2015 NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Lynford Lecture | Constructing Predictive Models of Human Diseases via the Integration of Panomic and Clinical Data to Better Diagnose and Treat Patients
Featuring Dr. Eric Schadt
An American mathematician and computational biologist. He is director and founder of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology and chair of the Department of Genetics and Genomics Sciences at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Since 1997, the Lynford Lecture has featured prominent thinkers who explain complex information and important ideas with clarity and concision. The series is made possible by Tondra and Jeffrey Lynford and the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering’s Institute for Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing (IMAS). Mr. Lynford is Deputy Chairman of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Board, Trustee of New York University, a Commissioner of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and President of Educational Housing Services. The Lynfords were instrumental in bringing IMAS Co-Directors Drs. David and Gregory Chudnovsky to the School of Engineering.
Panel Discussion Following Lecture, Featuring:
Beth Simone Noveck, Co-founder and Director, The Governance Lab, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.
Dr. Ellen Scherl, Director of The Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, the Jill Roberts Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College, and an attending physician at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Reception immediately following the lecture and panel.
The Lynford Lecture is sponsored by Jeffrey and Tondra Lynford and the Institute of Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing (IMAS).
Cancer (Disease Or Medical Condition), Oncology (Medical Specialty), big data, disease control, panomic, Epidemic (Cause Of Death), Pandemic (Disaster Type), Open Data, Open Government (Website Category), Genomics, Bowel Disease, Data Mining (Software Genre), Disease (Cause Of Death), Diagnosis (Literature Subject), Clinical Data Repository, Medicine (Field Of Study), Health, Health Care (Industry), Technology
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