Dietrich School Faculty Part of Homecoming Weekend Panel on Data-Driven Discovery


Saturday, October 14th
8 – 10 A.M.
228 Alumni Hall

Join moderator Patricia Beeson, Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor, for an engaging discussion with faculty and researchers who will explain how Pitt and UPMC are taking the lead in data-driven discovery—how the introduction of new technologies and tools for the collection, transmission, analysis, and sharing of data and information has fueled new insights and innovation in faculty research, from natural science and medicine to education and humanities.

The panel will include:

Professor Paul Cohen, Founding Dean and Professor, School of Computing and Information
Professor Michael Colaresi, William S. Dietrich II Chair of Political Science, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Rebecca Jacobson, Chief Information Officer of the Institute for Precision Medicine and Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Professor of Pathology, and Director of the University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
Professor Jeremy Levy, Distinguished Professor of Condensed Matter Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, and Director of the Pittsburgh Quantum Institute

Learn more about the full schedule of Homecoming 2017 events.