Graduate Students

Xueer Chen, BS, MS

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Chen, Xueer
437e BAUM

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Education:

BS (2012, Biomedical Engineering) Zhejiang University, China

MS (2014, Biochemical Engineering) Villanova University

Luca Calzoni, MD

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Calzoni, Luca
417e
5607 Baum Boulevard

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Education:

MD (2014, Medicine) Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Timothy Mtonga, BS

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Mtonga, Timothy
520b BAUM

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Education:

BS (2012, Computer Science) University of Malawi, Africa

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

 

Victor Ruiz Herrera, MS

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

Doctoral Candidate, 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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