Generative AI Coast to Coast Webinar Series

GenAI Institutes

The Generative AI Coast-to-Coast webinars will bring together speakers from peer institutions to discuss Generative AI in research with the larger goal of fostering a broad community of cross-institutional and interdisciplinary researchers, and building research ideas and collaboration.

Participating Institutions: Johns Hopkins University; the Ohio State University; Rice University; the International Computer Science Institute, an Affiliated Institute of University of California, Berkeley; University of Michigan; and the University of Washington.

  • "Generative AI in Healthcare and Public Health" (August 8, 2023)
    • "Large Language Models in Medicine: Opportunities and Challenges," presented by Mark Dredze, John C Malone Professor of Computer Science; Director of Research (Foundations of AI), JHU AI-X Foundry; Johns Hopkins University
    • Generative AI in Global Health Metrics: Opportunities and Risks in Natural Language Processing, AI-Assisted Data Analysis, and Simulation Modeling," presented by Abraham D. Flaxman, Associate Professor of Health Metrics Sciences, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington
    • Jing Liu, Executive Director, Michigan Institute for Data Science, University of Michigan (Moderator)


The Rice Ken Kennedy Institute is located on the campus of Rice University inside Duncan Hall. Click the map below for directions.

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Rice University
Ken Kennedy Institute
6100 Main Street, MS-39
Houston, Texas 77005


Phone: 713-348-5823

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