Algorithmic Challenges in Protecting Privacy for Biomedical Data

January 10 - 12, 2018

All times in this Schedule are Pacific Time (PT)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
All times in this Schedule are Pacific Time (PT)

9:00 - 10:20

Kobbi Nissim (Georgetown University)

Differential privacy: A concise tutorial

10:40 - 12:00

Balasubramanian Narasimhan (Stanford University)

Distributed and Privacy-Preserving Computations in R

1:30 - 1:50

Jean-pierre Hubaux (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL))

Security and Privacy of P4 Medicine: Challenges and Possible Solutions

1:50 - 2:10

Gene Tsudik (University of California, Irvine (UCI))

Security in Personal Genomics: Lest We Forget

2:10 - 2:30

Justin Wagner (University of Maryland)

Using Secure Computation for Statistical Analysis of Genomic Assay Data

2:50 - 3:10

Thomas Steinke (IBM Almaden Research Center)

How well does privacy compose?

3:10 - 3:30

Sean Simmons (Broad Institute)

Quantifying Patient Privacy in Public Disease Portals

3:30 - 3:50

Abhradeep Thakurta (University of California, Santa Cruz (UC Santa Cruz))

Distributed Private Machine Learning

4:10 - 4:30

Erman Ayday (Case Western Reserve University)

Privacy Challenges of Genomic Data Sharing

4:30 - 4:50

Joseph Paulson (Genentech, Inc.)

Sparse-aware methods for analyzing high-throughput sequencing assays

4:50 - 5:10

Chiara Sabatti (Stanford University)

Knockoff genotypes: value in counterfeit

Thursday, January 11, 2018
All times in this Schedule are Pacific Time (PT)

9:40 - 10:00

Aleksandra Slavković (Penn State University)

Structure and Sensitivity in Differential privacy: Optimal K-norm mechanisms

10:00 - 10:20

Xiaoqian Jiang (University of California, San Diego (UCSD))

Differentially private secure distributed logistic regression

10:40 - 12:00

Noah Rosenberg (Stanford University)

Genetic record matching using linkage disequilibrium: population genetics, statistical genetics, and forensic genetics

1:30 - 2:50

Eleazar Eskin (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

To Be Announced

3:00 - 4:20

Kristin Lauter (Microsoft Research)

Homomorphic Encryption as a tool for Protecting Genomic Privacy

Friday, January 12, 2018
All times in this Schedule are Pacific Time (PT)

10:30 - 10:50

Cenk Sahinalp (Indiana University)


10:50 - 11:10

Arif Ozgun Harmanci (Yale University)

Quantifying Sensitive Information Leakage from Functinal Genomics Data

11:10 - 11:30

Pragya Sur (Stanford University)

On the Likelihood Ratio Test in High Dimensional Logistic Regression