Department Co-Sponsors Successful Cascadia-R Conference

The second Cascadia-R Conference took place in Portland, OR on June 2, 2018. The conference was co-organized by Ted Laderas, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE). It brought together 224 participants interested in applications of the R language. DMICE was one of the sponsors of the conference.

The conference featured keynote presentations, hands-on workshops, and lightning talks. It was made more accessible by offering child care as well as diversity scholarships. The conference Web site features an agenda page with links to bios, slides, and other materials.

This was second offering of the conference, coming on the heels of last year’s successful conference.