Data science education as an economic and public health intervention in East Baltimore

Data science education as an economic and public health intervention in East Baltimore

January 30, 2020


About the speaker

Jeff Leek

Jeff Leek is a professor of Biostatistics and Oncology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is the co-director of the Johns Hopkins Data Science Lab (https://jhudatascience.org/) that develops educational technologies and programs that have reached more than 6 million people over the last decade. He also leads a research group focusing on using educational technologies and data science to improve the lives and health of people in Baltimore and around the world. Jeff is the co-founder of Problem Forward Data Science, a data science company that does data cleaning and tidying as a service for non-profits, governments, and businesses around the world.