Ken Ferrell

Data Scientist/Statistician, Dignity Health

Ken Ferrell

Data Scientist/Statistician, Dignity Health
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Biography

Ken Ferrell is a Phoenix-based Data Scientist/Statistician at Dignity Health, focusing on the predictive modeling of clinical and financial outcomes.  Ken utilizes a variety of software tools and languages, including R, SAS, C++, Python and SQL Server, to support organizational goals from clinical decision support to optimizing resources and process flow.  Ken’s current focus is on building predictive models to provide early risk detection for many clinical outcomes; including Sepsis, Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy and CHF-Readmission.

In 2013, Ken earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Computational Mathematical Sciences from Arizona State University.  He is currently in the final year of a Master’s program in Biomedical Informatics at Stanford University; with a focus on Machine Learning, Statistics and Genomics.