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Olivier Bodenreider is a Senior Scientist and Chief of the Cognitive Science Branch of the Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications at the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Dr. Bodenreider is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics. He received an MD degree from the University of Strasbourg, France in 1990, and a PhD in Medical Informatics from the University of Nancy, France in 1993. Before joining NLM in 1996, he was assistant professor for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics at the University of Nancy, France, Medical School.

His research focuses on terminology and ontology in the biomedical domain, both from a theoretical perspective (quality assurance, interoperability) and in their application to natural language processing, knowledge discovery, and information integration.

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Dr. Bodenreider is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics.

Publications/Tools by Olivier Bodenreider: 
Bodenreider O. A Semantic Navigation Tool for the UMLS AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2000;: 971.
Srinivasan P, Mitchell JA, Bodenreider O, Pant G, Menczer F. Web Crawling Agents for Retrieving Biomedical Information Proc. of the International Workshop on Bioinformatics and Multi-Agent Systems (BIXMAS). 2002 Jul.
Bodenreider O. Comment les Usagers Accedent a l'Information Medicale Aux USA: l'Exemple de MEDLINEplus [How Consumers Access Health Information in the USA: The MEDLINEplus Example] Innovation et Technologie en Biologie et Medecine. 2000;21(5):286-90.
Bodenreider O, Mitchell JA, McCray AT. Biomedical Ontologies Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing: World Scientific. 2003;:562-564.
Bodenreider O, Zweigenbaum P. Strategies d'Identification des Noms Propres a Partir de Nomenclatures Medicales Paralleles Traitement Automatique des Langues. 2000;41(3):727-757.
Kayaalp M, Aronson AR, Humphrey SM, Ide NC, Tanabe LK, Smith LH, Demner-Fushman D, Loane RF, Mork JG, Bodenreider O. Methods for accurate retrieval of MEDLINE citations in functional genomics. The Twelfth Text Retrieval Conference (TREC 2003). 2003:441-50.
Bodenreider O, Burgun A, Rindflesch TC. Assessing the Consistency of a Biomedical Terminology Through Lexical Knowledge Int J Med Inf. 2002 Dec 4;67(1-3):85-95.
Burgun A, Bodenreider O, Le Duff F, Moussouni F, Loreal O. Representation of roles in biomedical ontologies: a case study in functional genomics. Proc AMIA Symp. 2002:86-90.
Burgun A, Bodenreider O. Mapping the UMLS Semantic Network into General Ontologies Proc AMIA Symp. 2001:81-5.
McCray AT, Bodenreider O, Malley JD, Browne AC. Evaluating UMLS Strings for Natural Language Processing AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2001;():448-52.