May 31, 2016: Big Data, Big Stories

Find the hidden messages in big data to improve care and outcomes as experts from the Telecommunications Industry, Genome BC and Island Health share their views on the state of health research and answer your questions about this emerging area.

This event is co-sponsored with Genome BC.


Welcome and Opening Comments

Cindy Trytten, Director, Island Health Research

Kristine Votova (Moderator), PhD; Project Director, Genome SpecTRA Project, Island Health Research

Enabling Access: Sharing Health Data in BC          

Kelly Moran, CPA, CGA; Chief Data Steward & Executive Director, Information Management &Knowledge Services, BC Ministry of Health

From Practice-Based Evidence to Evidence-Based Practice in Seventeen Syllables

Ken Moselle, PhD, R.Psych.; Enterprise Information Architect & IHealth Lead – Research, Information Management/Information Technology, Island Health

Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Victoria

Delivering Omic Data to Patients in BC

Ivana Cecic, PhD; Research Program Manager, Genome BC

The Intersection Between Digital Health, Wellness, and Personalized Medicine

Dr. Brendan Byrne, Chief Innovation Officer, TELUS Health

Panel Discussion -- Q&A