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Seminar: New Approaches to Delivering Health Coaching Interventions to the Home: Computational Models and Inference of Patient State

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There is an increasing focus on changing healthcare from being reactive and clinic- or hospital-based to being proactive and continuous, with an emphasis on interventions that make use of home monitoring and information/communications technology to facilitate scalable approaches for delivering care to the home. These new types of measures allow us to provide tailored health interventions with just-in-time feedback and support. These new monitoring techniques offer great promise for both reducing the cost of care and improving quality.
Jan 21, 2021

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Seminar: How to Make Things Better in Big Companies

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Jon works in a responsible job in a large company like Clark Kent; James roams freely like Bruce Banner. Even with their different styles, both have their ways of making the world a little better, despite having little official power. In this talk, they will give examples and help you feel powerful and helpful in your work life.
Oct 3, 2020

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Seminar: An Inside Look at the CDC's Covid-19 Forecasting

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Rarely has forecasting been so important. Lives depend on knowing where Covid-19 will strike next, and billions in economic activity also ride on predicting the course of the pandemic. Steve McConnell will overview the different forecasting methods, share data on forecast accuracy, and discuss possibilities and limitations of forecasting the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sep 26, 2020

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CS Student Awards 2020

Wonseok Seo at F5 Headquarters

Each year the Computer Science department awards exemplary students who embody the values driving technological advancement and innovation in the field of software engineering.
Jun 26, 2020

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Arya Mathew Wins with Nature’s Label

Arya Mathew

“Our mission is to revolutionize the produce industry while enhancing the lifestyle of the world together,” she says. “Nature’s Label is … an easy-to-use compostable alternative. Now, eating healthy will mean living healthy in a less polluted world!”
Jun 18, 2020

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