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At the intersection of machine learning, biology, and health: an interview with Lorin Crawford

    Lorin Crawford began his independent career at Brown University School of Public Health with his own lab in the summer of 2017. He is currently a Senior Researcher at Microsoft Research, New England while also keeping his faculty position at Brown University. In this short Q&A he tells us about his research and the effect the pandemic has had on his lab and science. Dr. Crawford also shares some great tips on academic careers and making biostatistics approachable to wider audience and his views on the most exciting application of machine learning.

    Credit: Elizabeth Burgi

    This interview was conducted by Associate Editor Anam Akhtar.

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    At the intersection of machine learning, biology, and health: an interview with Lorin Crawford. Commun Biol 4, 32 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-020-01503-1

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