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Data science as an atomic habit

Several years ago, I lived at the Zen Center of New York City, a Zen temple focused on supporting lay practitioners (folks who practice but also have jobs, families, and so on). Living at a Zen center is inherently intensive. You follow the temple schedule—morning and evening meditation, work and meals together, and regular meditation retreats—as well as managing your other responsibilities. Yet, there’s an ease to practicing meditation in such a place.

Data manipulation, visualization, and reproducible documents with R and the Tidyverse

Recent developments by the R community have revolutionized the data analysis pipeline in R, from manipulating and visualizing data to communicating results. Our workshop will provide hands-on training in tools from the tidyverse ecosystem, using real …

Mastering R for Epidemiology

A week-long, intensive introduction to R remotely offered at the Berlin School of Public Health at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin. The course is for researchers, public health professionals, epidemiologists, and clinicians who want to improve …

My Organization's First R Package

If your organization uses R, there are clear benefits to having an organizational R package. Such benefits can be realized whether there is only a single R user or dozens of them. An R package focused on the particular needs of an organization can …