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Datacast Episode 1: From Molecular Biologist to Data Scientist with Dr. Jon Leslie

Datacast Episode 1: From Molecular Biologist to Data Scientist with Dr. Jon Leslie

Dr. Jonathan Leslie obtained his Ph.D. in Biology from the University of London, studying blood vessel formation at the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute. After 20 years of researching the molecular processes underlying cancer, he turned to data science and founded a freelance consultancy business. He is passionate about promoting open-source software and routinely volunteers as a mentor in the R-programming and data science communities.