2022 Biomedical Research and Healthcare Informatics Conference Recap

Thank you to all who joined us for the Biomedical Research and Healthcare Informatics Conference on October 17-18, 2022. We were glad to be able to host both in person and virtual attendees for this event. Day 1 of the event featured several speakers with an informatics and artificial intelligence focus, including a “fireside chat” with Dr. Robert Califf, Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Food and Drug Administration. 

Other distinguished presentations included:

  • Shelley Rusincovitch, MMCi: The Challenges of Artificiaial Intelligence Ethics and Safety
  • Jin Tian, PhD: AI and Causality
  • Kensaku Kawamoto, MD, PhD, MHS, FACMI, FAMIA: Extending the EHR to Enable AI-Augmented Decision Support: The University of Utah ReImagine EHR Experience
  • Lesley Curtis, PhD: Post-implementation Surveillance of AI-based Clinical Decision Support Algorithms
  • Julia Skapik, MD, MPH: Taming Clinical Registries

Day 2 began with enthusiastic discussion on topics related to informatics, with key action items and takeaways from various breakout groups. The meeting was concluded with a series of presentations from UNMC College of Medicine faculty and a Day 2 keynote from Bradley Malin, PhD from Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 

We are pleased to have hosted another successful meeting, with opportunities to network and address key topics in our region. 

For questions or more information, please contact Amanda Fletcher.