Save the Date: Third Annual Health Data Exploration Network Meeting & Data Dive
Promoting Social Justice in the Use of Personal Health Data
May 2nd - 3rd, 2017, La Jolla, CA
Coming Soon: Data Re-identification Webinar
With Ann Waldo, Madeleine Ball & Cinnamon Bloss | November 2016
Re-identification is the process by which anonymized personal data is matched with its true owner. In order to protect the privacy interests of consumers or research participants, personal identifiers, such as names and social security numbers, are often removed from databases containing sensitive information. With more public datasets becoming available, could the re-identification of anonymous people pose a real threat to the use of big data? Join Ann Waldo, Madeleine Ball, and Cinnamon Bloss for a discussion.
Coming Soon: Crisis Text Line Webinar
With Bob Filbin, Nitya Kanuri & Matt Bietz | December 2016
Crisis Text Line is a not-for-profit organization that provides free crisis intervention counseling and psychological services via text messaging. Join Chief Data Scientist Bob Filbin, Nitya Kanuri, and Matt Bietz for a discussion on their groundbreaking work.
Coming Soon: Citizen Science Webinar
With Andrea Wiggins & Mildred Cho | January 2017
Citizen science — research projects engaging the public as contributors to science in fields like astronomy, ecology, and even genomics — has grown in popularity and received a lot of media attention in recent years. Join Andrea Wiggins and Mildred Cho for a discussion on the diverse phenomenon that is citizen science: a practice that is much richer than is generally recognized.