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Presentations and Recordings

September 19 – 20, 2022

Expanding Digital Twin into Healthcare

The i2b2 tranSMART Foundation, in cooperation with the Department of BioMedical Informatics (DBMI) of the Harvard University Medical School.
The slide decks are posted below and videos will be posted as they become available. We hope to have everything posted within a week or two.
Highlights can be found on twitter #i2b2ts2022.
Program Schedule

September 19, 2022

Welcome – Symposium overview & i2b2 tranSMART Year in Review, Diane Keogh and Isaac Kohane

Session – Global South Panel

REDCap’s Secret Sauce – Developing and Supporting an International Consortium. Paul Harris, PhD, Director for the Vanderbilt Office of Research Informatics

i2b2 Kavi Wagholikar, PhD, Mass General Brigham

Implementation of a privacy preserving health analysis platform in NDHM, India.  Dr Praveen Gedam, Mission Director, National Digital Health Mission and Chief Executive Officer at National Health Authority of India

Session – i2b2 Use Cases

4CE Update Griffin Weber, MD, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

i2b2 Update Shawn Murphy, MD, PhD, Mass General Brigham

i2b2 Technology for the 21st Century

New Capabilities in the Works for i2b2 Users – interoperability and self-service analytics. Qi Li, MD, MBA InterSystems 

Serverless Deployment of i2b2 in the AWS CloudSaber Hossain, MSCS, Vasanthi Mandhadi, MSCS, University of Missouri

Democratization of cardiac ultrasound exam.  Bertrand Moal, MD, PhD, – Co-founder of DESKi

Patient Powered Medicine (remote session) Raheel Sayeed, MD, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School

Available Soon

NCATS – Leveraging the Informatics Research Potential of the CTSA Program (remote session) Ken Gersing, MD, NCATS NIH

Keynote Discussion

Digital Twin Explained. Said Tabet, PhD, CTA, Dell Technology

i2b2 Digital Twin Shawn Murphy, MD, PhD, Mass General Brigham


Dell – Kanon Hile

ITTM – Andreas Kremer, PhD

Not Available

TriNetX – Matvey B. Palchuk, MD, MS, FAMIA

European Updates

EU tranSMART Use Case. Ulrich Sax, PhD, and Jonas Hügel, MSc, University of Göttingen

Platform Software Updates

New i2b2 UI Demo Nick Benik, Harvard Catalyst, Anupama Maram, Harvard CatalystGriffin Weber, MD, P,hD, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

Community Enclave Mike Mendis

i2b2 Release Highlights Jeff Klann, PhD

tranSMART Release Highlights (remote session) Peter Rice/Rudy Potenzone, PhD

SHRINE 4.0 Bill Simons, Harvard Catalyst

Roadmap and Open Discussion Shawn Murphy, MD, PhD, Mass General Brigham and Griffin Weber, MD, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

September 20, 2022

Working Groups

Ontology Working Group Michele Morris

ETL Working Group  Mike Mendis

User Interface Working Group – technical overview of the new i2b2 UI & plugins Griffin Weber, MD, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital and Nick Benik, Harvard Catalyst

EnAct Working Group Shyam Visweswaran, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics at U of Pittsburgh’s Department of of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI). Michele Morris, Senior Software Architect at DBMI. Jeff Klann, PhD, Mass General Brigham. Elaina Sendro Gano, MS, MBS, ENACT Program Manager, Senior Manager at The Chartis Group


Hands-on i2b2 Workshop Kavi Wagholikar, Jeff Klann , Mike Mendis, and Shawn Murphy

tranSMART Workshop (remote session) Rudy Potenzone and Peter Rice

Concluding Remarks Diane Keogh, Executive Director i2b2 tranSMART Foundation