Cancer Computational Biology Symposium

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Date and time


Gainesville, FL 32608 (see details)


"Engage and Discover: Insights from UF Health Cancer Center Cancer Computational Biology Experts," a mini-symposium hosted by the UF Health Cancer Center.


  1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Networking and lunch (CGRC-451)

  2. 1:10 pm - 1:20 pm

    Welcome (CGRC-101)

    UF Health Cancer Center leaders: Jonathan Licht, M.D.; George Thomas, M.D., Ji-Hyun Lee, DrPH

  3. 1:20 pm - 1:35 pm

    Introduction by AI Working Group Leaders (CGRC-101)

    Ali Zarrinpar, M.D., Ph.D. (Department of Surgery); Qianqian Song, Ph.D. (Department of Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics); Muxuan Liang, Ph.D. (Department of Biostatistics)

  4. 1:35 pm - 1:50 pm

    Deep learning, precision medicine, genetics (CGRC-101)

    Li Chen, Ph.D. (Department of BIostatistics)

  5. 1:50 pm - 2:05 pm

    Dynamics, adaptive therapy, tumor-immune microenvironment (CGRC-101)

    Meghan Ferrall-Fairbanks, Ph.D. (Department of Biomedical Engineering)

  6. 2:05 pm - 2:20 pm

    Disease gene discovery, variant interpretation, pleiotropy (CGRC-101)

    Xioa Fan, Ph.D. (Department of Biomedical Engineering)

  7. 2:20 pm - 2:30 pm


  8. 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

    Mechanisms of human diseases, personalized therapies, machine learning (CGRC-101)

    Kiley Graim, Ph.D. (Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering)

  9. 2:45 pm - 2:55 pm

    Artificial intelligence, single cell, spatial omics (CGRC-101)

    Qianqian Song, Ph.D. (Department of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics)

  10. 2:55 pm - 3:10 pm

    Machine Learning, bioinformatics, protein language model [2023 AI Pilot Grant Awardee] (CGRC-101)

    Rui Yin, Ph.D. (Department of Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics)

  11. 3:10 pm - 3:25 pm

    AI/machine learning, quantification accuracy, magnetic particle imaging [2023 AI Pilot Grant Awardee] (CGRC-101)

    George Lou, Ph.D. (Department of Biostatistics)

  12. 3:30 pm - 3:40 pm

    Closing remarks (CGRC-101)

    Ji-Hyun Lee, DrPH

  13. 3:40 pm - 4:00 pm

    Professional networking



Cancer/Genetics Research Complex
Room 101
Gainesville, FL 32608