Recently I was asked to describe how data science can be used for social impact and I wanted to share my answer. Would love your thoughts and how you would answer the same question!
This is the research I will be presenting at the American Public Health Association (APHA) annual conference this week in New Orleans! TL;DR: Presence of posttraumatic symptoms occur BEFORE the adoption of health-risk behaviors. Therefore, we posit that identifying and reducing the affect of posttraumatic symptoms may reduce the adoption of health-risk behaviors and reduce the likelihood ofContinue reading “Posttraumatic Symptomatology Among the Homeless Youth in San Bernardino County, CA”
On June 25, 2014, I spent the evening at Glide Memorial, a nonprofit based in San Francisco that strives to break the cycle of poverty and alleviate the suffering of the underserved. The event was an on stage interview between Ben Horowitz & Lars Dalgaard followed by a book signing. What I didn’t expect wasContinue reading “Glide SF – Creating Superheroes through the Generosity of Strangers”