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An increasing volume of data is becoming available in biomedicine and healthcare, from genomic data, to electronic patient records and data collected by wearable devices. Recent advances in data science are transforming the life sciences, leading to precision medicine and stratified healthcare. In this course, you will learn about some of the different types of data and computational methods involved in stratified healthcare and precision medicine. You will have a hands-on experience of working with such data. And you will learn from leaders in the field about successful case studies. Topics include: (i) Sequence Processing, (ii) Image Analysis, (iii) Network Modelling, (iv) Probabilistic Modelling, (v) Machine Learning, (vi) Natural Language Processing, (vii) Process Modelling and (viii) Graph Data. Watch the course promo video here: http://edin.ac/2pn350P...
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Sugerido: 5 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week

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Habilidades que obtendrás

Machine LearningPython ProgrammingImage AnalysisNatural Language Processing
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Sugerido: 5 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week

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5 horas para completar

Welcome to the Course

Join us this week to find out how the course works and to try your hand at programming in Python!...
Reading
7 videos (Total: 52 min), 8 readings, 1 quiz
Video7 videos
About the Course2m
Demystifying Data Science4m
Python Basics Part 19m
Python Basics Part 25m
Professor Andrew Morris12m
Professor Aileen Keel15m
Reading8 lecturas
Syllabus10m
Course Logistics10m
How to use the Discussion Forums10m
Course Team10m
Acknowledgements10m
Copyright10m
How to use Jupyter Notebooks10m
Programming tips & tricks10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 120m

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2 horas para completar

WELCOME TO WEEK 2

This week you will be introduced to Sequence Processing and Medical Image Analysis. Explore the course materials to find out about recent advances in these areas and how they contribute to Precision Medicine!...
Reading
9 videos (Total: 53 min), 1 quiz
Video9 videos
DNA and Sequencing3m
Modelling the Data3m
Conclusion4m
Professor Tim Aitman13m
Professor David Porteous11m
Introduction1m
Medical Imaging Data & Modalities7m
Analysing Medical Images5m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 220m

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4 horas para completar

WELCOME TO WEEK 3

This week you will learn about Probabilistic and Network Modelling, and how they are applied to biomedicine. You will also be introduced to Machine Learning and explore the opportunities it brings to the medical field....
Reading
11 videos (Total: 43 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video11 videos
Representing Networks3m
Biological Networks5m
Conclusion2m
Introduction2m
Statistical Methods in Medical Research4m
Conclusion3m
Introduction1m
Supervised Learning10m
Unsupervised Learning5m
Conclusion1m
Reading1 lectura
How the Programming Assignment works10m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Quiz 320m
Programming Assignment Quiz20m

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2 horas para completar

WELCOME TO WEEK 4

This week you will discover how clinical notes and other free-form text can be analysed with the use of Natural Language Processing techniques. You will also find out how Process Modelling can help us understand, stratify and improve healthcare processes....
Reading
9 videos (Total: 57 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video9 videos
Tasks10m
Computational Methods4m
Angus McCann from IBM7m
Introduction2m
Modelling Processes6m
Analysing Processes6m
Process Mining2m
Rodrigo Barnes from Aridhia13m
Reading1 lectura
IBM Watson10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 420m
4.6

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por SWJun 8th 2018

Great course, really well designed and well produced and I feel like I've learned a lot! The coding was a bit of a shock to the system but it was nice and challenging. Thank you to the team!

por DCJun 25th 2018

The course fulfills all my expectations, I'm looking forward to enrolling in a further version of it.

Instructores

Dr Areti Manataki

Teaching and Research Fellow
Centre for Medical Informatics

Dr Frances Wong

Data Science MOOC Project Lead
College of Science and Engineering

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