Duke Forge Presents Data Science Symposium

March 26, 2018

We hope you’ll join us on May 9th at 10:00 AM ET in Duke’s Trent Semans Center Great Hall for the first Duke Forge Health Data Science Symposium: Health Science and the Four Fs: Foibles, Frontiers, Fit-for-Purpose, and the Future of a Learning Health System. For those who are unable to attend in person, a remote videoconference option will be available.

During the 3-hour workshop moderated by Forge Director Robert M. Califf, MD, our panel of experts will explore the intersection of classical statistics, machine learning, and the full spectrum of knowledge and tools needed to engage in actionable health data science.

Presenters and discussants include:


  • Robert Califf, MD (Duke Forge)
  • Frank Harrell, PhD (Vanderbilt University)
  • Elizabeth DeLong (Duke Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics)
  • Amy Herring, ScD (Duke Forge)
  • Ricardo Henao, PhD (Duke Forge)
  • Lawrence Carin, PhD (Duke Pratt School of Engineering)
  • Michael Pencina, PhD (Duke Clinical Research Institute)

The symposium is free but registration is required.  A detailed agenda is available on the Forge website. If you have any questions about the event, please do not hesitate to contact us at forge@duke.edu.