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Yelena Mejova - Capturing Digital Signals for Health Research

March 6, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151

 

Bio: Yelena Mejova is a scientist at the Qatar Computing Research Institute in the Social Computing Group. Her research concerns the use of Social Media in health informatics, especially in lifestyle diseases, as well as for tracking political speech and other cultural phenomena. As a post-doc at Yahoo Research Barcelona, she was a part of Web Mining and User Engagement groups, working with Mounia Lalmas on the Linguistically Motivated Semantic Aggregation Engines project.

 

Her website can be found here.