Tim Blaine is a data scientist specializing in the design and delivery of health services. He is especially interested in developing risk assessment tools, with multiple recent projects focusing on the prediction of suicidal risk.
Tim has contributed original research to groups at Washington University in St. Louis, Brown University, and the Rhode Island School of Design. Most recently, he assisted a longitudinal study of public health program sustainability conducted at the Brown School of Social Work and supported by the National Institutes of Health. While at Washington University, Tim also collaborated on studies of cultural transmission with the psychologist Pascal Boyer.
Tim’s applied work involves stakeholder research, strategy, and data visualization for healthcare organizations, nonprofit groups, and government institutions. His professional collaborations include Mercy Health, Kaiser Permanente, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Tim graduated with honors from Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design, where he studied psychology, neuroscience, and illustration.