Informatics Institute PowerTalk Seminar Series - Bioinformatics: Jill S. Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD

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Presenter: Jill S. Barnholtz-Sloan, Ph.D. 

Associate Director for Informatics and Data Science (IDS), Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology (CBIIT), Senior Investigator, Trans-Divisional Research Program (TDRP), Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG), National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Topic: “#DataMatters – Leveraging Big Data for Cancer Discovery and Impact"

Description: Data is everywhere! In the cancer research space, data has had a great impact on how we diagnosis cancer, how we make decisions about treatment choices for cancer and how we think about cancer prognosis.

This lecture will focus on how big data has impacted cancer to date and how it will impact cancer in the future, providing a specific example in brain tumors. In addition, big data resources, available through the NCI, will be discussed and described in detail.

Friday, September 9, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am

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