• 3364 Citations
20052023
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Research Interests

Abel Kho received his MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed a residency and Chief residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He completed a NLM/NIH fellowship in Medical Informatics at the Regenstrief Institute before joining the faculty at Northwestern University. Abel is Associate Professor of Medicine and Preventive Medicine in the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and Director of the Center for Health Information Partnerships (CHiP www.healthinformationforall.org). He has served as PI for several regional or national projects including the ONC funded Chicago Health IT Regional Extension Center (www.chitrec.org), the PCORI funded Chicago Area Patient Centered Outcomes Research Network (http://capricorncdrn.org/), and the AHRQ funded Health Hearts in the Heartland consortium (http://www.healthyheartsintheheartland.org/) within the EvidenceNOW initiative. His research focuses on developing regional Electronic Health Record (EHR) enabled data sharing platforms for a range of health applications including high throughput phenotyping, cohort discovery, estimating population level disease burden, and quality improvement.

Certifications and Licenses

Internal Medicine

Training Experience

2003Residency, Univ. of Wisconsin Hospital

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

… → 1999

Research interests

  • Genomics
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Informatics

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Grants 2006 2023

Computer Simulation
Medical Records
Autoimmune Diseases
Precision Medicine
Electronic Health Records

NOFA Costs

Kho, A. N.

Pew Charitable Trusts

5/15/198/14/20

Project: Research project

Data structures
Costs
Standardization
Data structures
Availability

Research Output 2005 2019

Assessing the concordance of clinical classification criteria for lupus between electronic health records and a physician curated registry

Walunas, T. L., Ghosh, A. S., Pacheco, J. A., Jackson, K. L., Chung, A. H., Erickson, D. L., Mancera-Cuevas, K., Ramsey-Goldman, R. & Kho, A. N., Aug 21 2019, MEDINFO 2019: Health and Wellbeing e-Networks for All - Proceedings of the 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics. Seroussi, B., Ohno-Machado, L., Ohno-Machado, L. & Seroussi, B. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 1466-1467 2 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 264).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electronic Health Records
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Registries
Health
Physicians
1 Citation (Scopus)

A trans-ethnic genome-wide association study of uterine fibroids

Edwards, T. L., Giri, A., Hellwege, J. N., Hartmann, K. E., Stewart, E. A., Jeff, J. M., Bray, M. J., Pendergrass, S. A., Torstenson, E. S., Keaton, J. M., Jones, S. H., Gogoi, R. P., Kuivaniemi, H., Jackson, K. L., Kho, A. N., Kullo, I. J., McCarty, C. A., Im, H. K., Pacheco, J. A., Pathak, J. & 7 others, Williams, M. S., Tromp, G., Kenny, E. E., Peissig, P. L., Denny, J. C., Roden, D. M. & Edwards, D. R. V., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, JUN, 511.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Genome-Wide Association Study
Leiomyoma
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Meta-Analysis
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 10

CP tensor decomposition with cannot-link intermode constraints

Henderson, J., Malin, B. A., Denny, J. C., Kho, A. N., Sun, J., Ghosh, J. & Ho, J. C., Jan 1 2019, SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, SDM 2019. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Publications, p. 711-719 9 p. (SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, SDM 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tensors
Factorization
Decomposition
Labels
Experiments
2 Citations (Scopus)
Acute Kidney Injury
Intensive Care Units
Critical Care
Creatinine
Logistic Models
3 Citations (Scopus)

A case study evaluating the portability of an executable computable phenotype algorithm across multiple institutions and electronic health record environments

Pacheco, J. A., Rasmussen, L. V., Kiefer, R. C., Campion, T. R., Speltz, P., Carroll, R. J., Stallings, S. C., Mo, H., Ahuja, M., Jiang, G., LaRose, E. R., Peissig, P. L., Shang, N., Benoit, B., Gainer, V. S., Borthwick, K., Jackson, K. L., Sharma, A., Wu, A. Y., Kho, A. N. & 4 others, Roden, D. M., Pathak, J., Denny, J. C. & Thompson, W. K., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 25, 11, p. 1540-1546 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electronic Health Records
Phenotype
Genomics
Prostatic Hyperplasia