1 Hour Mentor
One Hour Zoom hosted lectures/presentations given by our MENTORS
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Marilyn Price - The Little Engine That Could
What do you have around your house to tell THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD on Saturday AM at 10 CT? A generation of clowns from when I first told this story 42 years ago until now or a red clown nose and disposable fruit and veggie bins or coffee cups or an old legal pad. We can make it happen on the MENTOR PROJECT Facebook page. I think you can!
Susan Birne-Stone - AMA with Bruce Y Lee
Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA is systems modeler, computational and digital health expert, writer, and health journalist. He has over two decades experience in industry and academia developing mathematical and computational models to assist a wide range of decision makers in health and public health. Currently, he is a Professor of Health Policy and Management at the City University of New York (CUNY) School of Public Health where he is the Executive Director of PHICOR (Public Health Informatics, Computational, and Operations Research), which he founded in 2007, and a Professor by Courtesy at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. Dr. Lee is also the founder and CEO of Symsilico, which develops and uses computational methods, models, and tools to help decision-making. His previous positions include serving as Associate Professor of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Executive Director of the Global Obesity Prevention Center (GOPC), Director of Operations Research at the International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC), Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh, Senior Manager at Quintiles Transnational, working in biotechnology equity research at Montgomery Securities, and co-founding Integrigen. He has been the Principal Investigator for projects supported by a variety of organizations and agencies including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), UNICEF, the Global Fund and USAID. He also has served as a systems science and modeling expert for numerous advisory boards and committees such as the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine committee to evaluate the Dietary Guidelines of America process. Dr. Lee has authored over 200 scientific publications (including over 100 first author and over 65 last author) nearly all of which have focused of systems science and using systems methods as well as three books. Dr. Lee has written extensively for the general media. He is a Senior Contributor for Forbes, covering a wide range of health-related topics including medicine, wellness, digital health and the business of health and having written over 700 articles. His writing has also appeared in a number of other media outlets including Time, The Guardian, the HuffPost, and the MIT Technology Review. His work and expertise have appeared in leading media outlets such as the New York Times, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, CBS News, Businessweek, U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg News, Reuters, and National Public Radio (NPR). Dr. Lee received his B.A. from Harvard University, M.D. from Harvard Medical School, and M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He completed his internal medicine residency training at the University of California, San Diego. His Twitter handle is @bruce_y_lee
3 BEARS AND A GIRL NAMED GOLDIE!
Join Marilyn Price for 3 BEARS AND A GIRL NAMED GOLDIE! Tune into THE MENTOR PROJECT on Saturday at 11 AM ET to MAKE AND STAY the tale of 3 bears and a visiting blonde made from leftover party plates, imagination and a visit from a Chicago sports team! A Grimm tale told by us! Party bags welcome!
Robert Dowling - Ethereum Blockchain Seminar
In this talk intended for an audience with no engineering or technical background, Robert explains: Ethereum | What is Ethereum? How does it compare to Bitcoin? Smart Contracts | Learn about how business logic can be automated with the Ethereum virtual machine, and how smart contracts are commonly used. dApps | Learn about decentralized applications (dApp!) and how they are used through case studies. Data | Ethereum's unique data structures, novel data analysis methods, and examples of use cases for Ethereum blockchain data analysis.