Juan Zhao, PhD

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Informatics
2525 West End Ave

Juan Zhao, PhD, is a Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics in the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Zhao achieved a PhD in Computer Science from the University Chinese Academy of Sciences. Her research mainly focuses on leveraging machine learning, data mining, and natural language processing techniques on EHR and omics data to advance deep phenotyping and disease prediction. She is also interested in Blockchain technology in healthcare and Internet-of-Things (IoT).  Her work was supported by the American Heart Association (AHA) and NIH grants.