Monday, October 14, 2019

Congratulations to OJR Alumnus Hope Watson

Congratulations to OJR Alumnus Hope Watson, for being part of Temple University's 30 Under 30 Innovators; 30 Owls designing their own future and making a better tomorrow for all of us! 

"Whether they are launching socially conscious companies, championing the underserved, entertaining and informing us online and on TV, developing treatments for rare diseases, or making a crucial contribution in a Super Bowl win, the 30 under 30 rising achievers are ones to watch.

Hope Watson, CPH ’17

Data detective

Hope Watson believes the answers to some of public health’s biggest problems can be found in data.
During her senior year, she earned the top prize in the Temple Analytics Challenge. Two years later, after earning a master’s degree at the University of Cambridge, she landed a full-time job at Alexion, one of the sponsors of the university-wide competition.

As a data scientist, she designs algorithms and uses statistics to help more patients gain access to important treatments. Her focus is on developing and delivering life-transforming therapies for patients with rare diseases."

Check out the story.

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