News

  • 6/12/2018: Two papers accepted by AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium
  • 4/1/2018: Two papers accepted by the BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making
  • 3/1/2018: Granted U.S. Permanent Residency under the category of "Aliens with Extraordinary Ability" (EB-1A).
  • 2/16/2018: Co-first-author paper "Assessing the Practice of Biomedical Ontology Evaluation: Gaps and Opportunities" has been accepted by Journal of Biomedical Informatics, the premier methodology journal in biomedical informatics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbi.2018.02.010. [ScienceDirect] [FSU CCI News]
  • 2/15/2018: Our paper "Comparative analysis of prevalence of multiple chronic conditions among older adults in Florida and the United States: Estimates from the OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium Data Trust and National Inpatient Sample" has been accepted by Journal of Medical Internet Research, the top journal in the field of health and medical informatics with an IF of 5.17.
  • 2/12/2018: Delighted to receive the NVIDIA Corporation's GPU Grant with the donation of a Titan Xp to support our biomedical informatics and deep learning research.
  • 1/19/2018: Delighted and honored to join the Editorial Board of a major medical informatics journal - BMC Medical Informatics & Decision Making.
  • 12/20/2017: Our paper "Validating UMLS Semantic Type Assignments Using SNOMED CT Semantic Tags" has been accepted by the oldest journal in Medical Informatics -- Methods of Information in Medicine.
  • 12/13/2017: Our paper "Using social media data to understand the impact of promotional information on laypeople's discussions: the case of Lynch syndrome" has been published by Journal of Medical Internet Research.
  • 11/8/2017: Our paper "Comparing and Contrasting A Priori and A Posteriori Generalizability Assessment of Clinical Trials on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus" won one of three Distinguished Paper Awards of AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium. Three best papers were selected from 105 accepted regular papers and 266 paper submissions. [CCI News]
  • 11/4/2017: Our paper "Comparing and Contrasting A Priori and A Posteriori Generalizability Assessment of Clinical Trials on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus" has been nominated for the Distinguished Paper Award of AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium.
  • 10/27/2017: Edited special issue on "Semantics-Powered Healthcare Engineering and Data Analytics" published in the Journal of Healthcare Engineering
  • 10/16/2017: Invited to join the Program Committee of AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium!
  • 10/15/2017: My lab has three papers accepted by the BIBM 2017 SEPDA Workshop. Congratulations to my students Zhiwei Chen and Biyang Yu!! Another collaborative paper was also accepted. All of these four papers will be published in IEEE BIBM 2017 Proceedings.
  • 06/15/2917: First-author full paper "Comparing and Contrasting A Priori and A Posteriori Generalizability Assessment of Clinical Trials on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus" and three poster abstracts have been accepted by AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium
https://www.amia.org/amia2017
  • 04/07/2017: Received the "Outstanding Faculty Research Award" from College of Communication & Information at FSU
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1532046417300655
http://medinfo2017.medmeeting.org/en
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