Teaching

Courses Taught

The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston
HI 5313Introduction to Electronic Health Records (Teaching Assistant: Fall 2011)
HI 6001Advanced Electronic Health Records Analysis (Co-Instructor: Spring 2012)
HIT 5323Evaluation of Health Information Systems in Applied Health Informatics (Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Summer 2013)
Guest Lecturer/Participant
HI 7301Grant Writing (Mock Review Panelist: Spring 2012, Spring 2013)
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Informatics for Clinicians and Clinical Investigators (Co-Instructor: Summer 2012)
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
BINF 6300Introduction to Public Health Informatics (Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2016)
BINF 7310Advanced Public Health Informatics (Spring 2017)
Guest Lecturer/Participant
BIOS 6220Database Management (Introduction to REDCap: Spring 2015)

Sponsorship of Students

Doctoral Dissertation Committee Members
2015-2016Hao He (Graduated: Hong-Wen Deng, Chair)
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2015-presentYongkang Zhang (Mark Diana, Chair)
Global Health Management and Policy, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2015-presentNicholas D'Agincourt (Hong-wen Deng, Chair)
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Academic Advisees
2014-2015Jingwen Song, MSPH Advisor (Graduated)
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2014-presentRichard Davis, MD/MPH Advisor
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2015-presentAaron Pedeaux, MS Advisor
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
2016-presentYulong Bai, MSPH Advisor
Global Biostatistics and Data Science, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Research Projects
2012Elise Brune (Texas A&M University), CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Cancer Research Project, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, nProject: “Evaluation of Clinical Decision Support Alerts for Medications Contraindicated in Cancer Patients”
2012Caitlin Keck (Cornell University), CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Cancer Research Project, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, nProject: “Evaluation of a Support Vector Machine to Identify Relevant Notes for Patients with Colorectal Cancer”
2012Karthik Sethuraman (The University of Pennsylvania), CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Cancer Research Project, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, Project: “Comparative Analysis of Association Rule Mining, Crowdsourcing, and NDF-RT Knowledge Bases for Problem-Medication Pair Generation”
2014-presentYongkang Zhang, Tulane University/Ochsner Health System