From baseball to banking, the ability to mine data on performance, customer preferences and other trends is the new must-have for the corporate bottom line.
But still too rare, say employers, is the analyst who combines technical expertise to delve into “big data” and communication skills to explain the findings in everyday language to colleagues and senior managers.
André Bussières DC, FCCS(C), PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy and Associate Member, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University
Ruth Sapir-Pichhadze, MD, MSc, PhD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Multi-Organ Transplant Program, Department of Medicine, McGill University and Nephrologist, Royal Victoria Hospital
Irene Vrbik, PhD
Post doctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University
Cluster analysis of genetic sequence data via the Gap Procedure
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Job Talk by Dr. Cindy Blackstock - Mosquito Advocacy: Change Strategies for Small Groups Tackling Large Organizations in Change Resistant Environments.
Based on real life experience of the First Nations Child & Family Caring Society bringing a legal case against the Government of Canada alleging systemic discrimination, Dr.
Aziz Choudry, "Pedagogies of Resistance: Learning and Knowledge Production in Social Movements" [NMMU]
In conversation with Aziz Choudry to explore questions on Activism learning in order to encourage a deeper engagement with the intellectual life of activists who organize for social, political and ecological justice discussed in his book titled
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A Public Dialogue on Activism with Aziz Choudry: "Knowledge Production, Learning, and Education in Social Movement Activism" [NMMU]
What do activists know? Learning Activism is designed to encourage a deeper engagement with the intellectual life of activists who organize for social, political, and ecological justice.
Dr. Bassam Khoury, "Eastern and Western Approaches of Mindfulness: Integration, Effectiveness, and Clinical Applications"
Dr. Bassam Khoury
RESEARCH TALK: Education Building, Room 233, from 9:00 to 10:20am