Dr. David Dittman is currently an Adjunct Professor at the Passan School of Nursing at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, PA, with a focus on quantitative data analysis and statistical rigor. Dr. Dittman is also nationally known speaker, researcher and author on topics that include machine learning, feature selection, model design, and statistics within the biological and healthcare domains. Additionally, Dr. Dittman is a Principal Software Engineer at LexisNexis Risk Solutions with a goal to improve data quality, data cleaning, and data compliance with existing laws. His primary job at LexisNexis is to develop new tools for achieving the above goals and make them modular so as to fit into new and existing systems with ease. At home, Dr Dittman is an avid coffee drinker, a pretty decent cook, and a voracious reader.