Undergraduate education

University of Pennsylvania, BA, BS, 2007

Years in MSTP

2007-2016

PhD

Computer sciences, 2014

Mentor

David Page, PhD

Thesis title

Statistical Timeline Analysis for Electronic Health Records

Current position

Assistant professor, Department of Health Informatics, Carnegie Mellon University, Heinz College

PhD publications

Weiss J, Kuusisto F, Boyd K, Liu J, Page D. Machine Learning for Treatment Assignment: Improving Individualized Risk Attribution. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2015 Nov 5;2015:1306-15. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26958271; PMCID: PMC4765638.

Weiss JC, Natarajan S, Peissig PL, McCarty C, Page D. Machine Learning for Personalized Medicine: Predicting Primary Myocardial Infarction from Electronic Health Records. AI Magazine. 2012 Dec;33(4):33-45.

Weiss J, Natarajan S, Page D. Multiplicative Forests for Continuous-Time Processes. Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS). 2012 Dec; 25;467-475.

Weiss JC, Natarajan S, Peissig P, McCarty C, Page CD. Statistical Relational Learning to Predict Primary Myocardial Infarction from Electronic Health Records. 2012 July. Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth IAAI Conference.

Weiss JC, Page CD. Forest-based point processes for event prediction from electronic health records. In Blockeel H, Kersting K, Nijssen S, Zelezny F (eds.), Machine Learning and Knowledge and Discovery in Databases. Berlin, Germany: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 2013: 547-562).