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May 6 2024

“Data Science Theory meets Health Science Applications”

Health Data Science Consortium Seminar & Networking Series

May 6, 2024

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


UIC Daley Library, Room 1-470


801 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60607


This seminar will focus on the advance of data science, the theory and methodology, and applications in health care. The talks will cover applications ofsome AI models that are currently in use in healthcare, with focus on bias factors;the integration of statistical theory with health science, specifically on quantifying subarachnoid hemorrhage and epileptic seizures; Fréchet regression and variable selection with applications to connectomics; and understanding the causal factors that can trigger or prevent patient outcomes for different patient subpopulations, in order to design targeted interventions.

The talk will run from 4:00 - 5:00pm, proceeded by a networking reception with light food and drinks from 5:00 - 6:00pm.


Kunal Patel, MD, MBA, Medical Director of Informatics, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Jing Wang, PhD, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Yichao Wu, PhD, Professor of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Elena Zheleva, PhD, Associate Professor of Computer Science


Refreshments provided. RSVP requested.



Joanna Tess

Date posted

Apr 1, 2024

Date updated

Apr 1, 2024