Professional Development

The Role of a Data Analyst/Data Scientist Webinar

This on-demand webinar series in intended to provide insights into a variety of leading health information and technology positions through one-on-one recorded interviews with individuals in a variety of roles that align with the HIMSS Health Information and Technology Job Descriptions.

This episode features an in-depth discussion with Niall Klyn, PhD, data scientist, Essentia Health. Dr. Klyn discusses his career progression and what he did that contributed to his success. He shares insights into the evolving nature of this type of role given the constant changes in population health and patient-centered health data. Dr. Klyn shares his tips on what careerists can do while in school or during their career planning to position themselves for a job in this space. 

Originally published 22 April 2020; updated 10 July 2020