Chris Bumgardner

Chris Bumgardner leads the data science efforts at Children’s Wisconsin and works with teams across the health system to improve decision-making. He is focused on applying statistical methods to data sets large and small to discover and visualize insights that will help ensure Wisconsin’s kids are healthy, happy, and safe. Chris can often be found awake far too early thanks to an insubordinate rescue dog named Dutch.


R in Healthcare Meetup Q&A

August 3, 2021

The team at Children’s Wisconsin is using R and RStudio’s suite of tools to enable forecasting, modeling, and data mining among other data science activities. During the meetup, Chris Bumgardner shared a few examples of the applications that have been created to support their vision that the kids of Wisconsin will be the healthiest in the nation.