Selected experience on Data Science
Universidade Federal de Viçosa | 2018-ongoing
Assistant Professor. Full time
Design, collect, and analyze data of an A/B test using a 2x2
cross-over experiment. DOI: 10.1590/0102-311X00151318
Process and analyze data of a survey on health services demand for
addiction treatment in Sao Paulo. DOI:
Scrape and analyze data of Google Play using text-mining techniques.
Link to Github.
Zetta Health Analytics | 2020-ongoing
Scientific advisor on research design, data analysis, and machine
Cluster health beneficiaries from a major car manufacturer in Brazil.
Predict high-cost users of a sample of health workers using machine
learning algorithms: generalized linear models, random forest,
Predict cases and deaths of COVID-19 at city and state levels using
epidemiological models. Link: https://www.covid19agora.com.br/
Introduction to statistics using R and PowerBI for health data
Introductory course to Python for health data analysis: Link to Github
Case Group - Health Insurance Brokers | 2017-2018
Data Scientist. Full time remote.
Automate validation process of medical claims using supervised
methods, saving hours of manual classification made by physicians.
Classifying high-risk pregnancies using health claims. This project
won a contract for a top health insurance plan in Brazil.
Organization of American States | 2017
Design survey, collect and analyze data for the project “Screening,
Brief, Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for Substances in
America”. Link to Github.
Ph.D. in Psychology | 2015-2017
Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora / University of Kansas Medical
Dissertation: Live without Tobacco - User characteristics of a Web-based
Intervention for Smoking Cessation.
Keywords: Exploratory Data Analysis, Multiple Regression, Multiple
MSc. in Psychology | 2013 - 2014
Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora
Dissertation: Development of an Open-source Web-based Intervention for
Brazilian Smokers - Viva sem Tabaco.
Certifications and Coursework
IBM AI Engineering Professional Certificate | 2020 Coursera - IBM
AI for Medicine Specialization (Deeplearning.ai)
Computing for Data Science (Coursera)