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Research Personnel

  •  Director
    Cui Tao
    Cui Tao, Ph.D. FACMI
    Dr. Doris L. Ross Professor

    Applying semantic and ontology technologies to clinical and biomedical applications; Big data analytics using machine learning and statistical methods

    Tao's Profile
  •  Faculty Members
    Licong Cui
    Licong Cui, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor

    Ontologies and terminologies; Big data analytics; Neuroinformatics; Health information extraction and retrieval

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    Muhammad Amith
    Muhammad (Tuan) Amith, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor

    Consumer health ontologies; Natural language processing; Public health informatics; Network analysis; mHealth

    Amith's Profile
    Fang Li
    Fang Li, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor

    Biomedical knowledge graph and ontology; EHRs data mining; Machine learning; Deep learning

    Li's Profile

    Jingcheng Du
    Jingcheng Du, Ph.D.
    Adjunct Assistant Professor

    Natural language processing; Machine learning; Ontology and semantic web; Social media text mining

    Du's Profile
  •  Affiliate Faculty Members
    Degui Zhi
    Degui Zhi, Ph.D.
    Professor, Center for Precision Health

    Statistical genetics; Next generation sequencing; Data analysis methods; Genomic big data; Machine learning

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    Kayo Fujimoto
    Kayo Fujimoto, Ph.D.
    Professor, Department of Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

    Social Network Analysis; HIV/AIDS & STI Research; Social Determinants of Health; Health Disparities; MSM Populations

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  •  Staff
    Jianfu Li, PhD

    Research Scientist

    NLP; Machine Learning; Knowledge graph; Ontology

    Jingna Feng
    Jingna Feng, MS

    Scientific Programmer

    Data engineering; Front-end development

    Xinyue Hu
    Xinyue Hu, MS

    Scientific Programmer

    NLP; Machine learning; Knowledge graph

  •  Postdocs
    Ahmed Abdelhameed
    Ahmed Abdelhameed, Ph.D.

    Machine Learning; Deep Learning; Predictive modeling; Biomedical signal processing

  •  Graduate Students
    Apollo McOwiti

    Machine learning; Clinical informatics

    Yiming Li

    NLP; Information extraction

    Yifang Dang
    Yifang Dang

    Data mining; Social media

    Evan Yu
    Evan Yu

    Deep learning; NLP; Ontology

    Sori K Lundin
    Sori K Lundin

    Biostatistics; Biomedical informatics

    Jianping He
    Jianping He

    Ontology; Knowledge Graph

    Xubing Hao
    Xubing Hao

    Ontologies and terminologies; Data analytics; Software development

    Ran Hu
    Ran Hu

    Biomedical informatics; Ontology; EHRs data mining and data analytics

    Warren Manuel

    Ontologies and terminologies; Data Mining and analytics; Data visualization

    Maryamsadat Mohtashamian

    Biomedical informatics; Health information extraction; Ontology; Terminology

    Zenan Sun
    Zenan Sun

    Deep learning; Biomedical knowledge graph; Data analytics and data mining.

    Zehan Leo Li

    Computational Psychiatry; NLP; Mental Health Ontology; Healthcare innovation

  •  Alumni
    Jingqi Wang
    Jingqi Wang, Ph.D.

    NLP; Machine learning

    Xinyuan Zhang
    Xinyuan Zhang, Ph.D.

    Deep learning; Ontology; Data mining/data analytics

    Yi Nian
    Yi Nian, MS

    Data mining; Graph Neural Networks; NLP

    Meng Zhang
    Meng Zhang, MS

    NLP; Data analytics; EHR; Drug discovery and development; Clinical research

    Yang Xiang
    Yang Xiang, Ph.D.

    Deep learning; NLP; Health data analytics


    Shuteng Niu
    Shuteng Niu, Ph.D.

    Machine learning; Deep learning; NLP

    Wei Tao
    Wei Tao, M.S.

    Data harmonization and integration; Data organization and analytics

    Fengbo Zheng
    Fengbo Zheng, Ph.D.

    Biomedical informatics; Biomedical ontology; Big data analytics/data mining

    Frank Manion, Ph.D.

    Ontology design; data management