Seminars in Personalized Medicine

This seminar is held on Tuesdays from 2-3PM in 512 Light Hall.



Prince Kannankeril, M.D., M.S.C.I.

Professor, Pediatric Cardiology

“Personalized medicine after congenital heart surgery”

September 11, 2018

Colin M. Halverson, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, The Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society

“Acting on uncertainty”

September 18, 2018

Jonathan Schildcrout, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Biostatistics

“A decision-theoretic approach to identify patients for a pre-emptive genotyping program"

September 25, 2018

Jennifer Sucre, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

“Modeling neonatal lung disease: a personalized approach”

October 9, 2018

Robert J. Carroll, Ph.D.
       Research Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics

       "PheWAS on Polygenic Risk Scores"

October 23, 2018

Georgia L. Wiesner, M.S., M.D., F.A.C.M.G.

Professor of Medicine

Ingram Professor of Cancer Research

Director of Vanderbilt Hereditary Cancer Program

“Medical genomics in practice: Using tumor testing to Identify patients with inherited cancer syndromes”

October 30, 2018

Jacob J. Hughey, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

“Machine learning around the clock”

November 27, 2018

Douglas M. Fowler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Genome Sciences

University of Washington


CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar

Genetic Networks Program

“Making and measuring the effect of mutations on a massive scale”

December 4, 2018

Joshua C. Denny, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.M.I.

Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine

Director, Center for Precision Medicine

Vice President for Personalized Medicine

"Early progress on the All of Us research program"

December 11, 2018

Josh Peterson, M.P.H., M.D.

Associate Professor, Biomedical Informatics

“Generating evidence for clinical translation of pharmacogenomics”


December 18, 2018