Primary Faculty

All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Rebecca S. Jacobson, MD, MS

Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics,
Director, Biomedical Informatics Graduate Training Program
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Natural Language Processing, Deep Phenotyping, Information Extraction, Cancer Informatics, Clinical Research Informatics, Translational Informatics, Learning Health Systems, Personalized Medicine, Federated Data and Tissue Sharing

Xia Jiang, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Biomedical Informatics Training Program Core Faculty
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Dr. Jiang has over 13 years of teaching and research experience in Bayesian Network modeling, machine learning, and algorithm design. She is the coauthor of the book “Probabilistic Methods for Financial and Marketing Informatics” published by Morgan Kaufmann in 2007 ( She is currently focusing on developing novel algorithms/systems that improve the computational efficiency of high-dimensional data analysis, and network modeling of cancer genome data.