University of Washington - Biomedical Language Processing Group
Improving acesss to information hidden in biomedical text.

Faculty & Researchers

Meliha Yetişgen, PhD
Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Health Informatics
Meliha Yetişgen is an Assistant Professor in the the Division of Biomedical & Health Informatics in the Medical School at the University of Washington. Her research interests include biomedical/clinical text mining, statistical natural language processing and information retrieval.
Meliha's Website

Fei Xia, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics

Fei's Website

Lucy Vanderwende, PhD
Senior Researcher, Natural Language Processing Group, Microsoft Research

Lucy's Website

Graduate Students

Wen-wai Yim
PhD Student, Biomedical and Health Informatics

Wen-wai's Website

Prescott Klassen
PhD Student, Department of Linguistics

Visiting Researcher

Yufan Guo
Post Doctoral Researcher, University of Cambridge

Yufan's Website

Past Group Members

Michael Tepper

Cosmin Adrian Bejan, PhD
Post-doctoral Researcher, Biomedical and Health Informatics, Vanderbilt University

Adi's Website


Anna Kornohen
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Anna's Website

Thomas Payne, MD, FACP
Medical Director, IT Services, UW Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, Health Services and Medical Education & Biomedical Informatics

Tom's Website

Mark Wurfel, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Mark's Website

Martin Gunn, MBChB FRANZCR
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology

Martin's Website

Heather L. Evans, MD, MS, FACS
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Heather's Website

University of Washington
Biomedical and Health Informatics
Department of Linguistics
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