FORWARD: Exploring the future of data science, informatics and the workplace

Watch the full symposium online.

I2 Annual Symposium 2022

COVID-19 changed our lives in ways big and small. It also made amazing science happen faster than ever before. Examine the future of data science, informatics and the workplace as we move FORWARD.

Watch the full event from April 1, 2022 below.

  1. Welcome and Opening Remarks
  2. Fireside Chat
  3. FORWARD Perspectives 1
  4. Panel Discussion
  5. FORWARD Perspectives 2
  6. Bohigian Lecture

I2 Symposium Highlights


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

Matifadza Hlatshwayo Davis, MD, MPH
Director of the Department of Health, City of St. Louis


Symposium Part One

Fireside Chat

Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD
President of Clinical Studies Platforms, Verily Life Sciences
Former Principal Deputy Commissioner of Food and Drugs, U.S. FDA

Aneesh Chopra
Co-Founder & President, CareJourney
Former U.S. CTO


FORWARD Perspectives 1

Originally shared during a break.


Symposium Part Two

Panel Discussion

Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD
President of Clinical Studies Platforms, Verily Life Sciences
Former Principal Deputy Commissioner of Food and Drugs, U.S. FDA

Aneesh Chopra
Co-Founder & President, CareJourney
Former U.S. CTO

Randi Foraker, PhD, MA, FAHA, FAMIA
Director, Center for Population Health Informatics (CPHI)
Director, Center for Administrative Data Research (CADR)
Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine
Professor of Public Health, Brown School

Albert M. Lai, PhD, FACMI, FAMIA
Deputy Director, Institute for Informatics (I2)
Chief Research Information Officer, School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medical Sciences, School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science

Joshua Landman, MS
PhD Candidate, Computational and Data Sciences
Division of Computational and Data Sciences

Jordan Shapiro
Director of Clinical Information and Analytics, BJC HealthCare


FORWARD Perspectives 2

Originally shared during a break.

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Symposium Part Three

Bohigian Lecture

Anne Helen Petersen
Author, “Out of Office: The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working From Home”

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Questions? Please contact Dranette Branson at dranettebranson@wustl.edu.