Galileo Analytics Co-Founder Anna McCollister-Slipp will speak this week at a Johns Hopkins University Alumni event about the potential for big data and advanced analytics to drive improvements in public policy and government activity.

The event will feature a panel of speakers who work with big data in an array of government sectors and applications. McCollister-Slipp will speak about the potential of visual data analytics platforms to help researchers discover new patterns in disease and care from de-identified health data generated from both public and private sector activities.

More information about the event is below.

Evidence Based Government: How Big Data Drives 21st Century Policy

Moderator

Scott Straub
Market Planner, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Panelists

Joanna Zablotsky Kufel, PhD, MPH
USDA Food Safety Inspection Service

Anna McCollister-Slipp
Co-Founder, Galileo Analytics

Ann-Marie Hofer Simpson
PMP Certified Manager, Capgemini Government Solutions, LLC

Admin

About Admin

Anna McCollister-Slipp is co-founder of Galileo Analytics, a Visual Data Exploration and advanced data analytics company focused on democratizing access to and understanding of complex health data. In addition, she is the Chief Advocate for Participatory Research at the Scripps Translational Science Institute, where she is charged with bringing the expertise of patients, caregivers and community physicians into the design of health research. Anna’s passion for innovation in health data research is rooted in her personal experiences living with type 1 diabetes. As an entrepreneur and advocate, she speaks frequently about the promise of digital health, the imperative for patient data access and the need for improved outcomes measures for chronic disease. Anna serves on a number of government and private committees and boards aimed at promoting innovative ways to better understand, manage and treat complex health conditions, such as diabetes.

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