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BIOMEDIN 245 Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Genomics (BIO 268, CS 373, GENE 245, STATS 345)
Introduction to statistical and computational methods for genomics. Sample topics include: expectation maximization, hidden Markov model, Markov chain Monte Carlo, ensemble learning, probabilistic graphical models, kernel methods and other modern machine learning paradigms. Rationales and techniques illustrated with existing implementations used in population genetics, disease association, and fun.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 245
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 246 Seminar in Healthcare Quality and Safety (HRP 246)
Primarily for medical students in the Quality and Safety Scholarly Concentration. Almost everyone will be a patient at some point in their lives. It is estimated that over 98,000 patients die in US hospitals each year due to medical errors and recent articles suggest that medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the US. Patient safety is the foundation of high-quality health care, wh.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 246
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 251 Outcomes Analysis (HRP 252, MED 252)
Methods of conducting empirical studies which use large existing medical, survey, and other databases to ask both clinical and policy questions. Econometric and statistical models used to conduct medical outcomes research. How research is conducted on medical and health economics questions when a randomized trial is impossible. Problem sets emphasize hands-on data analysis and application of metho.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 251
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 254 Quality & Safety in U.S. Healthcare (HRP 254, SURG 255)
The course will provide an in-depth examination of the quality & patient safety movement in the US healthcare system, the array of quality measurement techniques and issues, and perspectives of quality and safety improvement efforts under the current policy landscape.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 256 Economics of Health and Medical Care (BIOMEDIN 156, ECON 126, HRP 256)
Institutional, theoretical, and empirical analysis of the problems of health and medical care. Topics: demand for medical care and medical insurance; institutions in the health sector; economics of information applied to the market for health insurance and for health care; measurement and valuation of health; competition in health care delivery. Graduate students with research interests should tak.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 256
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 5 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Bhattacharya, J. (PI)
BIOMEDIN 260 Computational Methods for Biomedical Image Analysis and Interpretation (RAD 260)
The latest biological and medical imaging modalities and their applications in research and medicine. Focus is on computational analytic and interpretive approaches to optimize extraction and use of biological and clinical imaging data for diagnostic and therapeutic translational medical applications. Topics include major image databases, fundamental methods in image processing and quantitative ex.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 260
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 3-4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 273A The Human Genome Source Code (CS 273A, DBIO 273A)
A computational introduction to the most amazing programming language on the planet: your genome. Topics include genome sequencing (assembling source code from code fragments); the human genome functional landscape: variable assignments (genes), control-flow logic (gene regulation) and run-time stack (epigenomics); human disease and personalized genomics (as a hunt for bugs in the human code); gen.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 273A
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
BIOMEDIN 273B Deep Learning in Genomics and Biomedicine (BIODS 237, CS 273B, GENE 236)
Recent breakthroughs in high-throughput genomic and biomedical data are transforming biological sciences into "big data" disciplines. In parallel, progress in deep neural networks are revolutionizing fields such as image recognition, natural language processing and, more broadly, AI. This course explores the exciting intersection between these two advances. The course will start with an .... More Description for BIOMEDIN 273B
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 274 Seminar on Linking Open Data and Knowledge Graphs - Methods and Challenges
In this course, we will discuss recent advances in data publishing and integration from the viewpoint of Linked Data and Open Data. Linked Data is data published according to certain principles to make it easier to find, co-reference and query/integrate data published across different sources and accessible through standard Web protocols. These principles have been found useful and been applied to.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 274
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
BIOMEDIN 279 Computational Biology: Structure and Organization of Biomolecules and Cells (BIOE 279, BIOPHYS 279, CME 279, CS 279)
Computational techniques for investigating and designing the three-dimensional structure and dynamics of biomolecules and cells. These computational methods play an increasingly important role in drug discovery, medicine, bioengineering, and molecular biology. Course topics include protein structure prediction, protein design, drug screening, molecular simulation, cellular-level simulation, imag.... More Description for BIOMEDIN 279
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
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