Jun 5, 2024  |  8:00am - 2:00pm
Networking event

Big Data, Machine Learning and AI in Laboratory Medicine

Agile education

From the Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) at The Hospital for Sick Children.

The 25th Annual DPLM Symposium and the 19th Laurence Becker Symposium.


We invite all trainees, including BSc/MSc/PhD students, research/clinical fellows and research/medical technologists to submit an abstract on studies relevant to any aspect of laboratory medicine.

Posters will be judged for excellence and prizes will be awarded in each category. 

Download details about abstract submissions (word doc)

You must submit your abstract via email to dplm.symposium@sickkids.ca

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, May 24, 2024


08:00 - 09:00 am - Registration

08:55 - 09:00 am - Welcome and Introduction - Dr. Gino Somers

09:00 - 10:00 am - Keynote speaker: Harnessing the Power of Big Data Analytics in Laboratory Medicine - Dr. Khosrow Adeli

10:00 - 10:30 am - Break and posters

10:30 - 11:10 am - Machine Learning for the Diagnosis of Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation - Dr. Stephen Master

11:10 - 11:50 am - Machine Learning and Metabolomics - Dr. David Wishart

11:50 am - 12:30 pm - Machine Learning Meets Medicine: Everything You Need to Know in 39 Minutes - Dr. Michael Fralick

12:30 - 1:30 pm - Lunch and posters

1:30 - 2:00 pm -  Awards and closing remarks

Download the full agenda (word doc)

Where and when

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Main Auditorium, 1246 Burton Wing
The Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G1X8

How to join

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