MICCAI Workshop on Imaging Genetics


Unfortunately, Giovanni Montana will not be able to attend the workshop. Dr. Gabi Kastenmuller has graciously accepted our invitation and will be giving the second invited talk.

8:00 - 8:40 Registration

8:40 - 10:30 Morning Session 1

  • 8:40 - 9:00 Welcome Remarks
    Adrian Dalca, EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 9:00 - 9:45 Precision medicine: harnessing the power of diversity
    Burkhard Rost, Computational Biology & Bioinformatics, Department of Informatics, Technical University of Munich
    President of International Society for Computational Biology, 2007-2014
  • 9:45 - 10:30 Genetics meets metabolomics: Genetic influences on metabolite levels in the general population
    Gabi Kastenmuller, Institute of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 Morning Session 2

  • 11:00 - 11:40 Deep Phenotyping - a Clinician's Perspective
    Liana Apostolova, Neurology, Radiology and Medical and Molecular Genetics, Indiana University School of Medicine
  • 11:45 - 12:30 Oral Session (three oral presentations)
    • Genetic correlation between cortical gray matter thickness and white matter connections
      Kaikai Shen, Vincent Dore, Jurgen Fripp, Stephen Rose, Katie McMahon, Greig de Zubicaray, Nicholas Martin, Paul Thompson, Margaret Wright and Olivier Salvado.
    • BoSCCA: Mining Stable Imaging and Genetic Associations with Implicit Structure Learning
      Jingwen Yan, Lei Du, Sungeun Kim, Shannon Risacher, Heng Huang, Mark Inlow, Jason Moore, Andrew Saykin and Li Shen.
    • Multi-site meta-analysis of image-wide genome-wide associations with morphometry
      Neda Jahanshad, Gennady Roshchupkin, Joshua Faskowitz, Derrek Hibar, Boris Gutman, Hieab Adams, Wiro Niessen, Meike Vernooij, M. Arfan Ikram, Marcel Zwiers, Alejandro Arias Vasquez, Barbara Franke, Alex Ing, Sylvane Desrivieres, Gunter Schumann, Greig de Zubicaray, Katie McMahon, Sarah Medland, Margaret Wright and Paul Thompson.

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 15:30 Afternoon Session 1

  • 13:30 - 14:10 Neuroimaging Genetics: Findings from the ENIGMA Consortium
    Derrek Hibar, Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, University of Southern California
  • 14:10 - 15:00 Oral Session (four oral presentations)
    • Network-based analysis for subcortical imaging measures and genetics association
      Hong Liang, Xianglian Meng, Feng Chen, Qiushi Zhang, Jingwen Yan, Xiaohui Yao, Sungeun Kim, Lei Wang, Weixing Feng, Andrew J. Saykin, Jin Li and Li Shen.
    • Identification of genes in lipid metabolism associated with white matter integrity in preterm infants using the graph-guided group lasso
      Michelle Krishnan, Zi Wang, Matt Silver, James Boardman, Gareth Ball, Serena Counsell, Andrew Walley, A David Edwards and Giovanni Montana
    • Genetic connectivity: correlated genetic control of cortical thickness, brain volume and white-matter.
      Daniel Rinker, Neda Jahanshad, Derrek P. Hibar, Katie L. McMahon, Greig I. de Zubicaray, Margaret J. Wright and Paul M. Thompson.
    • Continuous inflation analysis: a threshold-free method to estimate genetic overlap and boost power in imaging genetics
      Derrek Hibar, Neda Jahanshad, Sarah Medland and Paul Thompson.
  • 15:00 - 15:30 Panel and Discussion

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break

MICGen wraps up at the end of the discussion.