Mathematics in Medicine Journal Club

The Mathematics in Medicine journal club meets the first Tuesday of each month from 3-4pm in the large conference room across the hall from CQM (Room U3071, 195 Farmington).

The purpose of the MiM journal club is to discuss articles that utilize novel (or, utilize in a novel way!) mathematical methods to approach problems in biomedicine and clinical practice.

Dates of previous and upcoming meetings are below.

If you would like to present a paper or have any questions about the journal club, please contact Anna Konstorum (

Date Speaker Title
5/2 Evelien Schassfsma Transcriptome-Based Network Analysis Reveals a Spectrum Model of Human Macrophage Activation
6/6 Jignesh Parmar TBD
–Summer Break–
9/5 Reinhard Laubenbacher TBD
10/3 Pedro Mendes TBD

Previous Journal Clubs

Date Speaker Title
9/6 (2016) Cory Brunson Modulus on graphs as a generalization of standard graph theoretic quantities (presentation slides)
10/4 Anna Konstorum Topological Strata of Weighted Complex Networks
11/1 Bandita Adhikari A Logical Model Provides Insights into T Cell Receptor Signaling
12/6 Russell Posner Regulation of Ovulation Number in Mammals (video)
1/3 (2017) Byoungkoo Lee Atlas of Cancer Signalling Network
2/7 Albin Salazar Dynamical and Structural Analysis of a T Cell Survival Network Identifies Novel Candidate Therapeutic Targets for Large Granular Lymphocyte Leukemia
3/7 Cory Brunson Power law distributions in empirical data (presentation slides)