Danny T. Y. Wu, PhD

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor

UC Department of Biomedical Informatics

Phone 513-558-6464

Email wutz@ucmail.uc.edu

Danny T.Y. Wu recently joined the University of Cincinnati Department of Biomedical Informatics (BMI) as an assistant professor. His research draws on human-computer interaction, data mining, information retrieval, and natural language processing to maximize the value of clinical data stored in electronic health records to improve care quality and support clinical and translational research. Wu received both his PhD and master’s degree from the University of Michigan School of Information prior to joining UC. Before going to graduate school, he worked as a software engineer for four years. In addition to research, Wu is dedicated to education, service, and practical engagement. He was appointed as a lecturer in the Department of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan in Fall 2015, teaching a graduate-level course on database systems and Internet applications. He was a senior analyst leading a programming team to develop, implement, and innovate dynamic data capture systems at the University of Michigan Congenital Heart Center. Wu served on the student editorial board of the Journal of American Medical Informatics Association in 2015 and 2016.

PhD: University of Michigan School of Information, Ann Arbor, MI.

MS: University of Michigan School of Information, Ann Arbor, MI.

BBA: National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan.

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Wu DT, Hanauer DA, Mei Q, Clark PM, An LC, Proulx J, Zeng QT, Vydiswaran VG, Collins-Thompson K, Zheng K. Assessing the readability of ClinicalTrials.gov. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 Mar;23(2):269-75.

Wu DT, Hanauer DA, Mei Q, Clark PM, An LC, Lei J, Proulx J, Zeng-Treitler Q, Zheng K. Applying multiple methods to assess the readability of a large corpus of medical documents. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;192:647-51.

Bradley DJ, Wu DT, Goldberg CS, Serwer GS, Lowery RE, Donohue JE, Hirsch-Romano JC, Zheng K, Pasquali SK. Out of many, one: integrating data in the paediatric cardiovascular environment. Cardiol Young. 2016 Sep 29:1-7.