This Directory includes Faculty, Staff, Students, and Alumni selectable by category, search or alphabetical by last name. Over 110 students have graduated from the Department of Biomedical Informatics (25+ PhD, 50+ MS, 25+ Certificate). The diversity of careers available to DBMI alumnus is evident in their biographies. Many of our graduates are teaching and performing research in academic institutions, such as Vanderbilt University, Arizona State University, and New York University while others have entered private industry with companies such as Cerner Corporation and Boston Scientific; some have positions in government agencies, such as the NIH and AHRQ, while others are at major medical centers, serving in roles such as Chief Medical Information Officer. We maintain a database of the career paths of our graduates. If you are an alumnus, please contact us if you would like to submit or update information!

Shyam Visweswaran

Work Phone: 412-648-7119 Work Fax: 412-648-9118 Admin: Toni Porterfield Publications: Google Scholar CV: CV Innovation: Innovation Moonshot: Moonshot Website: The Vis Lab
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Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Vice Chair of Clinical Informatics, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Secondary appointments: Intelligent Systems Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Research Interests:

Patient-specific modeling
Causal discovery from biomedical data
Artificial intelligence-based clinical decision support
Research data warehousing
Ontology development

The Vis Lab –The Vis Lab is focused on the application of machine learning to clinical decision support and biomedical discovery.