The EMR data are uniquely powerful yet far underutilized data resources.
The data contain patient registries, treatments, clinical outcome, patient
history, comorbidities, concomitant medication etc. The purpose of our
research is to utilize EMR data to improve clinical research efficiency.
In this talk, we focus on 3 research topics: 1, Individualized treatment
recommendation. 2, Proactive patient population identification. 3.
Augmented control trials. These three topics are connected and they
provide a general framework on use EMR data in clinical research from
hypothesis generating to confirmative trial design.