January 2, 2017: Happy New Year
The biggest news of the year for us is that we will have a new member of our team in 2017. Chris Marx comes to us with 10 years of software and web development experience with specialized expertise in online mapping. He is one of the key developers of Cornell University’s Yard Map project. He will dramatically improve our capacity to create interactive online data applications and maps. Welcome Chris.
We co-authored seven papers on topics such as health-related software, air pollution and sexually transmitted disease
We created interactive data applications of air pollution burden and health inequality.
We conducted statistics and produced models on topics ranging from air pollution to cell phone networks.
We taught R statistical software to more then 300 students and added a new class on predictive modeling and machine learning. Workshop clients in 2016 included Freddie Mac, Zurich Insurance and many others.