Center for Computational Health - Presentations/Events

Selected Recent Presentations and Events

CNOC - Computational Neuroscience Outcomes Center Symposium - The Future of Data (Neuro)Science, 10/9/2019, Boston, MA
Keynote Address: Computational Approaches for Disease Progression Modelling of Neurological Disorders
Presenter Jianying Hu

Amerian Diabetes Association Annual Meeting, June 7-11, 2019, San Francisco, CA

Oral Presentations (IBM Research authors in bold-face):

  • Analysis of Longitudinal Autoantibody Profiles and the Progression Rates to Type 1 Diabetes
    Mohamed Ghalwash, Vibha Anand, Bin Liu, Eileen Koski, Kenney Ng, Jessica L. Dunne, Markus Lundgren, Marian Rewers, Riitta Veijola, T1DI Study Group
  • Sensitivity Analysis of Alternate Definitions of Multiple Islet Autoantibody Positivity
    Bin Liu, Mohamed Ghalwash, Vibha Anand, Eileen Koski, Kenney Ng, Jessica L. Dunne, Markus Lundgren, Helena Elding Larsson, William Hagopian, Riitta Veijola, Brigitte I. Frohnert, T1DI Study Group

Moderated Poster:

  • Presymptomatic and Clinical T1D in The US, Sweden and Finland: Joint Analysis of Four Birth Cohort Studies
    Vibha Anand, Bin Liu, Mohamed Ghalwash, Eileen Koski, Kenney Ng, Jessica L. Dunne, William Hagopian, Markus Lundgren, Åke Lernmark, Jorma Ilonen, Riitta Veijola, Marian Rewers, T1DI Study Group


  • Predicting Onset of Type 1 Diabetes using a Novel Interaction Model
    Bin Liu, Vibha Anand, Mohamed Ghalwash, Kenney Ng, Jessica L. Dunne, Riitta Veijola, Marian Rewers, Markus Lundgren, T1DI Study Group

Mayo Clinic's Center for Clinical and Translational Science, May 3, 2019, Rochester, MN

Grand Rounds: Building Learning Health Systems: A Clinical Research Informatics Agenda

Presenter: Amar Das.

Scientists from IBM Research win the First Partners Healthcare Biobank Disease Challenge, December 18, 2018. Boston, MA

Team: Prithwish Chakraborty, Michal Ozery-Flato, Kristen Severson, and Er Yu Xia


American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium 2018, November 3-7, 2018, San Francisco, CA

Distinguished Paper Award

Presenter: Pei-Yun (Sabrina) Hsueh

Learning to Personalize from Practice: A Real World Evidence Approach of Care Plan Personalization based on Differential Patient Behavioral Responses in Care Management Records
Pei-Yun Hsueh, Subhro Das, Chandramouli Maduri, and Karie Kelley


Current Challenges in Computing (CCubed Conference Series), September 9-11, 2018, Napa, CA

Invited Plenary Talk

Presenter Jianying Hu


Helmsley/JDRF Big Data in T1D Workshop, August 15-16, 2018, Reston, VA

Invited Talk: T1D Disease Modeling
Presenter: Kenney Ng 


NIH Workshop: Harnessing Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Advance Biomedical Research, July 23, 2018, Bethesda, MD 

Invited Talk:  AI for Healthcare Research – Next Generation Healthcare
Presenter: Eileen Koski

International Chinese Statistical Association Applied Statistics Symposium, June 14-17, 2018, New Brunswick, NJ.

Invited Talk: Disease Progression Modeling with Large-Scale Observational Data.
Presenter: Zhaonan Sun


Digital Diabetes Congress 2018, May 22-23, 2018, San Francisco, CA

Keynote: Artificial Intelligence and Digital Health
Presenter: Jianying Hu


First Enroll-HD Congress, May 20-22, 2018, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Panel Presentation:  Understanding Huntington’s Disease Progression: A Probabilistic Modeling Approach.
Presenter: Zhaonan Sun


AI for Social Good Session of Global Good – Gates Foundation Learning Session, May 9, 2018, Bellevue, WA

Invited Presenter: Daby Sow


NIH NIND Huntington’s Disease Biomarkers Workshop, October 12-13, 2017, Bethesda, MA

Invited Talk: Understanding Huntington’s Disease Progression: A Probabilistic Modeling Approach.
Presenter: Jianying Hu’s-Disease-Biomarkers-Workshop


MIT Media Lab Event - Artificial Intelligence in Clinical Development to Improve Public Health, October 10, 2017 Cambridge, MA

Invited Talk: Tech Industry Perspective on Use of AI in Clinical Development
Presenter:  Jianying Hu


IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI), August 23-26, 2017, Park City, UT

Invited Keynote:  Computational Methods for Next Generation Healthcare.
Presenter:Jianying Hu

Keynote: 7th Digital Health Conference 2017 - 7/2-5/2017, London England
Keynote: Health Innovation – An IBM Perspective
Presenter: Ching-Hua Chen

14th Annual Conference on Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics (FACM '17, June 24-25, 2017, Newark, NJ

Plenary Keynote
Presenter: JIanying Hu

3rd Digital Behavior Change Conference, February 22-23, 2017, London, England

Keynote: An Industry Perspective on Health Behaviour Research
Presenter:  Ching-Hua Chen

IBM Watson Health Showcases Progress Tackling Diabetes at American Diabetes Association’s 76th Scientific Sessions, June 10-14, 2016, New Orleans, LA


ESWC2016, May 29- June 2, 2016, Anissaras, Crete, Greece

Winner Best Paper Award: Predicting Drug-Drug Interactions through Large-Scale Similarity-Based Link Prediction
Presenter: Achille Fokoue

2016 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, May 5-7, 2016, Miami, FL

Tutorial Presentation: Biomedical Data Mining with Matrix Models
Presenter: Ping Zhang


6th International Conference on Digital Health, April 11-13, 2016, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Keynote Presentation - "Health Innovation - An IBM Perspective"
Presenter: Ching-Hua Chen


ENDO 2016, April 1-4, 2016, Boston, MA

Symposium:  Advanced Healthcare Informatics Analytics in the Areas of Precision Medicine, Translational Medicine and Population Health
Presenters: Kenney Ng, Yarra Goldschmidt, Ching-Hua Chen

2016 Asian American Engineer of the Year Symposium, March 12, 2016, New Brunswick, NJ

Plenary speach on Data Driven Healthcare Analytics
Plenary Speaker: Jianying Hu


CHDI’s 11th Annual HD Therapeutics Conference, February 22–25, 2016, Palm Springs, CA
Understanding Huntington’s disease progression: A multi–level probabilistic modeling approach

Presenter: Jianying Hu


SINAInnovations 2015, October 27-28, 2015, New York, NY

Day One Panel Discussion - Precision Medicine
Presenter: Jianying Hu
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Machine Learning in Healthcare, August 8-9, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

Keynote: Data Driven Analytics for Personalized Healthcare
Presenter: Jianying Hu
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Machine Learning in Healthcare, August 16-18, 2013

Healthcare Data Visualization
Presenter: Adam Perer
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