Category Archives: Vanessa Pereira’sBlog

Week 10

July 28, 2016

It’s the final week and as I write this we only have one day left! The feeling is pretty bittersweet because I’m proud of everything I’ve accomplished and I’m ready to apply my skills to my overall …

Week 8

July 15th, 2016

Over this past week, my research team and I took most of our time reviewing and making iterations to the scenario based survey. We initially had this completed last week but after further discussion, we decided to …

Week 7

July 8, 2016

This week felt very short since Monday was the Fourth of July!

My partner and I both decided to work during the weekend on finalizing the Facebook permissions and at last, we submitted them. We …

Week 6

July 1, 2016

This week seemed to be a very productive one. Although, we were not able to meet with Patrick due to the fact that he is out of town, we did meet with Fernando. In our meetings we …

Week 5

June 24, 2016

This week we were able to really identify what we would like to have accomplished by the end of this program. Previously we had ideas regarding this but never truly made things final. In our Friday meeting …

Week 4

June 17, 2016

This week the main goal was to find a solution to submitting the Facebook permissions request.
On Monday and Tuesday we found an interface where we could create a mock up application. In order to submit the permission …

Week 3

June 10, 2016

The goals set for our project this week were to :

  • Submit Facebook Permissions
  • Submit IRB
  • Finalize Specific Methods
  • Revise and Complete Related work
  • Begin Practice Coding in My SQL

Monday and Tuesday

On Monday we (Fernando, …

Week 2 Overview

Friday June 3, 20016

       Project Background

This week was pretty exciting because we began working on our specific projects. Just to reiterate, I am working with Patrick Shih, Fernando Maestre and Grace Bastin on the Rare Diseases

Friday (5/27)

May 27, 2016 Reflection

Today was the first day we had a chance to meet with our professor and our graduate student mentors. I was happily assigned to work with Professor Patrick Shih on the Rare Disease Facebook Extension. Our …