Data/Bias: How do we nurture and drive equity with and within data?

Watch the full symposium online.

I2 Annual Symposium 2021

Symposium Highlights

Watch the full event from April 9, 2021 below.

  1. Welcome and Opening Remarks
  2. Data/Bias Perspectives 1
  3. Bohigian Lectureship in Biomedical Informatics
  4. Data/Bias Perspectives 2
  5. Fireside Chat
  6. Data/Bias Perspectives 3
  7. Breakout Panel

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Philip R.O. Payne, PhD, FACMI, FAMIA, FAIMBE
Janet and Bernard Becker Professor and Director, Institute for Informatics (I2)
Associate Dean for Health Information and Data Science
Chief Data Scientist Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

U.S. Rep. Cori Bush

Congresswoman Cori Bush
Missouri’s 1st Congressional District

Data/Bias Perspectives 1

Originally shared during a break.

Symposium Part One

Bohigian Lectureship in Biomedical Informatics followed by Q&A

Health Information Technology and “Social Determinants of Health”: State of the Science and Q&A

Rachel Gold, PhD, MPH
Senior Investigator​ Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
Lead Research Scientist, OCHIN, Inc.

Data/Bias Perspectives 2

Originally shared during a break.

Symposium Part Two

Fireside chat with Dr. Philip Payne

Suchi Saria, PhD, MSc
John C. Malone Associate Professor of Computer Science, Statistics, Nursing and Health Policy Director, Machine Learning, AI and Healthcare Lab Research
Director, Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare
Founder, Bayesian Health

Data/Bias Perspectives 3

Originally shared during a break.

Symposium Part Three

Breakout panel with speakers and I2 faculty

Rachel Gold, Suchi Saria, Philip Payne, Beth Prusaczyk, and Randi Foraker

Beth Prusaczyk, PhD, MSW
Instructor in Medicine Division of General Medical Sciences Washington University School in St. Louis

Randi Foraker, PhD, MA, FAHA, FAMIA
Director, Center for Population Health Informatics (CPHI)
Assoc. Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine
Assoc. Professor of Public Health, Brown School Washington University in St. Louis

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