The announcement by Scripps Health that Major League Baseball data expert Paul DePodesta will join the research faculty at the Scripps Translational Science Institute generated news coverage by a number of local and national media outlets.
Read the BuzzFeed article: The Data Whiz From ‘Moneyball’ is Getting Into Medicine
Read the San Diego Union-Tribune article: Data Guru Who Changed Baseball to Help Scientists
Read the MedCityNews report: ‘Moneyball’ Meets Medicine: DePodesta joins Topol at Scripps
Read the FierceBiotechResearch article: Moneyball’s Analytics Wiz DePodesta Joins Scripps’ Big Data Team
Read the KPBS and City News Service article: Baseball Executive Paul DePodesta Joins Scripps
Read the Fox 5 report: ‘Moneyball’ Data Guru Joins Scripps Health
Read the R&D Magazine article: The Brains Behind ‘Moneyball’ is Headed Into Medicine
Read the Healthcare IT News article: ‘Moneyball’ Pioneer Paul DePodesta Joins Scripps Translational Science Institute
Read the Clinical Innovation + Technology report: Scripps Translational Science Institute Hired MLB Executive Paul DePodesta
Read the La Jolla Patch report: ‘Moneyball’ Guru to Teach at Scripps Science Institute
Read the Times of San Diego article: Baseball Data Guru Joins Faculty at Scripps Translational Science Institute
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