Jesse Islam

PhD student in Quantitative Life Sciences

McGill University


Jesse Islam is a second year PhD student at Mcgill university in the quantitative life sciences program. He is co-supervised by Dr. Sahir Bhatnagar and Dr. Robert Sladek, conducting research to improve current prognostic methods.


  • Statistics
  • Genetics
  • Dance


  • PhD in Quantitative Life Sciences, (Expected) 2022

    McGill University

  • Bsc. Joint Computer Science and Biology, 2018

    McGill University


Cox model: right-censored Brier score

Describing the score and how it is calculated.

SSH Tips to improve workflow

I amass a few tricks that benefit me, but forget how to do them. This way, I know exactly where to look when I need to. If someone else …

Create an Academic website with R Blogdown, Netlify and github

Serves as an information source should someone attempt to create another website in a similar fashion.


UseR! 2019 Conference

A flexible approach to time-to-event data analysis using case-base sampling. [slides] [video]