Bloomberg School of Public Health

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2017

Automatic detection of pneumonia analyzing ultrasound digital images

Barrientos, R., Roman-Gonzalez, A., Barrientos, F., Solis, L., Correa, M., Pajuelo, M., Anticona, C., Lavarello, R., Castaneda, B., Oberhelman, R., Checkley, W., Gilman, R. H. & Zimic, M. Jun 7 2017 2016 IEEE 36th Central American and Panama Convention, CONCAPAN 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7942375

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Ultrasound Image
Digital Image
Pneumonia
Ultrasound
Ultrasonics

Diagnosis of autism using an eye tracking system

Vargas-Cuentas, N. I., Hidalgo, D., Roman-Gonzalez, A., Power, M., Gilman, R. H. & Zimic, M. Feb 15 2017 GHTC 2016 - IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: Technology for the Benefit of Humanity, Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 624-627 4 p. 7857343

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Autistic Disorder
autism
Costs
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Language Development

Filtering of the skin portion on lung ultrasound digital images to facilitate automatic diagnostics of pneumonia

Barrientos, F., Roman-Gonzalez, A., Barrientos, R., Solis, L., Alva, A., Correa, M., Pajuelo, M., Anticona, C., Lavarello, R., Castaneda, B., Oberhelman, R., Gilman, R. H. & Zimic, M. Jun 7 2017 2016 IEEE 36th Central American and Panama Convention, CONCAPAN 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7942376

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Ultrasound Image
Lung
Digital Image
Skin
Diagnostics
2016

Arsenic and cardiovascular disease: 100 years advancing epidemiologic research

Navas-Acien, A. 2016 Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability - Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, AS 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

cardiovascular disease
arsenic
Arsenic
exposure
drinking water

AS3MT, locus 10q24 and arsenic metabolism biomarkers in American Indians: The strong heart family study

Balakrishnan, P., Vaidya, D., Franceschini, N., Voruganti, V. S., Gribble, M., Haack, K., Laston, S., Umans, J., Francesconi, K., Goessler, W., North, K., Lee, E., Yracheta, J., Best, L., Maccluer, J., Kent, J., Cole, S. & Navas-Acien, A. 2016 Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability - Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, AS 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 443-445 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

biomarker
arsenic
metabolism
family
Arsenic

Automatic pneumonia detection based on ultrasound video analysis

Cisneros-Velarde, P., Correa, M., Mayta, H., Anticona, C., Pajuelo, M., Oberhelman, R., Checkley, W., Gilman, R. H., Figueroa, D., Zimic, M., Lavarello, R. & Castaneda, B. Oct 13 2016 2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-October, p. 4117-4120 4 p. 7591632

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Ultrasonics
Pneumonia
Ultrasonography
Developing countries
Screening

Finding significant stress episodes in a discontinuous time series of rapidly varying mobile sensor data

Sarker, H., Tyburskir, M., Rahman, M. D. M., Hovsepian, K., Sharmin, M., Epsteinr, D. H., Prestonr, K. L., Furr-Holden, C. D., Milam, A., Nahum-Shani, I., Al'Absi, M. & Kumar, S. May 7 2016 CHI 2016 - Proceedings, 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 4489-4501 13 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Time series
Sensors
Mobile devices
Global positioning system

Guidelines for design and analysis in agent-based simulation studies

Kasaie, P. & Kelton, W. D. Feb 16 2016 2015 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-February, p. 183-193 11 p. 7408163

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Agent-based Simulation
Simulation Study
Design
Agent-based Model
Simulation Model

In vivo airway imaging with high-speed ultrahighresolution endoscopic OCT

Mavadia-Shukla, J., Liang, W., Mitzner, W., Brown, R. & Li, X. Apr 18 2016 Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy, OTS 2016. OSA - The Optical Society, p. 3 1 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Catheters
Scanning
Imaging techniques

Projecting the impact of implementing pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV among men who have sex with men in Baltimore city

Kasaie, P., Pennington, J., Berry, S. A., Shah, M. S., German, D., Flynn, C. P., Beyrer, C. & Dowdy, D. W. Feb 16 2016 Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-February, p. 3140-3141 2 p. 7408439

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Coverage
Marginal Structural Models
Therapy
Incidence
Likely
2015

An explorative childhood pneumonia analysis based on ultrasonic imaging texture features

Zenteno, O., Diaz, K., Lavarello, R., Zimic, M., Correa, M., Mayta, H., Anticona, C., Pajuelo, M., Oberhelman, R., Checkley, W., Gilman, R. H., Figueroa, D. & Castañeda, B. 2015 Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 9681, 968112

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Texture Feature
Imaging
Children
pneumonia
chest

Assessing irregular extended sources

Sliney, D. H. 2015 The World's Leading Conference on Laser Safety, ILSC 2015 - International Laser Safety Conference, Conference Program and Proceedings. Laser Institute of America, p. 154-158 5 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Eye movements
Heat transfer
Hot Temperature

Assessing the safety of broken holmium laser fibers

Absten, G. T. & Sliney, D. H. 2015 The World's Leading Conference on Laser Safety, ILSC 2015 - International Laser Safety Conference, Conference Program and Proceedings. Laser Institute of America, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Holmium
Fiber lasers
Lasers
Eye protection
Wear of materials

Energy production and newborn health: Lessons learned in assessment of the effect of mountain top mining

Afari-Dwamena, N. A., Ferdosi, H., Dissen, E., Chen, R., Li, J., Feinleib, M. & Lamm, S. H. 2015 2nd Environmental Considerations in Energy Production Conference. Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME), p. 260-272 13 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Health
Defects
Regression analysis
Tobacco
Coal mines

Estimating the proportion of tuberculosis recent transmission via simulation

Kasaie, P., Dowdy, D. W. & Kelton, W. D. Jan 23 2015 Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2015-January, p. 1469-1480 12 p. 7020000

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Tuberculosis
Proportion
Simulation
Cluster analysis
Cluster Analysis

Objective evaluation of reconstruction methods for quantitative SPECT imaging in the absence of ground truth

Jha, A. K., Song, N., Caffo, B. & Frey, E. C. 2015 Medical Imaging 2015: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment. SPIE, Vol. 9416, 94161K

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

ground truth
tomography
evaluation
photons
Single photon emission computed tomography

Optimization of energy window and evaluation of scatter compensation methods in MPS using the ideal observer with model mismatch

Ghaly, M., Links, J. M. & Frey, E. 2015 Medical Imaging 2015: Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment. SPIE, Vol. 9416, 94160N

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

optimization
evaluation
energy
Compensation and Redress
Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography

Robust estimation of transition matrices in high dimensional heavy-tailed vector autoregressive processes

Qiu, H., Xu, S., Han, F., Liu, H. & Caffo, B. 2015 32nd International Conference on Machine Learning, ICML 2015. International Machine Learning Society (IMLS), Vol. 3, p. 1843-1851 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Time series
Finance
Economics

Robust portfolio optimization

Qiu, H., Han, F., Liu, H. & Caffo, B. 2015 Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Neural information processing systems foundation, Vol. 2015-January, p. 46-54 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Statistics

ROC analysis for multiple markers with tree-based classification

Wang, M. C. & Li, S. 2015 Lecture Notes in Statistics. Springer Science and Business Media, LLC, Vol. 215, p. 179-198 20 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Classifier
ROC Analysis
Predictability
Nonparametric methods
Predictive accuracy
2014

Arsenic, obesity, and inflammation cytokines in Mexican adolescents

Rubio-Andrade, M., García-Vargas, G. G., Silbergeld, E. K., Zamoiski, R., Resnick, C., Weaver, V., Navas-Acien, A., Guallar, E., Rothenberg, S. J., Steuerwald, A. J. & Parsons, P. 2014 One Century of the Discovery of Arsenicosis in Latin America (1914-2014): As 2014 - Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 622-624 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Arsenic
Cytokines
Creatinine
Fats
Association reactions

Rapid transdermal bloodless and reagent-free malaria detection

Lukianova-Hleb, E. Y., Campbell, K. M., Constantinou, P. E., Braam, J., Olson, J. S., Ware, R. E., Sullivan, D. S. & Lapotko, D. 2014 Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. SPIE, Vol. 8935, 893509

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

blood
reagents
Blood
Malaria
infectious diseases
2013

An agent-based simulation of a Tuberculosis epidemic: Understanding the timing of transmission

Kasaie, P., Dowdy, D. W. & David Kelton, W. 2013 Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013. p. 2227-2238 12 p. 6721599

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Tuberculosis
Agent-based Simulation
Timing
Contact
Model

Effects of data transformation methods on classification of patients diagnosed with myocardial infarction

Mehrabi, S., Mohammadi, I., Kunjan, K. & Kharrazi, H. 2013 Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 1-2 ed. Vol. 192, p. 1203 1 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Independent component analysis
Principal component analysis
Support vector machines
Myocardial Infarction
Datasets

Information criteria for dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging

Shinohara, R. T., Crainiceanu, C. S., Caffo, B. S. & Reich, D. S. 2013 Proceedings - 2013 3rd International Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging, PRNI 2013. p. 37-41 5 p. 6603551

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Magnetic resonance
Brain
Imaging techniques
Blood
Blood-Brain Barrier

Landslides in Bududa, Eastern Uganda: Preliminary assessment and proposed solutions

Gorokhovich, Y., Doocy, S., Walyawula, F., Muwanga, A. & Nardi, F. 2013 Landslide Science and Practice: Global Environmental Change. Vol. 4, p. 145-149 5 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

landslide
coffee
disaster
village
monitoring system

Model mismatch and the ideal observer in SPECT

Ghaly, M., Links, J. M., Du, Y. & Frey, E. C. 2013 Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 8673, 86730K

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

SPECT
Observer
Model
Compensation and Redress
energy

Non-proportionality of hazards in the competing risks framework

Muñoz, A., Abraham, A. G., Matheson, M. & Wada, N. 2013 Lecture Notes in Statistics. Springer Science and Business Media, LLC, Vol. 215, p. 3-22 20 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Competing Risks
Hazard
Framework
Competing risks
Proportionality

Principal component analysis on non-gaussian dependent data

Han, F. & Liu, H. 2013 30th International Conference on Machine Learning, ICML 2013. PART 1 ed. International Machine Learning Society (IMLS), p. 240-248 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Parameter estimation
Principal component analysis
Statistical methods
Recovery
performance

Quantiles of residual survival

Cox, C., Schneider, M. F. & Muñoz, A. 2013 Lecture Notes in Statistics. Springer Science and Business Media, LLC, Vol. 215, p. 87-103 17 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Quantile
Quantile Function
Generalized gamma Distribution
Parametric Estimation
Survival Distribution

Robust sparse principal component regression under the high dimensional elliptical model

Han, F. & Liu, H. 2013 Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Neural information processing systems foundation

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Finance
Logistics
Imaging techniques
Experiments

Using knowledge management tools and techniques to increase the rate of attendance at breast screening

Bali, R. K., Binnersley, J., Baskaran, V. & Gibbons, M. C. 2013 IC3K 2013; KDIR 2013 - 5th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval and KMIS 2013 - 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing, Proc.. SciTePress, p. 344-350 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Knowledge management
Screening
Health
Data mining
Education
2012

Accelerating investigation of food-borne disease outbreaks using pro-active geospatial modeling of food supply chains

Doerr, D., Hu, K., Renly, S., Edlund, S., Davis, M., Kaufman, J. H., Lessler, J., Filter, M., Käsbohrer, A. & Appel, B. 2012 GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems. p. 44-47 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Food Chain
Supply Chain
Modeling
food supply
food

ATP release from the carotid bodies of DBA/2J and A/J inbred mouse strains

Pashai, P., Kostuk, E. W., Pilchard, L. E. & Shirahata, M. 2012 Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Vol. 758, p. 279-285 7 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 758)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Carotid Body
Inbred Strains Mice
Adenosine Triphosphate
Hypoxia
Hypercapnia

Chemical and biological sensing needs for health effects studies

Breysse, P. N. 2012 Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 8371, 837115

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Health
Sensing
health
sensors
Sensor

Discontinuity in arsenic slope factor based on SW Taiwan data

Lamm, S. H., Robbins, S., Goodrich, B., Chen, R., Lu, J., Zhou, C. & Feinleib, M. 2012 Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic, As 2012 - 4th International Congress: Arsenic in the Environment. p. 337-338 2 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

arsenic
cancer
discontinuity
exposure
Arsenic

Hydrogen sulfide acting at the carotid body and elsewhere in the organism

Fitzgerald, R. S., Shirahata, M., Chang, I., Kostuk, E. W. & Kiihl, S. 2012 Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Vol. 758, p. 241-247 7 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 758)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Gasotransmitters
Hydrogen Sulfide
Tissue
Carotid Body

Pulse pileup statistics for energy sensitive photon counting detectors with pulse height analysis

Taguchi, K., Srivastava, S., Tang, Q., Caffo, B. S., Iwanczyk, J. S., Hartsough, N. E., Barber, W. C. & Cammin, J. 2012 Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. Vol. 8313, 83130Z

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

pulse amplitude
counting
statistics
detectors
photons

Semiparametric principal component analysis

Han, F. & Liu, H. 2012 Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Vol. 1, p. 171-179 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Principal component analysis
Gaussian distribution
Covariance matrix
Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions
Feature extraction

The nonparanormal SKEPTIC

Liu, H., Han, F., Yuan, M., Lafferty, J. & Wasserman, L. 2012 Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Machine Learning, ICML 2012. Vol. 2, p. 1415-1422 8 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Parameter estimation

Towards automatic quantitative quality control for MRI

Lauzon, C. B., Caffo, B. C. & Landman, B. A. 2012 Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. Vol. 8314, 83140K

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

quality control
magnetic resonance
tensors
Diffusion tensor imaging
Quality control

Transelliptical component analysis

Han, F. & Liu, H. 2012 Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Vol. 1, p. 359-367 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions
Principal component analysis
Logistics
Feature extraction
Computer simulation

Transelliptical graphical models

Liu, H., Han, F. & Zhang, C. H. 2012 Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Vol. 1, p. 800-808 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Parameter estimation
Recovery
2011

Accounting for random regressors: A unified approach to multi-modality imaging

Yang, X., Lauzon, C. B., Crainiceanu, C., Caffo, B., Resnick, S. M. & Landman, B. A. 2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). Vol. 7012 LNCS, p. 1-9 9 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7012 LNCS)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Multimodality
Regression
Imaging
Imaging techniques
Design

Cough detection algorithm for monitoring patient recovery from pulmonary tuberculosis

Tracey, B. H., Comina, G., Larson, S., Bravard, M., López, J. W. & Gilman, R. H. 2011 Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS. p. 6017-6020 4 p. 6091487

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Physiologic Monitoring
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Cough
Patient monitoring
Recovery

Demo: Chronic care continuum (C3): Mobile-ready life skills training for adolescents with chronic diseases

Stokes, T. H., Poole, E. S., Bonafide, C. P., Labrique, A. B., Willig, J. H., Cheng, C. & Wang, M. D. 2011 mHealthSys 2011 - Proceedings of the 1st ACM Workshop on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services for HealthCare - Co-held with ACM SenSys 2011. 8

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Continuity of Patient Care
Chronic Disease
Pediatrics
Physicians
Medical problems

Design and optimization of a dedicated cone-beam CT system for musculoskeletal extremities imaging

Zbijewski, W., De Jean, P., Prakash, P., Ding, Y., Stayman, J. W., Packard, N., Senn, R., Yang, D., Yorkston, J., MacHado, A., Carrino, J. A. & Siewerdsen, J. H. 2011 Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. Vol. 7961, 796104

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

scanners
cones
dosage
optimization
Musculoskeletal System

Human lung cancer risks from radon: Evidence of influence from bystander and adaptive response effects on radon case-control studies-A microdose analysis

Leonard, B. E. & Thompson, R. E. 2011 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 104, p. 630-633 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Radon

Mandatory public reporting: Build it and who will come?

Bell, S., Benneyan, J., Best, A., Birnbaum, D., Borycki, E. M., Gallagher, T. H., Goeschel, C., Jarvish, B., Kushniruk, A. W., Mazor, K. M., Pronovost, P. & Sheps, S. 2011 Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. Vol. 164, p. 346-352 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Consumer Advocacy
Mandatory Reporting
Informatics
Quality of Health Care
Health Behavior
2010

Automated design of assemblable, modular, synthetic chromosomes

Richardson, S. M., Olson, B. S., Dymond, J. S., Burns, R., Chandrasegaran, S., Boeke, J. D., Shehu, A. & Bader, J. S. 2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). PART 2 ed. Vol. 6068 LNCS, p. 280-289 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 6068 LNCS, no. PART 2)

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Chromosome
Design
Chromosomes
DNA
Synthesis