BMI Grand Rounds: Computational Challenges in Developing Reliable Systems for Next Generation Sequencing

Chriaag PatelSpeaker: Chiraag Patel, PhD, Medical Chief of Molecular Pathology, Clinical Assistant Professor, Stony Brook University

Title: Bioinformatic Challenges Associated with Clinical Next-Generation Sequencing

Location: Atkins Center – HSC Level 4 (Radiology)

Time: Wed, April 11, 2018 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Bio/Abstract: Dr. Patel is the Medical Chief of Molecular Genetic Pathology, and is currently implementing next-generation sequencing and related technologies for the treatment of cancer at Stony Brook Medicine. He will discuss computational challenges in developing reliable systems for next generation sequencing data generation, analysis, and reporting.


Educational Objectives:

  • Define Bioinformatics Workflow for Clinical NGS
  • Understand Challenges in Data Management
  • Understand Challenges in Relevant and Reproducible Clinical Bioinformatics Analysis