Upcoming Events

Sep

25

Extracting Suicide Causes and Discovering Annotation Inconsistencies in Death Investigation Notes through NLP Approaches

Yifan Peng, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Health Sciences Department of Population Health Sciences at Weill Cornell Medicine

September 25, 2023 | 3:30 PM

Ammon-Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation (BPI) Building
Conference Room 140

Oct

02

Oct

09

Hard Microbiology: The microbiome of concrete

Julia Maresca, PhD

Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Delaware

October 9, 2023 | 3:30 PM

Ammon-Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation (BPI) Building
Conference Room 140

Oct

16

Exploring Motor Control Deficits in Parkinson’s Disease: Insights from MRI Studies

Roxana Burciu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology
University of Delaware
Director of the Motor Neuroscience and Neuroimaging Laboratory and Parkinson’s Disease Registry

October 16, 2023 | 3:30 PM

To be announced

Past Events

Sep

18

Tumor Circadian Clock Strength Influences Metastatic Potential and Predicts Patient Prognosis in Luminal A Breast Cancer

Ron Anafi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

September 18, 2023

Sep

11

Communicating Intersections of Data Science and Health Equity Principles through Outreach Activities

Simone Stanley, MS

Outreach and Workforce Development Program Manager
Georgetown University Medical Center
Innovation Center for Biomedical Informatics

September 11, 2023

May

15

Pausing Characteristics of People Who Stutter: An Automatic Speech Pause Analysis

Vishruta Yawatkar

Ph.D. student in Bioinformatics Data Science Program
University of Delaware

May 15, 2023

Genetic Insights from Anabaptist Founder Populations: Advancing Translational Medicine for Rare Diseases

Ashlin Callahan

MS student, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Program
University of Delaware

May 15, 2023

May

08

Developmental origins of heterogeneity in cancer

Salil Garg, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Yale University

May 8, 2023

Apr

24

The promise of multi-omics and machine learning in modeling CHO cell productivity

Guna Gurazada

Ph.D. student, Bioinformatics Data Science program

April 24, 2023

Local Sensitivity Analysis of A Generic Antiretroviral Drug Pharmacokinetic Model for More Efficient Drug Design

Yasaman (Yasmin) Moghadamnia

PhD Student, Bioinformatics Data Science
CBB T32 Fellow

April 24, 2023

Apr

17

Computational Screen to Identify Potential Targets for Immunotherapeutic Removal of Specific Cell Types

Avi Ma’ayan, PhD

Mount Sinai Endowed Professor in Bioinformatics
Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences
Director, Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics

April 17, 2023

Apr

10

Patient-sharing among Diabetes Healthcare Professionals: A Network Analysis Approach to Examine Collaboration

Mina Ostovari, PhD

Lead Research Investigator, Christiana Care Health Services, Inc
Affiliated Faculty, Data Science Institute, UD

April 10, 2023

Apr

03

Detecting Cerebral Palsy from Epigenetic Signals

Jonathan Hicks

Ph.D. Candidate, University of Delaware, Nemours Children’s Health

April 3, 2023

Mar

20

BiSA Career Panel

Panelists: Irene Rombel (BioCurie), Liang Sun (Boston Children’s Hospital), JuniPer Lake (Pacific Bioscience) and Madolyn MacDonald (University of Delaware)

March 20, 2023

Mar

13

Statin for the Prevention of Osteoarthritis

Dr. X. Lucas Lu

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware

March 13, 2023

Mar

06

Using NLP to Explore Long-term Functional Outcomes in Children following COVID-19

Drs. Cara Reedy and H. Timothy Bunnell

Research Data Scientist (Reedy)
Director, Center for Pediatric Auditory and Speech Sciences (Bunnell)
Neumors Children’s Hospital, Wilmington Delaware

March 6, 2023

Feb

27

Feb

20

Pursuit for Better Berries: Integration of Natural and Technological resources

Dr. Kalpalatha Melmaiee

Associate Professor at Delaware State University

February 20, 2023

Feb

13

The Delaware Microbiome Project

Alexa Bennett

Ph.D. candidate, Bioinformatics Data Sciences, UD

February 13, 2023

Biochemical and structural insights to marine viral phenotype from metagenomic sequence data

Rachel Keown

Graduate Student and CBB T32 Fellow, Bioinformatics Data Science, UD

February 13, 2023

Feb

06

A tale of two eggs: Application of small and big data in zebra shark conservation.

Dr. Jennifer Wyffels

Post Doctoral Researcher, Center for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, UD

February 6, 2023

Dec

05

Personalized Medicine: Will It Work for Decreasing Age Related Morbidities?

Dr. Christopher Martens

Assistant Professor, Neurovascular aging lab, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, UD

December 5, 2022

Nov

28

Optical Pooled Multi-omic Single Cell Screening

Dr. Jellert T. Gaublomme

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Columbia University, NY

November 28, 2022

Nov

14

Role of ADAM9 in Colorectal Cancer

Neha Sindhu

PhD Student in Bioinformatics Data Science

November 14, 2022

Prediction of kinase-substrate phosphorylation interaction using knowledge graph embedding and machine learning technique

Manju Anandakrishnan

PhD Student in Bioinformatics Data Science

November 14, 2022

Nov

07

Influenza virus evolution and epidemiology: an overview

Dr. Anastasia Nikolskaya

Staff Scientist, NCBI, National Library of Medicine, NIH, MD

November 7, 2022

Oct

31

SPIDR: a novel and highly multiplexed method for mapping RNA-protein interactions to comprehensively study post-transcriptional gene expression regulation

Dr. Marko Jovanovic

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Columbia University, NY

October 31, 2022

Oct

24

Data integration and evidence tracking in biomedical knowledgebases such as GlyGen and OncoMX

Dr. Raja Mazumder

Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine and Co-Director of The McCormick Genomic Proteomic Center at The George Washington University, DC

October 24, 2022

Oct

14

A Night in the Lentiviral Natural History Museum: How HIV and SIV Hijack Host Membrane Biology

Dr. James Hurley

Professor, University of California Berkeley, CA

October 14, 2022

Oct

10

Artificial intelligence and Natural Language Processing for Digital Epidemiology: Overcoming the Challenges of Real World Data

Dr. Graciela Gonzalez-Hernandez

Vice Chair Department of Computational Biomedicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, CA

October 10, 2022

Oct

03

Data Harmonization and Integration in the Common Fund Data Ecosystem

Dr. Michelle Giglio

Associate Professor, Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, MD

October 3, 2022

Sep

26

Hypothesis Generation with AGATHA: Accelerate Scientific Discovery with Deep Learning

Ilya Tyagin

PhD Student in Bioinformatics Data Science

September 26, 2022

Segmentation of Mouse Social Behavior Using an Unsupervised Machine Learning Approach

Joel Turk

PhD Student in Bioinformatics Data Science

September 26, 2022

Sep

19

Lens wound healing and the pathogenesis of posterior capsular opacification: Insights from RNAseq profiling

Dr. Melinda Duncan

Professor, Biological Sciences, University of Delaware

September 19, 2022

Sep

12

Modeling drug delivery in the lymph node

Dr. Ryan Zurakowski

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware, DE

September 12, 2022

Aug

29

Bioinformatics Graduate Student Orientation

Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

August 29, 2022

Aug

26

International Student Orientation

Center for Global Programs & Services

August 26, 2022

Aug

09

Chemical Ventures Conference

Innovation Space

August 9, 2022

To view seminars from previous years, visit the Past Seminars page.