EUvsVirus Hackathon Certain regions like Lombardy and Alsace are hit particularly hard by COVID-19, resulting in heavily overloaded hospitals and critical care units. At the same time, the burden is much lower in other regions nearby. Would it be possible to distribute the patients more efficiently, resulting in better care for the patients and a… Continue reading EUvsVirus
Qlucore Omics Explorer for MLFPM COVID-19 projects MLFPM beneficiary Qlucore makes its Qlucore Omics Explorer (QOE) available for free for COVID-19 related research to all MLFPM members during a 6 months period. QOE is a software program focused on rapid data exploration and interpretation. It is used by scientists in more than 35 countries, and there are more… Continue reading Qlucore Omics Explorer for MLFPM COVID-19 projects
Screenshot from https://biit.cs.ut.ee/covid/#/trajectories The MLFPM board has decided to use our established European research network for working on collaborative projects on COVID-19. With over 10 years experience in collaborations on Machine Learning for Precision Medicine, we will be able to contribute to the European efforts to fight COVID-19. If you you are a medical researcher… Continue reading MLFPM joins forces to help fighting COVID-19
We are happy to announce that our second MLFPM summer school is scheduled to take place on September 21-23, 2020, in Liège, Belgium. More information will be available in in due course: https://mlfpm.eu/2nd-summer-school/
We wish everyone joyous and relaxing holidays and a happy new year 2020!
Picture by Benno Pütz Around 100 young scientists participated in the event providing an exciting mixture of scientific courses given by PIs of our network (Karsten Borgwardt, Bertram Müller-Myhsok, Tal El-Hay, Krista Fischer, Volker Tresp and Tobias Heimann), talks on recent research results by renowned experts in the field (Lili Milani, María Rodríguez Martínez, Nikolaus Rajewsky and Lena Maier-Hein) and… Continue reading First MLFPM Summer school was a great success
We still have one open call for applications for a position in our network: ESR2 will work on Machine Learning and Causal Inference to Optimize Genomic Interventions using Disease State Representations with Caroline Uhler at ETH Zürich in Basel, Switzerland: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/442413 (Application deadline: September 30, 2019).
The (tentative) schedule of our summer school is now available on https://mlfpm.eu/1-summer-school/. We are also continuously adding the abstracts of the talks.
Two PhD positions in our network are open: ESR14 will develop and apply causal inference methods and machine learning technologies applied to high dimensional cancer patients data with Prof. Michal Rosen-Zvi at the Healthcare Informatics Department in IBM Research - Haifa, Israel: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/436992 (Application deadline: September 4, 2019). ESR5 will work on “Deep representations of somatic mutations… Continue reading MLFPM PhD positions available at IBM Research – Haifa and Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems
We are happy to be able to provide three full summer school scholarships (covering travel, accommodation, registration fees and meals) for scientist with refugee status. Candidates with a background related to the topic of the summer school (Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Medicine, Biology) should send their documents (CV, degree certificates if available, proof of refugee… Continue reading Summer school scholarships for refugee scientists