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HIV Transmission and Opportunities for Health Promotion

This talk will describe the context, motivation and proposed methods for using data about online and offline socialising patterns, sexual partnerships, and HIV status and engagement in care from...

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healthcareit735

Advances and Challenges in Machine Learning for healthcare

Health presents one of the most challenging domains of machine learning research. This offers an exciting opportunity for machine learning techniques to impact healthcare in a meaningful way. In this

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AdvDataAnalytics

In a world of Big Data - is small beautiful?

In this Seminar, Corri shares reflections on the last 6 years of experience developing a Digital Health Ecosystem in the North East of Scotland. Using a series of exemplars from work in kidney...

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AdvDataAnalytics

Statistical machine learning methods for spatiotemporal inference and learning

Geocoded, time-stamped event datasets are ubiquitous in public health and public policy more broadly. In this talk I will highlight the statistical machine learning methods that I am developing for...

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AdvDataAnalytics

Network Comparison via Subgraph counts

There are many techniques for network comparison, from simply comparing network summary statistics to sophisticated but computationally costly alignment-based approaches. Yet it remains challenging...

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NOIR

Shining a light on NOIR - Rethinking Scales of Measurement

The 'NOIR' referred to here is actually an acronym for the four scales of measurement proposed by Stevens in 1946: Nominal, Ordinal, Interval, and Ratio. Despite being proposed over 70 years ago...

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