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Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine

The mission of the Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine is to apply innovative mathematical, statistical and computational techniques to enable, inform and improve basic and clinical biomedical research.  Established in 2006, the center was renamed in 2007 following a transformative gift of $5 million from Battelle Memorial Institute.

3rd Annual Mathematical and Computational Medicine International Conference

The Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine will be hosting the 3rd Annual Mathematical and Computational Medicine International Conference at The Blackwell in Columbus, Ohio from May 16-18, 2016.

  • Regular Registration: $350 - includes Continental Breakfast for all 3 days, morning and afternoon coffee breaks for all 3 days, a gala dinner on day 2, and roundtrip transportation to and from the airport to the meeting hotel organized by The Blackwell Inn.  The hotel itself will be $134/night, if needed.
  • Student Registration: $225 - includes Continental Breakfast for all 3 days, morning and afternoon coffee breaks for all 3 days, a gala dinner on day 2, and roundtrip transportation to and from the airport to the meeting hotel organized by The Blackwell Inn. The hotel itself will be $134/night, if needed.

There are six session titles:

  1. Genetics/Genomics
  2. Inference, Evidence and Entropy
  3. Biomarker Discovery, Outcome Measures and Phenotypes
  4. Host-pathogen Interactions
  5. Proteins
  6. Visualization

Please direct questions to Karen Blosser, conference organizer, at Karen.Blosser@NationwideChildrens.org.

Confirmed Plenary Speakers:
Arup Chakraborty (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Steve Frank (University of Califonia, Irvine)

Confirmed Invited Speakers:
James Faeder (University of Pittsburgh)
Elizabeth Read (University of Califonia, Irvine)
Steve Presse (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis)
David Bickel (University of Ottawa)
Richard Tseng (Sinoveda Canada)

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