In this post, I argue for a new minimum transparency criterion for developing successful analytics science methods and algorithms that are aimed at having a positive public impact: making sure that they do...
Soroush_Saghaf“Von Neumann was irresistibly drawn to applying his mathematical genius to more practical domains.”
The forgotten Einstein: how John von Neumann shaped the modern world t.co/sAv73KwkvF via @spectator
Soroush_SaghafHonored to be recognized by the 2021 @INFORMS#MSOM Society Young Scholar Prize. Not sure I deserve to be called scholar or young. Grateful to all the mentees & mentors who made me a better researcher & to this book who has taught me a lot a/b a true scholar. @Kennedy_Schoolt.co/EQn6mKJOqS
Soroush_SaghafACIP made 2 mistakes: pausing & extending. I’ve been w @NateSilver538 on this. Any cost-benefit analysis shows the need to get people vaccinated. Cases w thrombocytopenia:J&J: 8 (all US), AZ: 287, Pfizer: 25, Moderna: 5. #ACIP should have had people w better #analytics background t.co/WrOlIVkcWq
Soroush_SaghafAll the calculations I’ve seen so far miss serious risk adjustments. High risk women were prioritized for vaccination. Their risk profile is <> who will be vaccinated later. Stratification using age seems insufficient. My hope: Final recommendation goes beyond age. @ashishkjhat.co/bizW2escKp