Temerty Centre Speaker Series: Dr. Eric Topol

Jan 19, 2021
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12:00pm–1:00pm
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The AI Path to Deeper and More Accurate Medicine with Dr. Eric Topol

Dr. Eric Topol is the Founder and Director of the Scripps Research Translational Institute, Professor, Molecular Medicine, and Executive Vice-President of Scripps Research. As a researcher, he has published over 1,200 peer-reviewed articles, with more than 280,000 citations, elected to the National Academy of Medicine, and is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine. His principal scientific focus has been on the genomic and digital tools to individualize medicine.

In 2016, Topol was awarded a $207 million grant from the NIH to lead a significant part of the Precision Medicine (All of Us) Initiative, a prospective research program enrolling 1 million participants in the US. This is in addition to his role as principal investigator for a flagship $35M NIH grant to promote innovation in medicine.

This event is free and open to the public. 

Location
Zoom
Contact
Temerty Centre for AI Research and Education in Medicine (T-CAIREM)
647-378-6425
2021-01-19 17:00:00 2021-01-19 18:00:00 UTC Temerty Centre Speaker Series: Dr. Eric Topol The AI Path to Deeper and More Accurate Medicine with Dr. Eric Topol Dr. Eric Topol is the Founder and Director of the Scripps Research Translational Institute, Professor, Molecular Medicine, and Executive Vice-President of Scripps Research. As a researcher, he has published over 1,200 peer-reviewed articles, with more than 280,000 citations, elected to the National Academy of Medicine, and is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine. His principal scientific focus has been on the genomic and digital tools to individualize medicine.In 2016, Topol was awarded a $207 million grant from the NIH to lead a significant part of the Precision Medicine (All of Us) Initiative, a prospective research program enrolling 1 million participants in the US. This is in addition to his role as principal investigator for a flagship $35M NIH grant to promote innovation in medicine. This event is free and open to the public.  Zoom tcairem.comms@utoronto.ca