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Dual Master of Health Administration and Master of Science in Health Informatics and Analytics student Nialah Sharp is the first UNC Charlotte Recipient of the Haynes Rice Award

   October 21, 2019

Nialah Sharp, a dual Master of Health Administration and Master of Science in Health Informatics and Analytics student (and 2019 BSPH alumna) is the 2019 recipient of the Haynes Rice Award. The Haynes Rice Award is...

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The Success Story of Analytics Frontiers Conference!

Annual Event, A Data Science Staple
   March 27, 2019

On March 27, UNC Charlotte’s Data Science Initiative (DSI) and Computing and Informatics (CCI) successfully held the 2019 Analytics Frontiers Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte. The conference included a full day of keynotes, break-out sessions, and an exhibitor hall. It also culminated with an evening networking reception at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, where attendees...

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DSI Hosts 'WiDS' Conference

Annual Event, Women in Data Science
   March 26, 2019

UNC Charlotte's Data Science Initiative hosted the second annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, NC the afternoon of March 26, 2019. This half-day event hosted over 300 participants, and featured several keynote speakers, a panel discussion, and an evening networking reception. Our networking reception allowed the opportunity for students, academics, corporate...

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WADS, a Cryptocurrency Platform, Earns Top Prize

WADS, a Cryptocurrency Platform, Earns Top Prize
   November 21, 2018

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Viktor Mayer Schonberger to Deliver Keynote at Analytics Frontiers 2019

   November 5, 2018

Viktor Mayer-Schönberger will deliver a keynote at the next Analytics Frontiers Conference on March 27, 2019 at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, NC. The Conference is hosted by UNC Charlotte's Data Science Initiative and title sponsor, Bank of America. As one of the world's leading experts on artificial intelligence and big data, Viktor will address ethical issues facing society in this new data...

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Analytics Frontiers 2019: Call for Presenters

Analytics Frontiers 2019: Call for Presenters
   October 10, 2018

UNC Charlotte's Data Science Initiative is now accepting submissions to present at our next Analytics Frontiers Conference, March 27, 2019 at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, NC. The deadline for submissions is November 19, 2018. For more details:

www.analyticsfrontiers.uncc.edu

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US CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) PUBLIC HEALTH INFORMATICS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM (PHIFP)

   August 29, 2018

Deadline to apply: November 5, 2018

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UNC Charlotte's Master's Candidate, Mario Barbe, First to Complete Accelerated Program and Bring Clinical Bioinformatics Capabilities to Clinica Alemana in Chile

   August 28, 2018

Barbé finds future in pairing medicine and data science to respond to health care challenges

UNC Charlotte’s Health Informatics student, Mario Barbé, M.D., has completed his master’s degree in Health Informatics. Through the sponsorship of his employer, Clínica Alemana, Barbé was able to participate in a program made available through the...

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UNC CHARLOTTE LECTURES TO FOLLOW CAMPAIGN OF LOCAL PROFESSOR FOR PRESIDENCY OF BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA

   August 22, 2018

A series of five lecture/discussion events at UNC Charlotte this fall will focus on the campaign for and election of the tripartite presidency in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Mirsad Hadžikadić, Executive Director of UNC Charlotte's Data Science Initiative and well-known professor, is one of the candidates. 

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Graduate Candidate Receives Prestigious Public Health Informatics Fellowship

   July 17, 2018

Physician and UNC Charlotte graduate candidate Saugat Karki was selected recently for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) prestigious Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program (PHIFP). This two-year training program is for doctoral- or master’s-level professionals, applying computer science and information technology to solve complex health problems.

PHIFP...

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