Dr. McMillan currently a Research Leader and Manager at Battelle Memorial Institute and is responsible for knowledge management and cognitive computing solutions for Battelle’s Health Care Solutions business. Dr. McMillan has a PhD in Statistics from The Ohio State University and has been a practicing applied statistician working in a research environment for 24 years. She is currently working primarily in digital surveillance, including analysis of unstructured text data from scientific literature and social media. Dr. McMillan’s team includes computer scientists, statisticians, applied mathematicians, and knowledge management experts, including library science expertise. Her team is focused on using cognitive computing and knowledge management to discover new insights in large text-based data sources, e.g., scientific literature, social media, internet collections.