Quality Enhancement Research Inititative

    Project: Research project

    Project Details

    Description

    Dr. Thompson will join the QUERI grant as a core part of the natural language processing (NLP) team. The NLP team will develop algorithms and software to extract information from colonoscopy procedure and pathology notes from across all VA medical centers. This information will be used to enable VA medical centers to implement the measurement and reporting of quality colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening, with a focus on adenoma detection rate (ADR). Dr. Thompson will be responsbile for participating in the design, implementation, and validation of the NLP software to be used for this purpose.
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date2/1/1611/17/17

    Funding

    • VA Salt Lake City Health Care System (Agreement 05/20/2016)

    Fingerprint

    Explore the research topics touched on by this project. These labels are generated based on the underlying awards/grants. Together they form a unique fingerprint.