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Centre for Computational Biology October Workshop

29 October 2018

Time: 2:15 - 4:30pm
Venue: Old Library, Garrod Building,Whitechapel, London E1 2AD

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The Life Sciences Institute Centre for Computational Biology are kickstarting their next series of workshops on Monday 29th of October. We'll hear from two Rutherford Fellows on their research in the field of health data science. Prof Claude Chelala will give an overview of the Centre and HDR UK London.

14.15-14.30 Prof Claude Chelala

  • Introduction and HDR UK London overview

14.30-15.00 Dr Rashmi Patel 

  • Rashmi is a MRC UKRI Health Data Research UK Fellow in the Department of Psychosis Studies at the Institute of Psychiatry Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College London. His work centres on using EHR data in psychosis phenotyping and prediction

15.00-15.30 Dr Kit Curtius "Spatial evolution of Barrett’s esophagus: insights from molecular clocks and mechanistic modelling"

  • Kit is a Rutherford Fellow who is using mathematical mechanistic modelling to inform optimal cancer screening recommendations, to perform patient risk stratification, and to ultimately better prognostication and precision medicine.

15.30-15.40 Prof Conrad Bessant

  • Closing remarks and CCB Showcase Award announcement

15.40-16.30 Refreshment/networking 


The presentations will be followed by refreshment and networking.

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