Data and Technology Advancement (DATA) National Service Scholars

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NIBIB is participating in the first class of the Data and Technology Advancement (DATA) National Service Scholar Program led by NIH's Office of Data Science and Strategy

This program brings talented professionals with experience in and knowledge of data and computer sciences and related fields to advance high-impact programs at NIH.  

Learn more about the NIH DATA Scholars Program Class of 2021.

NIBIB's DATA National Service Scholars

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Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa)

NIBIB DATA Scholar: Judy Wawira Gichoya

Judy is working on the NIH Common Fund program DS-I Africa along with her NIBIB colleague's Tiffani Lash and Behrouz Shabestari.  This program is using data science technologies and prior NIH investments to develop solutions to the continent's most pressing public health problems. 

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NIBIB Data Scholar: Mohammad M. Ghassemi

Mohammad is working with NIBIB's Grace Peng on the NIH BRAIN Initiative Workspace to Organize the Knowledge Space (WORKS) platform, a tool for the discovery of more comprehensive theories of brain function through knowledge integration across multiple sparse, multi-scale data sets collected from a variety of independent research activities.

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Medical Imaging Data Resource Center (MIDRC)

NIBIB DATA Scholar: Rui Carlos Sa

Rui is working with NIBIB colleagues Kris Kandarpa and Guoying Liu on a collaborative network project that is using medical imaging and clinical data sciences to reveal unique features of COVID-19.