Artificial Intelligence in Oncology Agenda

Monday, November 8, 2021
All times are in EST

"Welcome and Introduction"

Stan Gerson, MD
Interim Dean, School of Medicine
Director, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University

Ragu Balakrishnan, PhD
Charles H. Phipps Dean of Engineering, Case School of Engineering
Professor, Department of Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering
Case Western Reserve University 

Eric Kaler, PhD
President, Case Western Reserve University 

Anant Madabhushi, PhD, FAIMBE, FIEEE, FCoulter
Director, Center for Computational Imaging & Personalized Diagnostics
Case Western Reserve University


SESSION I: Technical Advances in AI

"Evolving Therapies for Better Cancer Control"
Alexander "Sandy" Anderson, PhD
Director, Center of Excellence in Evolutionary Therapy; Richard O. Jacobsen Distinguished Endowed Chair, Integrated Mathematical Oncology Department, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

"Sex, Drugs and Radiomics of Brain Cancer"
Kristin Swanson, PhD
Professor of Neurosurgery; Consultant, Department of Neurologic Surgery; Vice Chair for Research, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic

"Data-Efficient and Multimodal Computational Pathology"
Faisal Mahmood, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology; Member, Dana-Farber Cancer Insitute/Harvard Cancer Center; Associate Member, Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT; Member, Harvard Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics Faculty

"AI for Cancer Imaging"
Julia Schnabel, PhD, IEEE, FMICCAI, FELLIS
TUM Liesel Beckmann Distinguished Professorship, Helmholtz Distinguished Professorship; Professor for Computational Imaging and AI in Medicine, Technical University Munich, Helmholtz Center Munich





"AI Enabled Re-Thinking of Microscopy for All-Digital Cancer Pathology"
Rohit Bhargava, PhD
Director and Professor, Bioengineering, Founder Professor of Engineering; Director of the Cancer Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign




SESSION II: AI in Clinical Decision Making

"AI in Clinical Decision Making"
Tessa Cook, MD, PhD, CIIP, FSIIM
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Fellowship Director, Imaging Informatics; Modality Chief, 3-D and Advanced Imaging; Co-Director, Center for Practice Transformation, University of Pennsylvania

"AI Journey: The CorePlus Formula"
Mariano de Socarraz
Chief Executive Officer, CorePlus Servicos Clinicos y Patologicos, LLC

"AI in Medical Imaging for Clinical Decision Making"
Hayit Greenspan, PhD
Head of Medical Image Processing Lab, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel-Aviv University

"Clinical Deployment of Deep Learning Radiology Tools: Opportunities and Challenges"
Peter Chang, MD
Assistant Professor-in-Residence, Department of Radiological Sciences; Co-Director, Center for Artificial Intelligence in Diagnostic Medicine (CAIDM), University of California, Irvine


"End of Day Wrap-up"
Anant Madabhushi, PhD, FAIMBE, FIEEE, FCoulter
Director, Center for Computational Imaging & Personalized Diagnostics
Case Western Reserve University


Meet the CCIPD: Post Event Workshop


Tuesday, November 9, 2021
All times are in EST

SESSION III: Cancer Disparities and Global Health

"Enabling Affordable and Accessible CAR-T Cells and Other Advanced Medicine"
Boro Dropulic, PhD, MBA
Executive Director, GM and CSO of Lentigen, Caring Cross

"Delivering on the Promise of Gene Therapy: Translating Accessible and Sustainably Affordable Treatments"
Jen Adair, PhD
Associate Professor, Stem Cell and Gene Therapy Program, Clinical Research Division, The Fleischauer Family Endowed Chair in Gene Therapy Translation, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

"Fireside Chat with Dr. Fabien Beckers"
Fabien Beckers, PhD
Head of Digital Pathology, Verily

Llana James
Faculty of Medicine and PhD candidate, University of Toronto; AI, Medicine & Data Justice Post Doctoral Fellow, Queen's University

"Genomics, Artificial Intelligence, Cancer Disparities & Global Health"
Dan Spratt, MD
Vincent K. Smith Chair in Radiation Oncology, Seidman Cancer Center, University Hospitals




Poster Session Awardees




SESSION IV: Policy and Ethics

"Physics Guided in AI: From Innovation to Enterprise; Tumor Detection, Simulated Tx Planning, & Image-Guided Tx Delivery"
Diana Shapiro
Chief Executive Officer & Board Member, Dynam. AI, Venture Partner, Analytics Ventures

Dimitry Fisher, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer, Dynam.AI

"Enabling Trustworthy AI at the national largest integrated health care system: From AI R&D to bedside at the VA"
Gil Alterovitz, PhD, FACMI, FAMIA
Director, National Artificial Intelligence Institute, The Department of Veteran Affairs

"How Do You Digitize the World's Largest Pathology Repository? One Slide at a Time"
Joel Moncur, MS, MD, PhD, FCAP
Director, The Joint Pathology Center


"Symposium Wrap-up"
Anant Madabhushi, PhD, FAIMBE, FIEEE, FCoulter
Director, Center for Computational Imaging & Personalized Diagnostics
Case Western Reserve University