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Thomas
C
Rindflesch
,
PhD
Information Research Specialist
Location: 
38A
/
09N913
Phone Number: (
301
827-4997
Expertise and Research Interests: 

Dr. Rindflesch has a PhD in linguistics from the University of Minnesota and currently leads the Semantic Knowledge Representation project, which conducts research in natural language processing methodology and develops innovative applications for advanced access to information in MEDLINE citations.

Professional Organizations: 

He is a member of the American Medical Informatics Association, the Association for Computational Linguistics, and the Linguistic Society of America.

Honors and Awards: 

Dr. Rindflesch was elected a fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics in 2005. He was recognized with NLM Group Awards (with Olivier Bodenreider) in 2006 and with Marcelo Fiszman, Graciela Rosemblat, and Dongwook Shin in 2009. He received an NIH Director’s Award for mentoring in 2015.

Publications/Tools by Thomas Rindflesch: 
Workman E, Weir, C, Rindflesch TC. Differentiating Sense through Semantic Interaction Data. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2017 Feb 10;2016:1238-1247. eCollection 2016.
Kastrin A, Rindflesch TC, Hristovski D. Link prediction on a network of co-occurring MeSH terms: Towards literature-based discovery. Methods of Information in Medicine 55(4):340-6.
Hristovski D, Kastrin A, Dinevski D, Burgun A, Ziberna L, Rindflesch TC. Using Literature-Based Discovery to Explain Adverse Drug Effects. J Med Syst. 2016 Aug;40(8):185. doi: 10.1007/s10916-016-0544-z. Epub 2016 Jun 18.
Kilicoglu H, Rosemblat G, Fiszman M, Rindflesch TC. Sortal anaphora resolution to enhance relation extraction from biomedical literature. BMC Bioinformatics. 2016 Apr 14;17:163. doi: 10.1186/s12859-016-1009-6.
Workman TE, Fiszman M, Cairelli MJ, Nahl D, Rindflesch TC. Spark, an application based on Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery. J Biomed Inform. 2016 Apr;60:23-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2015.12.014. Epub 2015 Dec 28.
Kilicoglu H, Rosemblat G, Cairelli M, Rindflesch TC. A Compositional Interpretation of Biomedical Event Factuality. Proc of the Second Workshop on Extra-Propositional Aspects of Meaning in Computational Semantics (ExProM 2015).
Cairelli MJ, Fiszman M, Zhang H, Rindflesch TC. Networks of neuroinjury semantic predications to identify biomarkers for mild traumatic brain injury. J Biomed Semantics. 2015 May 18;6:25. doi: 10.1186/s13326-015-0022-4. eCollection 2015.
Cameron D, Kavuluru R, Rindflesch TC, Sheth AP, Thirunarayan K, Bodenreider O. Context-driven automatic subgraph creation for literature-based discovery. J Biomed Inform. 2015 Apr;54:141-57. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2015.01.014. Epub 2015 Feb 7.
Zhang R, Adam TJ, Simon G, Cairelli MJ, Rindflesch T, Pakhomov S, Melton GB. Mining Biomedical Literature to Explore Interactions between Cancer Drugs and Dietary Supplements. AMIA Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2015 Mar 23;2015:69-73. eCollection 2015.
Hristovski D, Dinevski D, Kastrin A, Rindflesch TC. Biomedical question answering using semantic relations. BMC Bioinformatics. 2015 Jan 16;16:6. doi: 10.1186/s12859-014-0365-3.

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