McLean’s Justin Baker Talks About Connecting With Technology (TIPS 2017)

Advances in technology are creating almost limitless potential sources of data for understanding health and human behavior. This panel focuses on how we can take advantage of some of these data sources in the clinic and in the research laboratory using modern data analytic and machine learning approaches to generate insights and improve clinical care.

This talk was part of the 2017 Technology in Psychiatry Summit, sponsored by the McLean Institute for Technology in Psychiatry on November 6-7, 2017, at the JB Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School. Part of panel: Connecting with Technology: Why Psychiatry (Still) Needs Data Science.

Justin T. Baker, MD, PhD, is the scientific director of the McLean Institute for Technology in Psychiatry. He also serves as director of Functional Neuroimaging and Bioinformatics for the Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Research Program at McLean, assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and associate director of the MGH Center for Law, Brain, and Behavior. His work aims to develop efficient strategies to monitor and intervene in the course of mental illness.

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