Tim Althoff receives the 2019 SIGKDD Dissertation Award

We are delighted to announce that our former graduate student, Tim Althoff, received the 2019 SIGKDD (Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining) Dissertation Award. Dr. Althoff was recognized for his work on data mining to improve health and well-being. While Dr. Althoff was at Stanford University, he was advised by Mobilize Center faculty member Jure Leskovec. Now Dr. Althoff is an assistant professor at the University of Washington. You can find the slides from his talk at SIGKDD here. All the code and data for the presented papers are also available: