Affiliated Faculty

Louis Leff, MD

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Leff, Louis
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Medicine, and Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Parkvale Building
200 Meyran Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA
15213
412-627-6166

Clinical Professor of Medicine
Professor of Biomedical Informatics

William A. LaFramboise, PhD

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LaFramboise, William A.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Associate Professor of Pathology, Biomedical Informatics
Shadyside Hospital West Wing, WG 02.11
5230 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA
15232
412-623-6160
412-682-6450
Associate Professor of Pathology
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
 
Publications: 

Geskin A, Legowski E, Chakka A, Chandran UR, Barmada MM, LaFramboise WA, Berg J, Jacobson RS. (2015). Needs Assessment for Research Use of High-Throughput Sequencing at a Large Academic Medical Center. PLoS ONE, 10(6), e0131166. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0131166 PMID: 26115441 PMCID: PMC4483235

Pathology Page for Dr. LaFramboise

(Genomics/ImmunoGenomics Laboratory (WG23: 412-623-1497)
(Sequencing Laboratory (WG14: 412-864-6757 or 623-1917)
(Stem Cell Laboratory (WG 21.3: 412-623-7903)

 

Milos Hauskrecht, PhD

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Hauskrecht, Milos
University of Pittsburgh
Associate Professor of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics
5329 Sennot Square
210 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh
PA
15213
412-624-8845

Associate Professor of Computer Science
Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Biomedical Informatics Training Program Core Faculty

Publications: 

Sverchkov Y, Visweswaran S, Clermont G, Hauskrecht M, Cooper GF. A multivariate probabilistic method for comparing two clinical datasets. In: Proceedings of the ACM International Health Informatics Symposium (2012) 795-800.

Cynthia Gadd, PhD, MBA, MS, FACMI

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Room 444, Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Ave
Nashville
TN
615-936-5951
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics,
University of Pittsburgh

Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Vice Chair for Educational Affairs,
Vanderbilt University

Gary Fischer, MD

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Fischer, Gary
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine and of Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Montefiore Hospital, 9 South
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA
15213
412-692-4888

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics

Michael A. Dunn, MD, FACP

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Dunn, Michael A.
Kaufmann Bldg, Suite 916
3471 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA
15213
412-647-4963
814-241-7546
Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Informatics
Associate Chief for Translational Research
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Rajiv Dhir, MD, MBA

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Dhir, Rajiv
University of Pittsburgh Health Systems
Chief of Pathology, UPMC Shadyside
Shadyside Hospital, WG07
5230 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh
PA
15232
412-623-1321
412-623-4014
Vice Chair of Pathology Shadyside
Chief of Pathology, Shadyside Hospital
Division Director of Genitourinary Pathology
Medical Director, Health Science Tissue Bank
Publications: 

Chandran UR, Ma C, Dhir R, Bisceglia M, Lyons-Weiler J, Liang W, Michalopoulos GK, Becich MJ, Monzon FA. Gene expression profiles of metastatic prostate cancer reveals disregulation of specific molecular pathways. BMC Cancer. 2007;7(0):64. PMID: 17430594 PMCID: PMC1865555

Chandran, U. R., Dhir, R., Ma, C., Michalopoulos, G., Becich, M., & Gilbertson, J. (2005). Differences in gene expression in prostate cancer, normal appearing prostate tissue adjacent to cancer and prostate tissue from cancer free organ donors. BMC Cancer, 5, 45. http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2407-5-45 PMID: 15892885 PMCID: PMC1173092

Barton Branstetter IV, MD

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Branstetter, Barton
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
2nd Floor PUH South Tower
200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh
PA
15213
412-647-3530
412-647-5359
http://www.radiology.pitt.edu/?faculty/faculty-detail.html?facID=49
Professor of Radiology, Otolaryngology, and Biomedical Informatics
 

Panagiotis (Takis) Benos, PhD

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Benos, Panagiotis (Takis)
University of Pittsburgh
Suite 3064 BST3
3501 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA
15260
412-648-3315
412-624-3020

Associate Professor of Computational and Systems Biology
Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Director, Center for Translational Bioinformatics
Director, Molecular Systems Modeling (MSM)
Director, Joint CMU-Pitt PhD Program in Computational Biology

Core - CTSI
Biomedical Informatics Training Program Core Faculty

Publications: 

Chandran, U. R., Luthra, S., Santana-Santos, L., Mao, P., Kim, S.-H., Minata, M., Li J, Benos PV, DeWang M, Hu B, Cheng SY, Nakano I, Sobol RW. (2015). Gene expression profiling distinguishes proneural glioma stem cells from mesenchymal glioma stem cells. Genomics Data, 5, 333–336. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gdata.2015.07.007 PMID: 26251826 PMCID: PMC4523279

Claudia Mello-Thoms, MSEE, PhD

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Mello-Thoms, Claudia
The University of Sydney
Dr. Mello-Thoms’ research focuses on understanding and modeling medical image perception. Her work in informatics is guided by her doctoral training in cognitive psychology and image perception/decision making.
Lidcombe
AUS
11111
61 2 9351 2222
claudia.thoms

Associate Professor, Medical Radiation Sciences
 

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