Dima is a Senior Data Scientist in the Strategy & Innovation department at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. At MSK he develops predictive models for programs aimed at improving patient care. Prior to this role, Dima completed his Doctorate in Quantitative & Computational Biology at Princeton University. With a passion for teaching and for R, he regularly holds cross-departmental R training sessions within MSK. His core teaching philosophy is centered on building intuition and understanding for the methods and tools available.