An Introduction to Deep Learning in Medicine and Biology

Over the last few years, researchers have applied deep learning to all sorts of datasets in biology and medicine. On almost every problem – from identifying protein-DNA interactions to diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease from brain scans – deep learning techniques have performed remarkably well, leaving traditional machine learning in the dust. Read More

Interview Questions for the Soros Fellowship

I was recently selected to be one of the 30 students that received the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for graduate students. Going in, the interview for the fellowship was quite the black box for me – I had no idea what questions to expect, so I spent about 12 hours over the span of two weeks, practicing all sorts... Read More