Computational Cancer Genomics Working Group Evening Lecture

September 8, 2020, 5:00pm – 7:00pm | New York Genome Center

 The Computational Cancer Genomics Working Group is led by Simon Tavaré, PhD, NYGC and Columbia University, and Sohrab Shah, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. This group will build collaborations that apply novel statistical approaches and population-level analyses to major cohorts in cancer genomics.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Speaker Presentations and Q&A

This will be a VIRTUAL meeting via Zoom.


Simon Tavaré, PhD
Senior Associate Core Member
New York Genome Center
Director, Irving Institute
for Cancer Dynamics
Departments of Statistics
and Biological Sciences
Columbia University



David S. Tourigny, PhD
Research Scientist
Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics
Columbia University
Developing stoichiometric methods to probe cancer metabolism at the single-cell level”


Wesley Tansey, PhD
Assistant Attending,
Computational Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
“Machine learning-driven discovery of potential biomarkers in cancer drug screens: safety, toxicity, and targeted efficacy “


Moderated by Simon Tavaré, PhD
Discussion and Q&A will take place after each speaker presents.
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