Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Meeting | October 31, 2017 – May 15, 2018 every Tuesday with exceptions | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Berkeley Youth Alternatives (BYA)
Have fun and meet other families in West and South Berkeley.
For Children ages 05 and their caregivers.
Free, drop-in, snacks, circle time, arts and crafts and science activities.
Data Science/Health IT Talk, Ziad Obermeyer, MD, Brigham and Womens Hospital: Are we over-testing? Using machine learning to understand physician decision making
Social Event | January 30 | 12-2 p.m. | 401 University Hall
(Joint work with Sendhil Mullainathan)
Low-value health carecare that provides little health benefit relative to its costis a central concern for policy makers. Identifying exactly which care is likely to be of low-value ex ante, however, has proven challenging. We use machine learning to gauge the extent of low-value care, focusing on testing decisions for heart attack in emergency... More >
Certificate Program in College Admissions and Career Planning and Professional Program in College Admission Counseling Online Information Session
Information Session | January 30 | 12-1 p.m. | Online
Sigrid Mueller, M.A., UC Berkeley Extension, program director
Instructors and staff present information about directing others in their quest for higher education and career fulfillment. Learn about career opportunities, curriculum requirements and specific course content for both programs.
Information Session | January 30 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)
Massive change is afoot at Uber! In 2017 we welcomed a million women drivers to our platformed, changed the face of freight, tested out autonomous vehicles on thr road, and worked on tackling gender bias in the app.
Talk to Molly Long, a senior software engineer on the Customer Identity Team, as she discusses the challenges and exciting efforts she has been working on.
We'll talk about... More >
Reception | January 30 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law
Wine & Crime is the Berkeley Journal of Criminal Laws annual mixer between practitioners and students. This event allows students to meet practitioners and hear about their experiences working in criminal law. It is a great opportunity to give interested students a chance to learn more about a career in criminal law.