Advancing Analytics for Children’s Hospitals

November 11, 2021 to November 12, 2021

Hosted by the Analytics Resource Center at Children's Colorado.

Participants must register prior to the course. Access will be provided 1-2 days prior. Virtual check on the day of the event is required to mark attendance and evaluate the course for professional credit. 

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Target Audience

This conference will explore ways to address the unique analytics challenges pediatric hospitals face and will focus on advanced and innovative analytics solutions for pediatric hospitals.  Clinicians, researchers and experts who are building analytics programs will present best practices with data science, data governance, self-service competencies, and more.

Learning Objectives

  • Develop a pathway towards precision medicine and other innovative analytic approaches to medical care.
  • Practice analytic skills that will focus on computational thinking, critical assessment, and application of analytic methods and approaches.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines and faculty across organizations.
  • Use data in everyday practice and illustrate the importance of all forms of data (structured, unstructured).
  • Express and translate the importance of embracing all methodological approaches in the emerging fields of data science and bioinformatics to other researchers, staff, students and clinicians.

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Angela DiCaprio, Executive Assistant, Analytics Resource Center, Phone (720) 777-4217,
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/11/2021 - 8:50am MST
Event ends: 
11/12/2021 - 2:30pm MST

Please note all times are Mountain Standard Time (MST) 



9:00Children's Hospital Colorado
Gordon Teubner, AAS
- IT Architect Sr | Analytics Resource Center
Census ForecastingLeadership
Data Science
Boston Children's Hospital
Mihail Samnaliev, PhD
- Health Economist, Assistant Professor | Department of General Pediatrics
Using and Improving Hospital Data to Conduct Economic EvaluationsResearch
9:30Dayton Children's Hospital
Jonathan Geis
- Patient Experience Analyst
Enhancing Patient Experience Qualitative DataLeadership
Data Science
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Mounika Guntu
- Data Scientist II
Identifying the factors influencing patients' telehealth visit satisfaction: Survey validation through a structural equation modeling approachResearch
11:00Dayton Children's Hospital
Jonathan Geis
- Patient Experience Analyst
Using Visualization Tools to Present Patient Experience DataLeadership
Lurie Children's Hospital
Anthony Wong
- Data Scientist
Identifying Peanut Recommendation in Clinical Notes using Natural Language ProcessingData Science
11:30Boston Children's Hospital
Katie Gallagher, MA
- Sr. Continuous Improvement Analyst
Powering Analytics through Network Building and Knowledge SharingLeadership
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Jin Peng, MD, MS, PhD
- Data Scientist II
Application of Machine Learning to Predict Patient No-Shows  in an Academic Pediatric Neurology ClinicData Science
12:00Poster Session (No CME Credit)
Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Patrick Sullivan
- Data Analyst
Improving User Experience in Data Rich Operational Dashboards Leadership
Lurie Children's Hospital
Issac Parakati, MS Public Health
- Senior Statistician
Advancing Analytics in a Clinical Department: The Role of Business Intelligence DashboardsLeadership
Lurie Children's Hospital
Issac Parakati, MS Public Health
- Senior Statistician
Repurposing an epidemiologic statistic to rank areas of potential impact for hospital quality and safety interventionsOperational
Boston Children's Hospital
Carly Milliren, MPH
- Biostatistician IV
Time to readmission among newborns: time for a reappraisal? A comparison of methods examining crude and adjusted time to readmission in the first year for infants with neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS) vs. infants without NOWSResearch
Children's Hospital Colorado
Sara Deakyne Davies, MPH
- Director | Research Informatics & Data Science | Analytics Resource Center
Response to COVID Public Health Orders for Clinical ResearchResearch
Boston Children's Hospital
Phillip Hahn, MPH
- Biostatistician II
Creating mother-infant dyads using data from the Pediatric Health Information System: an example examining associations between maternal and infant factors on birth utilization for infants diagnosed with neonatal opioid withdrawal syndromeResearch
13:30Boston Children's Hospital
Brianna Barry, MHA, CLSSGB
- Senior Project Manager
Design and Implementation of an Institutional Continuous Readiness DashboardLeadership
Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Matt Dye, MPH, MS
- Analytics Lead
Advancing USNWR Analytical Maturity at CHOPOperational
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Syed-Amad Hussain, B.S.E
- Associate Data Scientist
Natural Language Processing Aided Cohort Identification from Free-Text Clinical NotesData Science
14:00Complete online evaluations and adjourn
9:00Boston Children's Hospital
Dionne Graham, PhD
- Director | Evaluation and Analytics, Program for Patient Safety & Quality
Development of institutional standard methods and tools for assessing equity of care at a pediatric healthcare institution Leadership
University of Michigan Health
Justin Pestrue, MA
- Director | Quality Analytics
The Analytics of Addressing SepsisOperational
Lurie Children's Hospital
Tyler Moon, B.Sc. ISE, LSSGB
- Sr. System Reporting Specialist
Mitigating Surgical Flow Failures with Discrete Event Simulation Modeling during COVID-19Data Science
9:30-10:15Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Genna Kreher, MPH, CPHQ
- Data Literacy Program Manager
DnA University &
Analytics Concierge Team 
Data Science
11:00Children's Hospital Philadelphia
Suresh Sampangiraman
- Senior Director
Crowdsourcing Healthcare Enterprise Data ModelLeadership
Children's Hospital Colorado
Brad Ewald, MBA
- Manager | Data Warehouse/BI 
Program Analytics | Analytics Resource Center
Leveraging Data VirtualizationOperational
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Tyler Gorham, PhD, MPH
- Data Scientist
Developing the Deterioration Risk Index: A Simulation-Based Approach to Bridging the Machine Learning Algorithm Implementation GapData Science
11:30Lurie Children's Hospital
Shannon Haymond, PhD
- Vice Chair for Computational Pathology
Optimized Assignment of Phlebotomists to Balance Workload for Inpatient Blood Collection RequestsLeadership
12:00Complete online evaluations and adjourn
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

This conference will be hosted virtually.


Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.            


A certificate of attendance will be available upon completion of the online evaluation for all other attendees.

Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.00 Attendance


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