MED262 - Current Trends in Biomedical Informatics

Time and Location:
    Spring Quarter, 2020: Fridays, 1:00 - 2:00 pm., April 3 - June 12, 2020.  Classes will be held remotely using Zoom, which will be announced weekly.

  • Instructor: Jejo Koola
  • Everyone is welcome to attend!
  • Students: Sign up for MED262 to get 1 unit credit. DBMI Ph.D. students are required to complete 6 quarters of MED262 in order to fulfill Ph.D. curriculum requirements.

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DateSpeakerSpeaker InfoTopic
4/3/2020Terri Meier, CHFP, CSMC, CSBI, CRCRSystem Director
Patient Revenue Cycle
UC San Diego Health
Revenue Management in a Complex Learning Healthcare System
4/10/2020Alysson Muotri, PhDProfessor of Pediatrics
Professor of Cellular & Molecular Medicine
University of California San Diego
Applications of Brain Model Technology
4/17/2020Trevor Cohen, MBChB, PhD, FACMIProfessor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of Washington
New Uses for Neural Embeddings: Biomedical Applications of Recent Advances in Neural Representations of Natural Language
4/24/2020Sally Baxter, MD, MScPostdoctoral Scholar, UCSD Health Dept. of Biomedical Informatics
Chief Resident, UCSD Viterbi Family Department of Ophthalmology
Staff Physician, Veterans Affairs (VA) San Diego Healthcare System
Predictive Modeling in Glaucoma using EHR Data
Eric Adler, MDProfessor of Medicine
Director of Cardiac Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
University of California San Diego
Development and Validation of MARKER HF: A Machine Learning Prognostic Tool for Patients with Heart Failure
5/8/20Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD, FACP, FACMICEO, Health Level 7 International
Visiting Scholar, UCSD Health System Dept. of Biomedical Informatics
FHIR Release 4: Changes to the future of Interoperability for patient care, research, public health, and the US payment system

5/15/2020Erin Sundermann, PhDAssistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California San Diego
What a difference an X makes: The challenges of diagnosing and tracking Alzheimer's disease in women
5/22/2020Not meeting

5/29/2020Larissa Neumann, MD
​Visiting Scholar, UCSD Health Department of Biomedical Informatics
Physician, Department of Anesthesiology
Research Assistant, Institute for Medical Information Processing, Biometry, and Epidemiology (IBE)
University Hospital of Ludwig Maximilian Universi
​The Evolution Of Tech Medicine In Germany: A Brief View Of My Journey From A Medical Doctor To A Clinician-Informaticist
6/5/2020Ming Tai-Seale, PhD, MPHProfessor of Family Medicine and Public Health
Director, Health IS Outcomes Analysis
University of California San Diego