Michelle HoogenhoutSenior Data Scientist & Co-founder Ingane Health at Galvanize Inc.
Michelle Hoogenhout is a behavioral data scientist with a background in genetic and cognitive neuroscience. She is a senior data science lecturer at Galvanize and consults for health wearables start-ups. Michelle holds a PhD (Psychology) from the University of Cape Town and a postdoctoral training fellowship from the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. Her doctoral work focused on predicting empathy in autism through measures of autonomic nervous system and muscle reactivity. She has published on topics such as statistics and data management, data science training methods, ethics, and cognitive and physiological assessment.