Journal Clubs are in the program "Genomics and Digital Health" of the doctoral school in "Life Sciences from the Faculties of Medicine and Science" and are open to all programs of the PhD school of Life Science, and external participants. It is taught by PIs participating in the program and several external teachers. It will cover a wide range of selected topics in Digital Health and Data Science for Digital Health.

  • Digital Health (DH)
  • Genomics
  • Methodology in Research
  • Ethical and Security Issues in DH
  • Semantics and Interoperability
  • Computational biomedical sciences
  • Natural Language Processing in Health
  • Health Data Analytics
  • Machine Learning in Health
  • Health Data Representation
  • Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Public Health
  • Community Health

On Wednesdays from 11am to 12pm

Room usually H4-02-A (Biotech Campus), might be occasionally in G6-N02 or H8-01-E 

Zoom access


More info here

— October 5, 2022

Development of an end-to-end NLP application for prediction of medical case coding complexity

Dr He Xu (CHUV)

— November 9, 2022

The Implementome: an approach to transform collective digital health knowledge into a global good.

Dr Caroline Perrin - PhD, PMP (Division of eHealth and Telemedicine, HUG - HI5lab, Department of Radiology and Medical Informatics, Unige)

— November 23, 2022

Data-driven patient representation for outcome predictions

Dr Mina Bjelogrlic (UNIGE - HUG)

— December 7, 2022

Risk prediction of clinical trials using text- and graph-based neural networks

Dr Douglas Teodoro

— January 25, 2023

Improving digital health equity for health consumers (mHealth and data standardization)

Jisan "Mari" Lee, Ph.D., RN. - Assistant Professor, Hoseo University, College of Life & Health Sciences, Department of Nursing Science - Ph.D. in Medical Informatics, M.Sc in Nursing Informatics

— February 22, 2023

Semantic-driven approach for exploration of clinical datasets

Dr Christophe Gaudet-Blavignac

— March 8, 2023

Human-Centric AI Research in Service of Quality of Life

Prof. Katarzyna Wac, PhD Quality of Life Technologies Lab & mQoL Living Lab Director

— March 29, 2023

eSurveillance ecosystem Insel Data Science Center

Olga Endrich, MD, Head of Medical Controlling at Insel Group, Product Line Manager Insel Data Science Center IDSC

— May 17, 2023

A translational journey through genomics, real-world clinical data, and digital medicine

Prof. Dr. med. Erwin Böttinger, CEO of the Wyss Center