Hackathon in Haifa

I was lucky enough to join two of my colleagues from the Fairbanks School of Public Health and Regenstrief for a hackathon in Haifa, Israel where we built a prediction model and visualization tool for congestive heart failure risk among diabetic patients.

Bird & Lime Scooters in Indianapolis, Fall 2018 Edition

Note: an update to this analysis was posted March 27, 2019 March 5, 2019 Update After publishing this, I was able to chat with Alison at Quartz (new newsletter out today) and talk through some of the methodological differences between what Nathan (Louisville) and I did. I wanted to update the post with some new … Continue reading Bird & Lime Scooters in Indianapolis, Fall 2018 Edition

Opioid Prescribing Rate Trends in Indiana, 2006-2016

The opioid epidemic regularly garners national headlines, and numerous new and ongoing efforts are attempting to curb the overprescription of opioids in this country. For example, here in Indiana, IU has already invested in 16 projects as a part of the Addictions Grand Challenge. The university-government partnership is currently preparing for the second phase of proposals proposing novel … Continue reading Opioid Prescribing Rate Trends in Indiana, 2006-2016