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23andMe

I have a philosophy I’ve been calling Open Human. One of the concepts I feel most strongly about is integrating crowdsourced bases for tracking disease, treatment outcomes, and quality of care into mainstream medicine. 11/25/2015 : I’m not keeping up, it seems. Open Humans is on it! https://www.openhumans.org/.

NPE

Automated facial coding: Validation of basic emotions and FACS AUs in FaceReader

During the summer internship I did at VicarVision in Amsterdam in 2013, I worked with Peter Lewinski on a validation study of the company’s FaceReader software. This publication documents our results. ARTICLE in JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE PSYCHOLOGY AND ECONOMICS 7(4):227-236 · NOVEMBER 2014 with 24 READS DOI: 10.1037/npe0000028  

Demoing at Girls CS Conference

New York City Girls Computer Science and Engineering Conference Fall 2014

NYU’s WinC & Princeton’s GWISE + Google Every fall NYU hosts high school girls from around New York City to take part in talks about education and careers in computer science. This year I got to present one of the ‘cool talks in CS,’ presenting my research into using 3D models to generate recognizable human[…]