Altman Russ Altman, MD, PhD
Professor of Genetics, Bioengineering, Medicine, Computer Science, Stanford University
Director, Biomedical Informatics Training Program

Challenges in Creating an Infrastructure for Physics-based Simulation of Biological Structures
Abstract and Biography
Brenner Sydney Brenner, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Biological Studies, The Salk Institute
2002 Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology

From Biological Computation to Computational Biology
Schwartz Jacob T. Schwartz, PhD
Professor of Computer Science and Genetics, New York University Courant Institute


Ashburner Michael Ashburner, PhD, ScD
Professor of Biology, University of Cambridge
Professorial Fellow, Churchill College
Visiting Group Leader, European Bioinformatics Institute

Ontologies for Biologists - A Community Model for the Annotation of Genomic Data
Abstract and Biography
Goldstein Larry Goldstein, PhD
Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Kikinis Ron Kikinis, MD
Director of the Surgical Planning Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School

The National Alliance for Medical Imaging Computing

Abstract and Biography
Kohane Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Associate Henderson Professor of Health Sciences and Technology
Director, Children's Hospital Informatics Program

Kumar Srikanta Kumar, PhD
Program Manager, Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA)
Senior Technical Advisor, Information Technology Lab, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Rokhsar Daniel Rokhsar, PhD
Professor of Molecular Cell Biology, Physics, UC Berkeley
Program Head, Computational Genomics, JGI

Sharon Settnek
Program Manager, Assistant Vice President, Deputy Division Manager (IT Division), Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)
Data mining and federated IT systems enabling translational research across the cancer research community
Abstract and Biography