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Liberty Vittert

Liberty Vittert

Liberty Vittert is a professor of the practice of data science at Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis and a visiting scholar at Harvard University. She is a graduate of MIT as well as Le Cordon Blue Paris and the University of Glasgow. Vittert is a regular TV and Radio contributor to many news organizations including BBC, ITV, Channel 4, PBS, and FNC, as well as having her own TV series on STV.

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International Statistic of the Year: Race for a COVID-19 vaccine

By: - December 19, 2020

Scientists in China published the complete genetic sequence of SARS-CoV-2 on Jan. 10, 2020. On Dec. 8, 2020, health officials in London began administering an effective coronavirus vaccine to the public. The global scientific community successfully developed a COVID-19 vaccine in just 332 days. I am a statistician, and this year I was on the […]