Medical Data Science Meetup

  • Digital Connectivity
  • This year, Amsterdam Data Science is hosting its very first WiDS Amsterdam event. The theme of the event is Medical Data Science and we have some exciting experts within the field to talk about their research.

    Programme

    12:45 – Online “walk-in”
    13:00 – Welcome & Introduction
    13:10 – Academic keynote: Clarisa Sánchez Gutiérrez
    13:50 – Panel Discussion
    14:20 – Coffee Break
    14:25 – Postdoc Pitches
    14:55 Breakouts with guided discussion
    Breakout 1 with postdoc #1: Giulia Bernardini
    Breakout 2 with postdoc #2: Masoume M. Raeissi
    Breakout 3 with postdoc #3: Joanna Klopotowska
    15:25 – Coffee Break
    15:30 – Industry keynote: TBC
    16:10 – Thank you & goodbye and open networking rooms
    17:15 – Close networking rooms

     

    Speakers

    Clarisa Sánchez Gutiérrez

    Clarisa Sánchez Gutiérrez

    UvA

    Dr Clarisa Sánchez Gutiérrez has been appointed Professor of AI and Health at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science (FNWI) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).

    Giulia Bernardini

    Giulia Bernardini

    CWI

    In January 2021, Giulia Bernardini joined the CWI’s Life Sciences and Health research group as a postdoctoral researcher, funded by the project “Optimisation for and with Machine Learning”.

    Masoume M. Raeissi

    Masoume M. Raeissi

    VUmc

    Masoume is a postdoctoral researcher at Amsterdam VUmc School of Medical Sciences.

    Joanna Klopotowska

    Joanna Klopotowska

    AUMC

    Joanna Klopotowska is a hospital pharmacist and since 2015 a postdoctoral researcher at Amsterdam Public Health research institute of AMC-UVA and VUmc-VU.

    Background information

    The Women in Data Science (WiDS) initiative aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. WiDS started as a one-day technical conference at Stanford in November 2015.

    In 2020 the WiDS Worldwide conference reached over 100,000 people across the globe, online and in person, with 20,000+ attendees at WiDS Stanford and 150+ WiDS regional events in 50+ countries.