First Annual CRISM-DBMI Research Conference

The Department of Critical Care Medicine (CCM) is pleased to announced the first annual CRISMA-DBMI Research Conference featuring nine speakers from the CRISMA Center in the Department of Critical Care Medicine and the Department of Biomedical Informatics. The 90-minute conference will present seven 10-minute talks that touch on innovative, informatics-based approaches to solving acute illness.

The conference is open to everyone with an interest in adult and pediatric critical illness and biomedical informatics.

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Time: Noon to 1:30 pm
Place: Scaife Hall 4th floor, Lecture Room 3

"Causal Modeling"
Gregory Cooper, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics and of Intelligent Systems
Vice Chairman, Department of Biomedical Informatics

"Research Informatics-as-a-Service"
Jonathan C. Silverstein, MD, MS, FACS, FACMI
Chief Research Informatics Officer
Visiting Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Department of Biomedical Informatics

"Team Computer Interaction"
Andrew King, MS
Doctoral Candidate
Department of Biomedical Informatics

"Improving Cognitive Support in EMRs"
Harry Hochheiser, PhD
Associate Professor in the Intelligent Systems Program
Director, Biomedical Informatics Training Program
Department of Biomedical Informatics

Yalini Senathirajah, PhD
Visiting Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Informatics

"Multi-modal Data Integration for Systems Medicine"
Panagiotis (Takis) Benos, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Computational and Systems Biology

"Truly Big Data and Predictive Analytics"
Gilles Clermont, MD, MSc
Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Industrial Engineering, and Mathematics
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
Associate Professor of Clinical and Translational Science
Medical Director, Center for Inflammation and Regenerative Modeling,
Co-Director, Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute illness (CRISMA) Center
Director, Systems Medicine Program, CRISMA Center
Department of Critical Care Medicine

Michael R. Pinsky, MD,CM, Dr hc, FCCP, MCCM
Professor of Critical Care Medicine, Bioengineering,, Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Clinical & Translational Science
Department of Critical Care Medicine

"Driving Research and Performance Improvement Using Real-time, Acuity-adjusted EHRDashboards"
Christopher Horvat, MD
Assistant ProfessorPediatric Intensivist, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Department of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Continuing Medical Education
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
Other health care professionals are awarded 1.0 continuing education units (CEU's) which are equal to 1.0 contact hours.

Faculty Disclosure
In accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education requirements on disclosure, information about relationships of presenters with commercial interests (if any) will be included in materials distributed at the time of the conference.