Hua Xu, PhD, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Dr. Hua Xu is the Robert H. Graham Professor at the School of Biomedical Informatics in The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He directs the Center for Computational Biomedicine at UTHealth. Dr. Xu received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics from Columbia University in 2008. Prior to UTHealth, he was an assistant professor of Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Xu is an expert in biomedical text processing and data mining and has published over 100 papers in this field. He has also been principal investigator on a number of grants, including multiple R01s from NIH.