Biomedical NLP


Biomedical NLP

Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease

This project develops models to analyze short speeches describing various topics (e.g., daily activities, room environments, animated pictures) and determine whether or not the speaker has Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) that is considered to be an early stage of Alzheimer's Disease.

Directors

  • PI: Ihab Hajjar - Associate Professor of Medicine, Emory University
  • Co-I: Felicia Goldstein - Professor of Neurology, Emory University
  • Co-I: Jinho Choi - Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Emory University

Publications


Prediction of Hospital Readmission for Kidney Transplant

This project develops models to jointly analyze diverse types of clinical notes (e.g., consultations, discharge summary, echocardiography, history and physical, operative, progress, selection conference, social worker) and predict whether or not a patient would be re-hospitalized.

Directors

  • PI: Rachel Patzer - Associate Professor of Surgery, Emory University
  • NLP: Jinho Choi - Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Emory University

Publications


Detection of Neurologic Symptoms in Head CT

This project develops models to analyze radiology reports on Head Computed Tomography (CT) and detec neurology symptoms such as Severity of Study, Acute Blood, Mass Effect, Acute Stroke, and Hydrocephalus.

Directors

  • PI: Falgun Chokshi - Assistant Professor of Radiology, Emory University
  • Co-PI: Jinho Choi - Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Emory University

Publications