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Byron Ruth

Byron Ruth
Lead Analyst/Programmer, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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Byron Ruth is a Lead Analyst/Programmer in the Center for Biomedical Informatics at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Byron’s skills in advanced web programming environments, API, and architectural software design have enabled him to lead a variety of projects at CHOP, including the development of a highly integrated audiology research database, an electronic health record-mediated clinical decision support engine for the care of premature infants, and a data management system that helps to discover relationships between genetic markers of congenital heart defects and clinical outcomes.

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Databases & Datastores
Portland 256
Byron Ruth (The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia)
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(4.00, 6 ratings)
There is an adage that given enough data, a data scientist can answer the world's questions. The untold truth is that the majority of work happens during the ETL and data preprocessing phase. In this talk I discuss Origins, an open source Python library for extracting and mapping structural metadata across heterogenous data stores. Read more.