Member, DC2 Board, Presenter (Mar 2012, Feb 2013)


Germantown, MD

Joined group

Aug 1, 2011


I am a data scientist at ARAASTAT, working on statistical learning applications at the NIH and other local businesses. I have a PhD in Biostatistics from UWashington. I am very interested in new use cases leveraging data science for business.

What is your level of experience with Statistics, Predictive Analytics, Machine Learning and/or Data Mining?

I am a PhD Biostatistician, with over 15 years experience in statistical modeling, machine learning, data mining, and predictive modeling.

What tools and technologies do you use?

I'm an avid user of R (15 years) as well as Python, SAS, and Matlab. I'm increasingly interested in cluster computing.

What do you hope to get out of this group?

Networking, learning and cross-fertilizing new data analytic ideas and methods.