Health Informatics

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The Division of Health Informatics pursues research, education, and service in the application of information science and technology to improve human health, healthcare quality, and the value of healthcare. Division faculty have expertise in the use and effects of information technology in healthcare, such as adoption, usability, fit, utility, generalizability, scalability or sustainability, and in the intelligent use of data to inform policy and decision making, such as applications of data mining, machine learning or analytics. Division faculty and staff participate in multi-disciplinary, collaborative projects with other divisions, departments and partner organizations, including faculty, staff and students at the Medical College in NYC and Qatar, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Tech and Cornell University in Ithaca.

Training Grant 

CUNY-WCM Big Data Training Program in Biomedical Informatics (BD2BMI)

Affiliated Education Program

Health Informatics Master's Track

Current Research Highlights

Study Identifies Four Major Subtypes of Long COVID

December 21, 2022

The post-COVID syndrome known as long COVID has four major subtypes defined by different clusters of symptoms, according to a study led by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine.

The study, published Dec. 1 in Nature Medicine, was the largest of its kind to examine long COVID. The researchers, who represent clinicians and informaticists, used a machine-learning algorithm to spot...

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Population Health Sciences Faculty Receive Amazon Research Awards

October 11, 2022

Two Population Health Sciences faculty are among the 51 recipients of the Amazon Research Awards. Dr. Yifan Peng, assistant professor of population health sciences, and Dr. Fei Wang, associate professor of population health sciences, will be funded under the fall 2021 applied machine learning call for proposals.

Dr. Peng will collaborate with...

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Population Health Sciences 402 E. 67th St. New York, NY 10065 Phone: (646) 962-8078

Faculty & Staff

Zehra Abedi
  • Senior Research Program Manager
Jamie Abudu-Solo
Jamie Abudu-Solo
  • Patient Research Assistant
Ali Al Sanousi , PhD, MBA, MBBS, MSc
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
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Jessica Ancker , PhD, MPH, FACMI
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences
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Katerina Andreadis
Katerina Andreadis , MS
  • Research Project Manager
David Artz
  • Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences (Courtesy)
Zilong Bai
Zilong Bai , PhD, MEng
  • Postdoctoral Associate in Population Health Sciences
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Satmeer Bains
Satmeer Bains , MS
  • Research Assistant
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Natalie Benda , PhD, MS
  • Instructor in Population Health Sciences
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Thomas Campion Jr., PhD, MS
  • Associate Professor of Research in Population Health Sciences
  • Associate Professor of Research in Population Health Sciences in Pediatrics
  • Director of Research Informatics
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Zilin Cheng , MS
  • Research Assistant
Adam David Cheriff
Adam David Cheriff , MD
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
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Curtis Leland Cole , MD, FACP
  • Assistant Vice Provost, Information Services and Chief Information Officer
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Population Health Sciences
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Pooja Desai
Pooja Desai
  • Research Assistant
Jonathan Elias
  • Instructor in Population Health Sciences
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Melani Ellison
Melani Ellison
  • Patient Research Coordinator
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Jose Florez-Arango , MD, PhD, MS
  • Program Director of the M.S. in Health Informatics
  • Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences (Interim)
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John Travis Gossey
John Travis Gossey , MD, MS, MPH
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
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Samuel Gutierrez
Samuel Gutierrez
  • Senior Administrative Specialist
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Rohith Kumar Thiruvalluru
  • Senior Health Informatics Analyst
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Priscilla Liang , MS
  • Health Data Scientist
Mingquan Lin
Mingquan Lin , PhD, MSc
  • Postdoctoral Associate in Population Health Sciences
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Yifan Liu
Yifan Liu
  • Health Data Scientist
Daoming Lyu , PhD
  • Postdoctoral Associate in Population Health Sciences
John-Paul Mead , MD
  • Clinical Instructor in Population Health Sciences
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Stephanie Nino de Rivera
Stephanie Niño De Rivera
  • Research Assistant
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Vimla Lodhia Patel , PhD, MA
  • Adjunct Professor of Population Health Sciences
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Jyotishman Pathak, Ph.D.
Jyotishman Pathak , PhD
  • Vice Chair for Entrepreneurship
  • Chief of the Division of Health Informatics
  • Frances and John L. Loeb Professor of Medical Informatics
(646) 962-9415
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Braja Patra
Braja Patra
  • Research Associate in Population Health Sciences
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Yifan Peng , PhD, MEng, MS
  • Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences
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Evan Sholle
Evan Scholle , MS
  • Lecturer in Population Health Sciences
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Marianne Sharko , MD, MS
  • Instructor in Population Health Sciences
  • Instructor in Pediatrics
(646) 962-6023
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Mohit Sharma , MPH
  • Research Manager
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Edward H. Shortliffe , MD, PhD
  • Adjunct Professor of Population Health Sciences
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David Jan Slotwiner
David Jan Slotwiner , MD
  • Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences
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Victoria Lynn Tiase
  • Lecturer in Population Health Sciences
Leah Topaz
Leah Topaz
  • Research Coordinator
Veer Vekaria
Veer Vekaria
  • Health Data Scientist
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Fei Wang , PhD
  • Associate Professor of Population Health Sciences
(646) 962-9405
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Tingyi Wanyan
  • Postdoctoral Associate in Population Health Sciences
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Mark Weiner , MD
  • Deputy Chief Information Officer for Health System and Research Analytics
  • Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
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Terrie Rose Wheeler
Terrie Rose Wheeler , AMLS
  • Librarian in Population Health Sciences
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Yunyu Xiao , PhD, MPhil
  • Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences
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Qianqian Xie , PhD
  • Postdoctoral Associate in Population Health Sciences
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Zhenxing Xu , PhD, MS
  • Research Associate
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Chengxi Zang , PhD
  • Instructor of Population Health Sciences
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Yiye Zhang, Ph.D., MS
Yiye Zhang , PhD, MS
  • Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences
  • Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences
  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
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Recent Faculty Publications

N.C. Benda; T.C. Veinot; C.J. Sieck; J.S. Ancker
2020
P. Goyal; J.Bryan Ringel; M. Rajan; J.J. Choi; L.C. Pinheiro; H.A. Li; G.T. Wehmeyer; M.N. Alshak; A. Jabri; E.J. Schenck; R. Chen; M.J. Satlin; T.R. Campion; M. Nahid; M. Plataki; K.L. Hoffman; E. Reshetnyak; N. Hupert; E.M. Horn; F.J. Martinez; R.M. Gulick; M.M. Safford
2020
Contact Information

Phone(646) 962-9409

Mailing Address

Health Informatics
Population Health Sciences
Weill Cornell Medical College
425 E. 61st St., Suite 301
New York, NY 10065