Dennis Dean II, Ph.D.
February 24, 2021 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Dennis A. Dean II. Ph.D.

In this upcoming Cancer Genome Cloud (CGC) monthly webinar, Dr. Dennis Dean will share his experience working with members of the Patient-Derived Xenografts Development and Trial Centers Research Network (PDXNet) teams to make the data available through the CGC.

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February 22, 2021 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Bill Wysocki, Ph.D. and Tara Lichtenberg, Ph.D.

The latest NCI Genomic Data Commons (GDC) monthly webinar series will demonstrate how to work with the many types and formats of The Cancer Genome Atlas genomic and clinical data available in the GDC.

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February 18, 2021 01:00 p.m. - 01:30 p.m. ET

Sam Payne, Ph.D.

In this webinar, Brigham Young University’s Dr. Sam Payne will discuss how CPTAC-generated proteogenomic data and methods for multi-omics data analysis can be used to improve cancer care.

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February 04, 2021 02:00 p.m. - 03:30 p.m. ET

L. Ebony Boulware, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Duke University’s Dr. L. Ebony Boulware will present, “Where Clouds Meet the Ground: Democratizing Health Data to Address Community Health Equity,” at the upcoming National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities Seminar.

NCI Imaging Community Webinar: Distributed Image Archive. February 1, 2021, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Picture of a woman looking at a gallery of images.
February 01, 2021 01:00 p.m. - 02:30 p.m. ET

Jonas Almeida, Ph.D. and Praphulla Bhawsar

Dr. Jonas Almeida and Mr. Praphulla Bhawsar of NCI’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics will demonstrate the power of the ImageBox2 program and how it allows for easy and fast access to large whole-slide images stored in cloud-based data repositories.

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January 29, 2021 01:30 p.m. - 03:30 p.m. ET

The first in a series of interactive workshops hosted by the Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer program, this presentation will set the stage for the future of computing and artificial intelligence in radiation oncology.

Katherine Pollard, Ph.D.
January 28, 2021 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Katherine S. Pollard, Ph.D.

In this talk, Dr. Katherine Pollard, director of the Gladstone Institute of Data Science and Biotechnology, will describe how her team developed “Akita,” a deep convolutional neural network that can be used to accurately predict genome folding using only DNA sequence as the input.

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January 28, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 01:00 p.m. ET

Bradley Malin, Ph.D.

In this Cancer Moonshot℠ Seminar, Vanderbilt University’s Dr. Bradley Malin will discuss how to support innovative cancer research through data privacy.

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January 27, 2021 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Dave Roberson and Sai Lakshmi Subramanian

The Cancer Genomics Cloud’s (CGC’s) monthly webinar series is launching on Wednesday, January 27, with an overview of its platform and how users can leverage cloud computing for cancer research.

Esmeralda Casas-Silva Ph.D., Veena Gopalakrishnan Ph.D., Helen Moore Ph.D., and Ms. Claire Blaustein
January 27, 2021 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET

Esmeralda Casas-Silva Ph.D., Veena Gopalakrishnan Ph.D., Helen Moore Ph.D., and Ms. Claire Blaustein

Drs. Helen Moore, Esmeralda Casas-Silva, Veena Gopalakrishnan, and Ms. Claire Blaustein will showcase the design and functionality of the NCI Cancer Moonshot Biobank website. By highlighting the challenges and successes they encountered when developing the website, their hope is that it will serve as an archetype for similar participant-engagement efforts within NCI.