Data Science in Healthcare

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 1:25pm - 2:25pm
Lind 305
Yinglong Guo (UnitedHealth Group)
UnitedHealth Group Research and Development (UHG R&D) is working on creating, validating, testing, and refining innovations in the healthcare industry. Our data science team provides technical solutions by applying various statistical and machine learning methods to a vast amount of data in order to answer research questions. In this talk, I will give a brief introduction to my day-to-day experience as a data scientist. I will also discuss the methodology involved in several analyses of treatment outcomes for prostate cancer.