Data and Information Policy--The view from the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS)
Christopher Fonnesbeck, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics, VUMC
Adances in Probabilistic Programming for Data Science
10/31/2018 cancelled    
11/7/2018 cancelled    
Eric Tkaczyk, MD, PhD, Director of Cutaneous Imaging Clinic; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Dermatology and Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Deciphering Rash Images: The Challenges of Graft-versus-Host Disease
11/21/2018 no session    
Carlos Lopez, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Biomedical Informatics, and Pharmacology
Nature’s Design for a Biochemical MIMO Signal Integrator
12/5/2018 TBD    

Jacob M. Keaton, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Velez Edwards and Edwards Labs

Department of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt Genetic Institute, and Department of Biomedical Informatics

GWAS of Blood Pressure in over 750,000 Individuals Provides Leads for Novel Hypertension Treatments  
12/26/2018 No meeting    
1/2/2019 No Meeting    



Student Conferences Suite 1475, Room 14102 

Research Colloquium Thursday at 12:00- 1:30
Date Speaker Title Location

Jonathan P. Palma, MD, MS

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics in Neonatology, Systems Medicine, and Biomedical Informatics Research               Stanford University

Extending the EHR with Web and Mobile Apps 2525 West End Suite 800, Room 8110