Graduate Students

Jose Posada Aguilar, BS, MS

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Posada Aguilar, Jose

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Biomedical Informatics


Education

BS (2007, Electronics Engineering) Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla – Colombia
MS (2009, Mechanical Engineering) Universidad del Norte, Colombia
MS (2016, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh

Yuzhe Brian Liu, BS, MS

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411c BAUM

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Biomedical Informatics


Education

BS (2010, Computer Science) Cornell University
MS (2011, Computer Science) Cornell University
MS (2016, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh

Michael Ding, AB, MS

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Ding, Michael
417g BAUM

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics


Education

AB (2012, Molecular & Cellular Biology) Harvard University
MS (2017, Biomedial Informatics) University of Pittsburgh

Amie (Draper) Barda, BS, MS

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Barda, Amie (Draper)

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Publications: 

Draper AJ, Ye Y, Ruiz VM, Patterson C, Urbach A, Palmer F, Wang S, Somboonna M, Tsui FC. Using laboratory data for prediction of 30-day hospital readmission of pediatric seizure patients, Conference Proceedings, American Medical Informatics Association, Washington DC, Nov. 2014 (Distinguished award)

 

Education:

MS (2015, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Research Projects:

Using Laboratory Data for Prediction of Hospital Readmission: A Retrospective Study with Dr. Fuchiang Tsui: Analyzing laboratory data from adult heart failure and pediatric seizure patients to determine its role in predicting hospital readmission risk.

Awards:

Distinguished Poster Award at AMIA 2014

Jonathan Young, MD, MS

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Young, Jonathan
518a BAUM

Doctoral Student, Intelligent Systems Program

BA (2002, Biology) University of Virginia

MS (2005, Physiology and Biophysics) Georgetown University

MD (2010, Medicine) Eastern Virginia Medical School

MS (2015, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh

 

Andrew King, MS

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King, Andrew
Room 410B
5607 Baum Blvd.
Pittsburgh
PA
15206

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Publications: 

King AJ, Hochheiser H, Visweswaran S, Clermont G, Cooper GF. Eye-tracking for Clinical Decision Support: A Method to Capture Automatically What Physicians Are Viewing in the EMR. AMIA Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2017 Jul 26;2017:512-521. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28815151. PMCID: PMC5543363.

King AJ, Fisher AM, Becich MJ, Boone DN. Computer Science, Biology and Biomedical Informatics academy: Outcomes from 5 years of Immersing High-school Students into Informatics Research. J Pathol Inform. 2017 Feb 28;8:2. doi: 10.4103/2153-3539.201110. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28400991 PMC ID: 5359992.

Uppal R, Mandava G, Romagnoli KM, King AJ, Draper AJ, Handen AL, Fisher AM, Becich MJ, Dutta-Moscato J. How can we improve Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math education to encourage careers in Biomedical and Pathology Informatics? J Pathol Inform. 2016 Jan 29;7:2. doi: 10.4103/2153-3539.175375. eCollection 2016. PMID: 26955500. PMCID: PMC4763503.

King AJ, Cooper GF, Hochheiser H, Clermont G. Development and preliminary evaluation of a prototype of a learning electronic medical record system. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2015 Nov 5;2015:1967-75. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26958296 PMCID: PMC4765593.

Education

MS (2015, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Victor Ruiz Herrera, MS

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Ruiz Herrera, Victor
Master's Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics
409b BAUM

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics


vmr11@pitt.edu


Education

BS (2011 Electrical Engineering) Pontificia University Javeriana, Colombia

MS (2014 Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Ye Ye, BS, MS

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Doctoral Candidate, Intelligent Systems Program

Publications: 

Rexit R, Tsui FC, Espino JU, Chrysanthis PK, Wesaratchakit S, Ye Y. An analytics appliance for identifying (near) optimal over-the-counter medicine products as health indicators for influenza surveillance. J Manager Infor Systems. 2015;48:151-63.

Lu S, Ye Y, Tsui F-C, Su H, Rexit R, Wesaratchakit S, Hwa R. "Domain ontology-based feature reduction for high dimensional drug data and its application to 30-day heart failure readmission prediction," Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (Collaboratecom), 2013 9th International Conference Conference on, Austin, TX, 2013, pp. 478-484.

 

Education

BS (2006 Medicine) Peking University, China
 
MS (2007 Statistics) Peking University, China
 
MS (2011 Public Health Informatics) Emory University

 

Jhon Camacho Sanchez, MS

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Camacho Sanchez, Jhon
415 BAUM

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Biomedical Informatics


Education

BA (2003, Digital Engineering) Pontificia University Javeriana, Colombia

MS (2012, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


Honors

Best Graduation Project Nominee. “Camaleon – Integrated Development Environment for the ASM51 Microcontroller Family.  2003, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

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