The School of Computing would like to congratulate both Wendy Powley and Farhana Zulkernine on their recent promotion to the rank of Associate Professor. Well done to both!
Dr. Farhana Zulkernine (with Dr. Alex Singer from the University of Manitoba and Dr. Don Richardson from Western University) received funding from IBM Canada Ltd. (IBM) and Mitacs, through the Advanced Analytics Initiative, a research initiative launched in partnership with CIMVHR (Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research) and IBM. The research will develop text mining and machine learning techniques to identify the symptoms of PTSD and suicidal tendencies from patients’ data.
The project title is “Using Advanced Analytics to Understand PTSD in Family Practice and Specialty Cate.”
The QSC is pleased to welcome Dr. Farhana Zulkernine who begins her appointment this month as a Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the Queen’s School of Computing.