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Health Policy & Management Seminar – Show me the data: Data science applications in healthcare
UGA College of Public Health
Department of Health Policy & Management
Show me the data: An overview of data science applications in healthcare
Marie Ng, Ph.D., Associate Director in Data Science, Trinity Life Sciences
Please join us for this virtual seminar on Monday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom. Everyone is welcome to attend! Register at: https://tinyurl.com/ngwebinar2021.
Abstract: In this seminar, Dr. Ng will share her professional journey and talk about how data science has become an integral part of healthcare strategy and decision making. She will discuss examples of data science applications in healthcare ranging from academic investigations to business case studies.
Speaker Bio: Marie Ng, Ph.D., is an Associate Director in Data Science at Trinity Life Sciences, where she leads the development of analytic solutions to address business challenges faced by life sciences companies. Marie has over a decade of academic and industry experience extracting data insights to understand global epidemiological landscape and applying those insights to inform policy changes. Prior to joining Trinity, she was a senior data scientist at IBM Watson Health and an Assistant Professor at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington. She has over 40 publications in leading medical journals including The Lancet, JAMA, and Nature. She received her B.S. (summa cum laude) in Psychology from the University of Washington and her Ph.D. in Applied Statistics from the University of Southern California.