Work

2019 - statistician / data scientist @Danone Nutricia Research

2013 - 2018 researcher @Leiden University Medical Center
[Department of Biomedical Data Sciences] [Survival analysis group]

Education

2018 - PhD in biostatistics, Leiden University Medical Center
[PhD project: Advances in frailty models]
[Doing a PhD after a MSc (video)]
2013 - MSc cum laude in statistical science, Leiden University
[Thesis: Joint Modeling of Recurrent and Terminal Events] [Master programme statistical science]
2011 - BSc in applied mathematics, University of Bucharest

Tools

(^^^ = proficient ^^ = good ^ = basic)

  • software development: R^^^, git^^
  • coding: R^^^, C++^, python^, bash^
  • statistical software: SPSS^^, SAS^
  • typesetting: LaTeX^^^, Markdown^^
  • data visualization: ggplot2^^^, d3.js^
  • web apps: shiny^^

Statistics

(^^^ = proficient ^^ = good ^ = basic)

  • biostatistics, survival analysis^^^
  • study design, epidemiology, mixed models^^
  • bayesian statistics^
  • machine / deep learning^

Misc

2012 – 2013: President @International Student Network Leiden
2012 – 2013: Teaching assistant @Leiden University
2011 – 2012: Advisor @British Council Romania