Alexandra Diaz

Alexandra Diaz

Biology, Liguistics

About My Data+ Experience

“I learned how to do some coding, a skill I did not have before. Additionally, I learned a lot of communication, whether it was with my team, the leadership or external resources.

I had always imagined Data Science research as mundane and repetitive but I found that it is a fun, collaborative, and challenging environment where you are constantly adapting and improving.”

Related Projects

Kimberly Calero (Public Policy/Biology/Chemistry), Alexandra Diaz (Biology/Linguistics), and Cary Shindell (Environmental Engineering) spent ten weeks analyzing and visualizing data about disparities in Social Determinants of Health. Working with data provided by the MURDOCK Study, the American Community Survey, and the Google Places API, the team built a dataset and visualization tool that will assist the MURDOCK...