People

 

Openings

We have openings for research programmerspostdoctoral associates, and RA positions for graduate students in data science, computer science and/or health informatics. Feel free to send your CV, top 3 publications if any, and cover letter to Dr. Rui Zhang ([email protected]) for considerations. 

Prospective PhD applications can apply directly through Health Informatics and/or BICB programs and mention Prof. Zhang as their potential advisor on their application documents.

 

Principal Investigator

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Rui Zhang, PhD, FAMIA

Dr. Zhang is Founding Chief of Division of Computational Health Sciences and Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery. He is named as McKnight Presidential Fellow and the Director of NLP/IE research program. He is Scientific Co-Director of Innovative Methods & Data Science program in the Center for Learning Health Systems Science. Dr. Zhang is a graduate faculty in  Data ScienceBICB and SAPh graduate programs. His research interests are clinical natural language processing, text mining, literature-based discovery, complementary and alternative medicine informatics, machine learning, and statistic analysis. His research has been supported by NCCIH, NIA, ODS, AHRQ and Medtronic. Dr. Zhang serves on multiple NIH study sections and JAMIA Editorial Board.

 

Current Members

Research Scientist  &  Postdoctoral Associate

Ying Liu, PhD

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Yu Hou, PhD

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Mousumi Roy, PhD

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Postdoctoral Associate

Programmer

Mingchen Li

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PhD Student

Yefeng Wang

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Sicheng Zhou

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PhD candicate

Zhongran Niu

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PhD student

Huixue Zhou

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PhD student

Master Student

Sriharshitha Anuganti

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Data Science

 

Yongkang Xiao

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Health Informatics

Navanshu Khare

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Data Science

 

Shifa Siddiqui

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Data Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alumni

Programmer

Postdoctoral Associate

PhD Students

PharmD/MHI Students

Master students

Undergraduate students

High School Students

  • Athena Wang (Philips Exeter Academy), named as AMIA High School Scholar, 2022  
  • Andrew Wang (Wayzata High School), Named as AMIA High School Scholar, 2021
  • Nathan Wu (Wayzata High School)
  • Andrew Yang (Wayzata High School, currently engineering student in Columbia University), Named as AMIA High School Scholar, 2020
  • Caroline Zeng (Wayzata High School, currently CS student in Stanford University)
  • Alex Cheng   (Breck High School, currently in Columbia University), named as AMIA High School Scholar, 2017
  • Samuel Aronson  (Breck High School), named as AMIA High School Scholar, 2017