Fabrício Kury

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Fabrício Kury
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Biomedical Informatics
Columbia University

Fabrício Kury is a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at the Department of Biomedical Informatics of Columbia University, focused on bridging the free text of clinical trial protocols, particularly their eligibility criteria, to equivalent queries and complete studies using observational health record databases.

He graduated in Medicine at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and, before joining Columbia, was a postdoc at the Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications at the U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. At Lister Hill Center he worked with generating medical evidence using EHR and claims databases; mapping and appraising medical terminologies, particularly in the context of prescription drugs; as well as analyzing the financial outcomes of Medicare Accountable Care Organizations.

Baik SH, Kury FSP, McDonald CJ (2017). Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease Among Senior Medicare Beneficiaries Treated With Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology. https://goo.gl/6Lk36D

Kury FSP, Baik SH, McDonald CJ (2017). Cardioprotective Drugs and Incident Dementias in Medicare’s Big Data. AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium. [Presentation] https://goo.gl/k4hDmg

Kury F, Bodenreider O (2017). Mapping U.S. FDA National Drug Codes to Anatomical-Therapeutic-Chemical Classes using RxNorm. AMIA 2017 Annual Symposium. https://goo.gl/1JUZER

Kury F, Bodenreider O (2016). Desiderata for Drug Classification Systems for their Use in Analyzing Large Drug Prescription Datasets. 3rd Worksh. on Data Mining in Med. Inform. https://goo.gl/7oNrPt

Kury F, Huser V, Cimino J (2015). Reproducing a Prospective Clinical Study as a Computational Retrospective Study in MIMIC-II. AMIA 2015 Annual Symposium. https://goo.gl/TQKLmF

Kury F, Huser V (2015). Converting the data in the U.S. CMS Virtual Research Data Center to the OHDSI Common Data Model version 5. 1st OHDSI Annual Symposium (2015). https://goo.gl/813CcE

Kury F, Cimino J (2015). Computationally Comparing and Analyzing All Published Scoring Systems for Diagnosis of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation. MEDINFO 2015. https://goo.gl/Q27n85