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Saturday, November 18th

10:30-11:00 Arrive and check-in at Earthrise Conference Center (West room)
11:00-11:15 Opening Remarks
11:15-11:35 Shannon McCurdy (Pachter/Barcellos Lab):  Estimating High-Order Heritability Components in GWAS Data
11:35-11:55 Harneet Rishi (Arkin Lab): High-throuhput CRISPRi as a platform for bacterial functional genomics
11:55-12:15 Nima Hejazi (Van der Laan/Hubbard Lab):  Data-Adaptive Estimation and Inference for Differential Methylation Analysis
12:15-12:20 Industry Presentation: Jon Sorenson, Senior Director of Computational Biology, 10X Genomics
12:30-1:30 Lunch (Dining Hall)

Biomedical Big Data Training Program Meeting (Oakview Room)

1:40-2:00 Sean Wu (Marhsall Lab): MICRO: An Eco-epidemiological Agent Based Framework for the Modeling of Mosquito-borne Pathogens
2:00-2:20 Sumayah Rahman (Banfield Lab): Investigating dynamics of antibiotic resistance through genome-resolved metagenomics
2:20-2:40 Nicholas Alexandre (Whiteman Lab): The Genomic Architecture of Bill Shape in the Broad-tailed Hummingbird
2:40-3:00 Coffee Break
3:00-3:20 Karl Kumbier (Yu Lab): Iterative Random Forests to Discover Predictive and Stable High-order Interactions
3:20-3:40 David DeTomaso (Yosef Lab): Scalable Analysis of Single-Cell RNA-Sequencing Experiments
3:40-3:45 Industry Presentation: Shannon Hateley, Computational Biologist, Ancestry
3:45-4:00 Coffee Break
4:00-5:00 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Anshul Kundaje, Stanford University
5:00-6:00 Computational Biology Student Meeting (West Room)
6:00-7:15 Dinner (Dining Hall)
7:15-7:30 Poster Set-up (West room)
7:30-8:15 Poster Session 1 and Reception (West room)
8:15-9:00 Poster Session 2 and Reception (West room)
9:00 Student Social (Dining Hall)

Sunday, November 19th

08:00-09:00 Breakfast (Dining Hall)
9:00-9:30 Check-out
9:30-9:50 Miaoyan Wang (Song Lab): Three-Way Clustering of Multi-tissue Gene Expression Data Using Tensor Decomposition
9:50-10:10 Calvin Chi (Barcellos Lab): Admixture Mapping Reveals Diverse Genetic Ancestry of HLA and non-HLA MS-Associated Alleles in Admixed Populations
10:10-10:30 Jonathan Fischer (Song Lab): The Role of mRNA Decay Factors in Transcriptional Regulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break
10:50-11:10 Olivia Solomon (Barcellos/Holland Lab): Prenatal Pthalate Exposure and Altered Patterns of DNA Methylation in Cord Blood
11:10-11:30 Byung-Ju Kim (Kim Lab): Prediction of Inherited Genomic Susceptibility to 20 Common Cancer Types by a Supervised Machine-Learning Method
11:30-12:00 Coffee Break ; Vote for Best Talks
12:00-12:30 Closing Remarks and Awards
12:30-1:30 Lunch and Departure
1:30-5:00 Optional Recreational Activities
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