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Postbac Career Exploration Series: Careers in Data Science

Workshop/Seminar: Career Exploration

Nov 19, 2021

This event is recommended for: Postbacs.

The ability to transform large and complex data into simplified and cohesive concepts lies at the heart of data science. Data science is a new and fast growing career path, as companies are creating more data every day, but most are struggling with how to manage and benefit from it. If you are interested in finding out more about this field, we invite you join the discussion with a panel of experts who will speak about the educational background and training as well as skills necessary for success within their respective fields.

Zoom link will be provided to registrants.



Yevgeniy Gindin, PhD, Senior Scientist II, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, REVOLUTION Medicines

Viridiana Murillo, MS, Variant Scientist, Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine 

Brian Wright, PhD, MPA, Director of Collaboratory for the Advancement of Data Science and Education, Director of Undergraduate Programs and Assistant Professor, School of Data Science, University of Virginia

Maryam Zaringhalam, PhD, Data Science and Open Science Officer, Office of Strategic Initiatives, National Library of Medicine, NIH


See the entire Career Exploration Series here.