Our Team

Team Members

Abeed Sarker

Principal Investigator
  • Interest: Literature, Gaming, Big Data, AI
  • Expertise: Patient-centered Data Science

Beak Beak

Professor of Screaming
  • Interest: Screaming, Chewing Paper
  • Expertise: Disrupting Meetings

Drew Walker

PhD Rotation Student
  • Interest: Gaming, Music
  • Expertise: Program Implementation and Evaluation

Joni Leigh-Webster

PhD Rotation Student
  • Interest: Mental Health

Oolong

Atmosphere Maker
  • Interest: Sleep, Run, Play
  • Expertise: Chase, Get up early, Grow up so fast

Oreo

Professor of Cleaning
  • Interest: Cleaning, Recharging, Getting Stuck
  • Expertise: Random Walk

Sahithi Lakamana

Systems Software Engineer
  • Interest: Art and Crafts
  • Expertise: Visualization

Whitney Bremer

Project Manager/
Software Engineer
  • Interest: Clinical Informatics
  • Expertise: Project Management

Yao Ge

PhD Student
  • Expertise: BioNLP (NER)

Yuting Guo

PhD Student
  • Interest: Programming, Anime
  • Expertise: NLP, Deep Learning

Collaborators

Jeanmarie Perrone

Professor
University of Pennsylvania
  • Expertise: Medical Toxicology, Addiction Medicine

Imon Banerjee

Lead AI Scientist
Mayo Clinic
  • Expertise: Biomedical Data Mining and Predictive Modeling

Hannah Cooper

Professor
Emory University
  • Expertise: HIV/AIDS Prevention, Social Epidemiology

Michael Goodman

Professor
Emory University
  • Expertise: Cancer Risk Evaluation

Mohammed Ali AI-Garadi

Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Interest: Sports, Science
  • Expertise: Surveilliance Methods

David T. Grande

Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania
  • Expertise: Influences of Marketing, Urban Health

Graciela Gonzalez Hernandez

Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania
  • Expertise: Social Media Mining

Sangmi Kim

Assistant Professor
Emory University
  • Expertise: Women's Health

Jennifer Love

NIH Research Fellow
Mount Sinai
  • Expertise: Emergency Medicine

Diego Molla-Aliod

Senior Lecturer
Macquarie University
  • Expertise: Text Summarisation

Cecile Paris

Chief Research Scientist
Data61
  • Expertise: Social Media Analytics

Anthony Spadaro

Associate Fellow
University of Pennsylvania
  • Expertise: Substance Abuse

Davy Weissenbacher

Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Pennsylvania
  • Expertise: Machine Learning

Jane M. Zhu

Assistant Professor
Oregon Health and Sciencs University
  • Expertise: Provider Behavior and Incentives

Alumni

Abimbola Leslie

Graduate Research Assistant
  • Interest: Movies, Music, Traveling
  • Expertise: Public Health

Botao Li

Graduate Research Assistant
  • Interest: Movies, Music, Traveling
  • Expertise: Public Health

Demi Majekodunmi

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Nimita Deshpande

Undergraduate Intern
  • Interest: Music, Dance

Ruqi Liao

Undergraduate Student
  • Interest: Reading, Traveling

Sabrina Li

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Wesley Siu

Graduate Research Assistant

Xiangjue Dong

Graduate Research Assistant
  • Interest: Sports
  • Expertise: NLP, AI

Yuan-Chi Yang

Postdoctoral Scholar
  • Interest: Computation, Physics