A St. Clair College data analytics professor has been awarded one of 21 research grants by the newly formed WE-SPARK Health Institute, a collaboration of local health and education institutions to foster research projects.
COVID-19 has brought attention to the need for quick access to data and data analytics. What exactly is Data Analytics?
Data analytics helps individuals and organizations make sense of data, solves problems, and improves processes, systems and outcomes. For these reasons, data analytics can be interesting, exciting, challenging and rewarding!
Some St. Clair College Data Analytics students have developed an innovative scheduling application to help address wait times for radiation therapy at Windsor Regional Hospital.
Under the direction of Program Coordinator John Ulakovich, data was provided on different types of treatments, their duration and the typical wait times for those treatments in 2019.
A graduate of St. Clair’s Data Analytics program now has a job with the global online finance company PayPal.
Girish Chandwani, the newly hired graduate, has started the position of Business Intelligence Developer. Some of the responsibilities include possessing knowledge of various computer programming software and analyzing data of PayPal’s overall performance.
A research project headed by St. Clair College data analytics professor John Ulakovich shows promising results in accurately forecasting the number of COVID-19 cases in Windsor-Essex.