Symposium on Data Science for Healthcare (DaSH)

Data Quality: Practices, Technologies and Implications
Sponsor: Leir Charitable Foundations, Supporter: NJIT
Oct 19, noon – Oct 20, 1:30PM, 2017, The Leir Retreat Center, Ridgefield, CT

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  • Cesar Bandera, PhD – Assistant Professor, Martin Tuchman School of Management, NJIT
  • René Bastón – Executive Director, Northeast Big Data Innovation Hub, Columbia University
  • David G. Belanger, PhD - Senior Research Fellow, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Eric Brown, PhD – Director, Foundational Innovation, Watson Health, IBM
  • Reggie Caudill, PhD – Professor and Dean, Panasonic Chair of Sustainability, Tuchman School of Management, NJIT
  • Yi Chen, PhD – Henry J. Leir Chair in Healthcare, Associate Professor, Martin Tuchman School of Management, NJIT
  • Soon Ae Chun, PhD – Professor, School of Business, The City Univ. of New York
  • Atam P. Dhawan, PhD– Vice Provost for Research and Development, Distinguished Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, NJIT
  • Kathy L. Grise – Senior Program Director of Big Data Initiatives, Future Directions, IEEE
  • Andrea Civan Hartzler, PhD – Associate professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education, University of Washington
  • Christopher Joyce – VP Enterprise Data Solutions, Anthem, Inc.
  • William Mcdermott – Director of Development, Univ. Advancement, NJIT
  • John Novak – Senior Director of Architecture and Government Tech, New Jersey Innovation Institute, NJIT
  • Olawale B Akeem Olaiya – Adjunct Professor, Union County College
  • William V. Rapp, PhD – Leir Professor of International Business, Martin Tuchman School of Management, NJIT
  • Louiqa Raschid, PhD – Professor, Smith School of Business, Department of Computer Science, University of Maryland
  • Laurie Ross, PhD – Associate Director for IDCE, Associate Professor, Department of International Development, Community, and Environment, Clark University
  • Jinhe Shi – PhD Candidate, Ying Wu College of Computing Sciences, NJIT
  • Frank A. Sonnenberg, MD – Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Professor of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers
  • Balavignesh (Bala) Thirumalainambi – Government Affairs and Finance Director, New Jersey Innovation Institute, NJIT
  • Fei Wang, PhD – Weill Cornell Medical School, Cornell University
  • Niam Yaraghi, PhD – Assistant Professor, School of Business, University of Connecticut
  • Dantong Yu, PhD - Associate Professor, Martin Tuchman School of Management, NJIT
  • Aidong Zhang, PhD - Program Director, NSF. Distinguished Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University at Buffalo, SUNY
  • Dongsong Zhang, PhD - Professor, Department of Information Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County