Primary Faculty

All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Xia Jiang, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Faculty, Pitt Intelligent Systems Program
Faculty, CMU-Pitt Computational and Systems Biology PhD Program
Interests:
Application of AI, Machine Learning, and Bayesian Networks in biomedical domain, clinical informatics, causal learning, prediction and decision support, biomarker/risk factors discovery via learning from data, design and development of computational methods/algorithms, and cancer and translational informatics.

Douglas Landsittel, PhD

Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Biostatistics, and Clinical and Translational Science
Director of Biostatistics, Starzl Transplant Institute
Program Director, Expanding National Capacity in PCOR through Training
Core Faculty, Comparative Effectiveness Research Center
Interests:

Songjian Lu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Interests:
Using computational method to search for driver somatic genome alterations, such as somatic mutations, copy number alterations, that are related to cancer development. Formulating the biological problems into graph or statistical problems. Designing efficient exact algorithms for the hard computational problems.

Xinghua Lu, MD, PhD, MS

Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Biomedical Informatics Training Program Core Faculty
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Interests:
Computational methods for identifying signaling pathways underlying biological processes and diseases, statistical methods for acquiring knowledge from biomedical literature, translational bioinformatics and systems/computational biology, natural language processing and text mining.

Hatice Ulku Osmanbeyoglu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Interests:

Yalini Senathirajah, PhD

Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Interests:
Clinical Informatics Global Health Informatics Interface Design

Jonathan C. Silverstein, MD, MS, FACS, FACMI

Chief Research Informatics Officer, Health Sciences and Institute for Precision Medicine (IPM)

Visiting Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI), School of Medicine

Affiliate Scholar, Pitt Cyber

Interests:
Clinical Informatics Imaging/Visualization/Virtual Reality Vocabularies Virtual Organizations Learning Health Systems Oncology Informatics

Donald P. Taylor, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Commercial Translation in the Health Sciences
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Co-Director, Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data
Co-Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Innovation Core
Associate Director, Center for Medical Innovation
Associate Professor, Bioengineering
Associate Professor, Plastic Surgery
Faculty, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Interests:
Mechanisms of breast cancer metastatic latency through computational models and human 3D-perfused micro-scale tissue bioreactors.

Sofia Triantafillou, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Interests:

Shyam Visweswaran, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Associate Professor of Intelligent Systems, Clinical and Translational Science, and Computational Biology

Director of Clinical Informatics, Department of Biomedical Informatics

Director of the Data Enabled Clinical Informatics Center (DECIC)

Director of the Biomedical Informatics Core, Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Biomedical Informatics Program Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program

Biomedical Informatics Training Program Core Faculty

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Interests:
Application of artificial intelligence and machine learning to problems in the Learning Health System with a specific focus on learning electronic medical record (EMR) and computerized clinical decision support, precision medicine and personalized modeling, data mining and causal discovery from genomic and biomedical data, and enabling reuse of EMR data and research data warehousing.
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