Medical Informatics Conference



This two-day conference will include distinguished keynote speakers as well as paper and poster presentations by graduate students from the participating universities. Ample time will be provided to discuss research papers, new methods and models in Medical Informatics, and future collaborations.
Friday, June 3, 2011
8-8:35 a.m. Continental Breakfast/Registration
8:40-8:55 a.m. Welcome – Clarke University President Sr. Joanne Burrows
9-9:50 a.m. Dr. Mary Sara McPeek, Featured Speaker
University of Chicago, Departments of Statistics and Human Genetics
9:50-10:10 a.m. Break
10:10-11:10 a.m. Paper Presentations: Prabhakar Chalise, Ryan Abo, Xin Yin
11:15 a.m.-
12:05 p.m.
Dr. Dianne Cook, Featured Speaker
Iowa State University, Department of Statistics
12:05-1:05 p.m. Lunch
1:05-2:05 p.m. Paper Presentations: Jason Sinnwell, Marie Vendettuoli, Yaqing Si
2:10-3 p.m.
Dr. Frank Graziano, Featured Speaker
Joint Clinical Research Center, Kampala, Uganda, Retired 
Professor of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Hospital and Clinics
3-3:20 p.m. Break
3:20-4:20 p.m. Paper Presentations: Abra Brisbin, Terrence Adam, Timothy Chang
4:25-5:15 p.m.
Dr. Michael Coen, Featured Speaker
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
6-8 p.m. Cocktail Hour/Banquet
(cash bar available)
Saturday, June 4, 2011
7:30-7:50 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8-9 a.m. Paper Presentations: Derek Blythe, Grace Lee, Amrit Karki
9:10-10:10 a.m. Paper Presentations: Nick Larson, Volodymyr Melnykov, Wei-Chen Chen
10:15-11:05 a.m.
Dr. George Weiner, Featured Speaker
Director, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa, C.E. Block Chair of Cancer Research Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
11:10 a.m.-
12:10 p.m.
Paper Presentations: Garrett Dancik, Hidayath Ansari, Jun Xie
12:15-2:15 p.m. Lunch and Discussion
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Friday, June 3 and
Saturday, June 4
7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Banquet: Friday 6-8 p.m.

Abstract and Poster Submission: Closed 
Notification of Acceptance: April 30
Paper submission deadline: May 20 (Paper authors must have submitted the paper abstract by April 18.) 
Registration Deadline:
May 20

For more information or questions regarding this conference please contact:

Karin Dorman

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