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!

Zhou (Joe) Yuan

Software Design/Development
Work Phone: 412-624-7154
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Department of Biomedical Informatics

Yuan Z, Finan S, Warner J, Savova G, Hochheiser H. Interactive Exploration of Longitudinal Cancer Patient Histories Extracted From Clinical Text. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2020 May;4:412-420. doi: 10.1200/CCI.19.00115. PubMed PMID: 32383981; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7265796.


Yuan Z, Finan S, Warner J, Savova G, Hochheiser H. Toward Longitudinal Visual Analytics for Cancer Patient Trajectories Extracted from Clinical Text. 2018 Workshop on Visual Analytics and Healthcare, Demonstration Presentation. AMIA 2018. 2018 November; San Francisco, CA, USA.