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CPSA Analytics 2016

Cloud Platforms for Scientific Analysis

Meeting Program

Updated May 10 , 2016

Wednesday May 18

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Reception   Welcome to Pittsburgh!

Join colleagues and friends in celebrating the beginning of a new tradition in The Steel City!

The Porch at Schenley
221 Schenley Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Walking Directions (4-5 min.)

Thursday May 19

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Mike Lee

Mike S. Lee
Milestone Development Services

Nathan Yates

Format, Objectives, Opening Remarks
Nathan Yates
University of Pittsburgh

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Plenary Lecture

Andrey Bondarenko

Next Generation IT Solutions for Life Sciences and Healthcare Using Modern Cloud Based Technologies
Andrey Bondarenko

9:30 am - 9:45 am


9:45 am - 11:15 am

Symposium Session

Rare Diseases/Metabolism/Lipidomics/Statistics

Chair: Roy Vaz, Sanofi

Identifying and Characterizing Potential Location Biomarkers for Cancer
Robert Murphy, Carnegie Mellon University

Metabolomics in Pharmaceutical Research: How Fast is Fast Enough?
Harvey Lieberman, Sanofi/Genzyme

Strategic Needs in (Bio)Pharma, Faster Cycle Times, and Digital LC-MS: What Are We Going To Do With All This Data?
Gary Valaskovic, New Objective

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Symposium Session Lunch Roundtable

Hosted by the CPSA Charitable Foundation

Rare Genetic Diseases: From Diagnosis to Treatment

Chairs: Michelle Clasquin, Pfizer and Emily Ehrenfeld, Mozaic Solutions

Amino Acids and Organic Acids as Biomarkers for Gaining Insight into Disease Natural History and Novel Therapies: MTHFR & Cobalamin-C Deficiencies
Dr. Holmes Morton, Clinic for Special Children

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Symposium Session

Innovative Technologies for Personalized Healthcare

Chairs: Robert Kennedy, University of Michigan and Gary Valaskovic, New Objective

Adventures in Chemical Proteomics
Jarrod Marto, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Proteoform-Based Analytics for Biomarker Discovery by Top-Down Mass Spectrometry
Steve Patrie, University of Texas Southwestern

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Symposium Session

Innovative Analytical Approaches to Meet Emerging Patient Needs

Chairs: Erik Hansen, New Objective and Mike Lee, Milestone Development Services

A Jar of Jelly Beans and Clinical Information: A Real Experiment with Tasty Results You Can Count On
Don Chace, Pediatrix Analytical

6:00 pm

Social Event - Let's Go Bucs!

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves
First Pitch 7:05 PM at PNC Park

Friday May 20

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Symposium Session

Upcoming Opportunities in Personalized Healthcare: Integration of New Methodologies and Techniques

Chairs: Lori Bachmann, Virginia Commonwealth University and Mark Arnold, Bristol-Myers Squib

10:15 am - 11:45 am

Symposium Session

High Performance Meets Personalized Healthcare: The Prospects for Daily Performance Monitoring

Chair: Martin Steel, McKinley Scientific

Digital Chromatography: An Enabling Technology on the Path to Precision Healthcare
Gary Valaskovic , Mozaic Solutions

High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry - Discovering Molecular Profiles in Previously Un-Analyzed Data
Nathan Yates, University Of Pittsburgh

Informatics in Personalized Healthcare
Andrey Bondarenko, InfoClinika

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Symposium Session Lunch Roundtable

Provocative Healthcare Question

Sponsored by SCIEX

2:15 pm

Closing Remarks

Nathan Yates, University of Pittsburgh and Mike Lee, Milestone Development Services