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Save the date: Data Science Workshop at UCLA July 18, 2022

Type: Event
Start Date: July 18, 2022 01:00 PM
End Date: July 18, 2022 07:00 PM
Location: UCLA Campus Cohen Room 134, Engineering VI Building
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Biomedical Data Science Workshop & Careers Panel

Date: Monday, July 18, 2022
Time:1:00-7:00pm (PST)
Location: on the UCLA campus
Cohen Room 134, Engineering VI Building

This Meeting is hosted by:
UCLA Department of Computational Medicine
and supported in part by a grant from
National Human Genome Research Institute


Module 1: Data Science in Action, 1pm-3pm
A head-to-head comparison of Python, R, Julia, and SAS for typical data science workflow (from data ingestion, data tidying and wrangling, data visualization, to analytics), using a real-world big data set. (Previous knowledge of these languages is not required.)

Module 2: Computational Genomics Using Julia, 3:30pm-5:30pm
Exploration of Julia data science tools for reading, visualizing, and analyzing genomic data.

Module 3: Career Panel with Data Scientists, 6pm-7pm

Panelists from academia and industry will share their experiences as practicing data scientists.

Emma Zohner, PhD - Principal Data Scientist, Engine No. 1
Kevin Keys, PhD - Scientist II, Ambys Medicines
Christina Ramirez, PhD - Professor, UCLA
Roch Nianogo, PhD - Professor, UCLA

Dinner will be provided to all who have registered, 6:30pm

Please register to attend this event. There is no registration fee!

Please contact us with any additional questions:
Jeanette Papp jcpapp@ucla.edu 
Stacey Beggs sbeggs@mednet.ucla.edu 



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