AI Day for Cancer Research: Speakers & Agenda
Tuesday, Oct. 24 | 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Time Speaker
10 a.m. Mattia Prosperi, Ph.D., FAMIA, and Qing Lu, Ph.D. Networking with coffee and UF Health Cancer Center AI Working Group leaders
10:15 a.m. Jonathan D. Licht, M.D., Thomas George, M.D., FACP, and Ji-Hyun Lee, DrPH Welcome and opening remarks
10:30-11:20 a.m. Despina Kontos, Ph.D. Keynote address
11:20 a.m.-noon Ruogu Fang, Ph.D. AI Approach for Imaging Data 101
12:30-1:15 p.m. Lunch and networking
1:15-1:40 p.m. Andrew Janowczyk, Ph.D. Computational Pathology Toward Precision Medicine
1:40-2:05 p.m. Carlos Rinaldi-Ramos, Ph.D. Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPPI)
2:10-2:35 p.m. Dejana Braithwaite, Ph.D.
2:35-2:50 p.m. Reza Forghani, M.D., Ph.D. Impactful Artificial Intelligence Tool Development and Adoption in Radiology: Opportunities & Challenges
2:50-3 p.m. Dejana Braithwaite, Ph.D. Closing remarks



Despina Kontos, Ph.D.

Matthew J. Wilson Professor of Research Radiology II
Associate Vice-Chair for Research
Department of Radiology
University of Pennsylvania


Carlos Rinaldi-Ramos, Ph.D.

Dean’s Leadership Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Engineering
Professor, J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering
Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
University of Florida

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