Big Data Training for Cancer Research Purdue University Center for Cancer Research

Special Lecture Series

[2020 Special Lectures]

Dr. Timothy Ratliff - Purdue University 

Topic: "The Role of the Tumor Microenvironment in Promoting Tumor Growth"

Monday, June 8th, 2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)   [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Peter Kraft - Harvard University

Topic: "Using Polygenic Risk Scores to Inform Cancer Screening"

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)   [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video] 


Dr. Sean Davis - The National Cancer Institute

Topic: "Cloud Computing Forms a Foundation for Collaborative Big Biomedical Data Science"

Friday, June 12th, 2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)    [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]

Dr. Daniel Raftery - University of Washington

Topic: "Harnessing Metabolomics for Biomarker Discovery in Colon Cancer: Opportunities and Challenges"

Monday, June 15th, 2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET) [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Constantine Gatsonis - Brown University

Topic: "Machine Learning in Diagnostic Imaging - Methodologic Considerations"

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)    [Register here!]   [Flyer]  [Slides]


Dr. Mark Kelley - Indiana University

Topic: "Out of the Lab and into the Clinic: Translating Basic Science Discoveries into New Treatments for Patients"

Thursday, June 18th,2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)   [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]

 Dr. Warren Kibbe - Duke University 

Topic: "Understanding the Trajectory of Cancer Through Data: the Human Tumor Atlas Network as a Lens into Premalignant Cancer to Metastasis"

Friday, June 19th,2020, 1-2:30 PM (ET)    [Register here!]    [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]