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Sep 20
Health Policy & Management Seminar – STEM: Spatio-Temporal Epidemiological Modeler
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online

UGA College of Public Health
Health Policy & Management
Fall Seminar Series

STEM: Spatio-Temporal Epidemiological Modeler: An Eclipse Open-Source Project, initiated at IBM Research

This week’s guest speaker: Dr. Kun (Maggie) Hu, Senior Research Manager and Venture Lead, IBM Almaden Research Center

The seminar will take place on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. online via Zoom. Register at this link: https://tinyurl.com/DrHu2021UGA.

Speaker Bio: Kun (Maggie) Hu, Ph.D., is a Senior Research Manager and Venture Lead at IBM Almaden Research Center in San Jose, CA. She is a committer to the Eclipse Open Source project: Spatio-Temporal Epidemiological Modeler (STEM https://www.eclipse.org/stem/). Dr. Hu led community efforts responding to epidemics/pandemics, such as H7N9 in 2013, Ebola in 2014-2015, Zika in 2015-2016, and was part of IBM COVID-19 modeling task force in 2020. Her work has been widely reported by VentureBeat, CNN etc. She is a frontier engineer named by the U.S. National Academy of Engineering in 2017 (USFOE) and an awardee of “Silicon Valley Emerging Leader” by YWCA in 2018. Dr. Hu has co-authored over 30 publications and a dozen of US patents. Kun received her Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech in 2011.

Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information, contact Zhuo “Adam” Chen.

Details

Date:
September 20, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Organizer

Department of Health Policy and Management
Phone:
706-713-2692
Website:
https://publichealth.uga.edu/departments/health-policy-management/

Venue

Online