Associate Professor Karin Verspoor

Research Interests

  • Bioinformatics and Computational Bioscience
  • Biomedical Natural Language Processing (Text Mining)
  • Health informatics (Biomedical ontologies)

Recent Publications

  1. Choi M, Zobel J, Verspoor C. A categorical analysis of coreference resolution errors in biomedical texts. Journal of Biomedical Informatics. Academic Press. 2016, Vol. 60.
  2. Li X, Verspoor C, Gray K, Barnett S. Analysing Health Professionals' Learning Interactions in an Online Social Network: A Longitudinal Study.. Stud Health Technol Inform. IOS Press. 2016, Vol. 227.
  3. Pang PC, Chang S, Verspoor C, Pearce J. Designing health websites based on users' web-based information-seeking behaviors: A mixed-method observational study. Journal of Medical Internet Research. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2016, Vol. 18, Issue 6.
  4. Verspoor C, Heo GE, Kang KY, Song M. Establishing a baseline for literature mining human genetic variants and their relationships to disease cohorts. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. Biomed Central. 2016, Vol. 16.
  5. Pang PC, Verspoor C, Pearce J, Chang S. Finding and Exploring Health Information with a Slider-Based User Interface.. Stud Health Technol Inform. IOS Press. 2016, Vol. 227.
  6. Li T, Kurgan L, Palade V, Goebel R, Holzinger A, Verspoor C, Wani MA. Preface. Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 14th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, ICMLA 2015. 2016.
  7. Ahamed T, Lederman R, Bosua R, Verspoor C, Buntine W, Hart G. Towards a Methodology for Nursing-Specific Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS). Journal of Decision Systems. HERMES Science Europe. 2016, Vol. 25.
  8. Ofoghi B, Mann M, Verspoor C. TOWARDS EARLY DISCOVERY OF SALIENT HEALTH THREATS: A SOCIAL MEDIA EMOTION CLASSIFICATION TECHNIQUE.. Pac Symp Biocomput. 2016, Vol. 21.
  9. Kahanda I, Funk CS, Ullah F, Verspoor C, Ben-Hur A. A close look at protein function prediction evaluation protocols. GIGASCIENCE. Biomed Central. 2015, Vol. 4.
  10. Li X, Gray K, Verspoor C, Barnett S. Analysing health professionals' learning interactions in online social networks: A social network analysis approach. 2015 Health Informatics New Zealand Conference (HiNZ). 2015.
  11. Groza T, Verspoor C. Assessing the Impact of Case Sensitivity and Term Information Gain on Biomedical Concept Recognition. PLOS ONE. Public Library of Science. 2015, Vol. 10, Issue 3.
  12. Ofoghi B, Verspoor C. Assessing the performance of American chief complaint classifiers on Victorian syndromic surveillance data. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 2015, Vol. 1468.
  13. Pang PCI, Verspoor C, Pearce J, Chang S. Better health explorer: Designing for health information seekers. OzCHI 2015: Being Human - Conference Proceedings. 2015.
  14. Pang PCI, Verspoor C, Chang S, Pearce J. Better health information exploration. ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. 2015, Vol. 07-December-2015.
  15. Pang PCI, Verspoor C, Chang S, Pearce J. Conceptualising health information seeking behaviours and exploratory search: result of a qualitative study. Health and Technology. 2015, Vol. 5, Issue 1.

Karin Verspoor

Level: 06 Room: 6.23
Doug Mcdonell Building, Parkville
University of Melbourne
3010 Australia

T: 8344 4902
E: karin.verspoor@unimelb.edu.au


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