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

Special Lecture Series

[2022 Special Lectures]

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  • Please note that you will need to register for each special lecture to receive the meeting link.


Dr. Timothy Ratliff- Purdue University

Topic: Targeting Myeloid Cells in the Tumor Microenvironment

Monday, May 16, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. James Mohler - Purdue University

Topic:  Data Management and Record Keeping

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Sean Davis - University of Colorado

Topic: Orchestrating high-throughput biological data analysis with Bioconductor

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Jill Barnholtz-Sloan - National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Topic: Data Matters – Leveraging Big Data for Impact on Cancer

Thursday, May 19, 2022,1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Eric Stahlberg - Frederick National Laboratory

TopicBiomedical Digital Twins: A Collaborative Landscape of Incredible Opportunity with Exciting Challenges

Friday, May 20, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Warren Kibbe - Duke University 

Topic:  The NCI Childhood Cancer Data Initiative – learning from the every childhood cancer patient

Monday, May 23, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)   [Register here!]    [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Xihong Lin - Harvard University

Topic:  Scalable Analysis of Large Biobanks and Whole Genome Sequencing Studies

Tuesday, May 24, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Bin Yu - University of California, Berkeley

TopicPredictability, stability, and causality with a biomedical case study

Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]  [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]


Dr. Mark Kelley - Indiana University

Topic: Translating basic science discoveries for patients: Use of bioinformatics to discover new pathways for targeting APE1/Ref-1 for cancer treatments

Thursday, May 26, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EDT)  [Register here!]   [Flyer]   [Video]  [Slides]





Previous Events: 

[2021 Special Lecture Series]

[2020 Special Lecture Series]