Increasing precision in translational metagenomics - the microbiome in medicine

Speaker: Ami Bhatt, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and of Genetics
Stanford University

Role of Exome Sequencing For Screening and Diagnosign Newborns and the Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation

Speaker: Steven E. Brenner, PhD

Professor, Plant & Microbial Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Computer intensive statistical assessment of data quality in clinical research.

Speaker: Marc Buyse, ScD

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, International Drug Development Institute (IDDI) & CluePoints

Associate Editor, Annals of Oncology and Clinical Trials

Named among the 100 Most Inspiring and Motivational Leaders throughout The Life Science Industry

Learning VA Healthcare System through Large-Scale Cooperative Studies

Speaker: Mei-Chiung Shih, PhD

Deputy Director, CSP Coordinating Center, VA Palo Alto Healthcare System

Adjunct professor of Department of Biomedical Data Science, Stanford University School of Medicine

Using Genomics and Big Data to Manage Health

Speaker: Mike Snyder, PhD

Stanford Ascherman Professor

Chair, Department of Genetics, Stanford University

Director, Center of Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University

President-Elect of HUPO (2016)

Discovering Dominators and Important Network Structure from Big Data

Speaker: Jiayang Sun, PhD

2016 President, Caucus for Women in Statistics (

Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Director, Center for Statistical Research, Computing & Collaboration (SR2c)

Director, Modern Biostatistics Concentration in the PhD program of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Case Western Reserve University

Enable Precision Data for Precision Medicine

Speaker: Jun Ye

Co-founder, President and CEO

Sentieon Inc.