Dr. Eric Schadt Discusses Big Data with Bloomberg Businessweek
Eric Schadt, PhD, the Jean C. and James W. Crystal Professor of Genomics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Director of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, was featured in a Bloomberg Businessweek panel discussion on "The Age of the Data Scientist" on March 6, 2014. Dr. Schadt discussed the untapped potential of data analysis in medicine.
The other experts on the panel included William Cukierski, PhD, a data scientist at Kaggle, Dan Wagner, CEO and founder of Civis Analytics, and Andreas Weigend, PhD, a consultant and the former chief scientist at Amazon.com. Josh Tyrangiel, senior executive editor for consumer products at Bloomberg, moderated the discussion.
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