We talked with Casey Ketterling, Forward Deployed Engineers at Palantir, about the biggest challenges, trends and developments in health care technology at the Health 2.0 San Francisco 2011 Fall Conference.
Casey Ketterling, Forward Deployed Engineer, Palantir Technologies Casey runs Palantir’s work at the CDC & FDA, providing data analysis within the disciplines of food safety, emergency medical services, health policy and clinical trial management. Here, we see how Big Data can help in the fight against HIV by connecting a national strategy to local agencies and data.
With federal dollars funding comparative effectiveness research and health plans, providers, pharma, and consumer product companies mining vast amounts of health data – how will our system become smarter? At the San Francisco Fall Conference 2011 we heard from the leaders in the new world of analytics and asked the question: Can Big Data inform better decisions for better health care outcomes?