Juan Chaparro, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Contact Information

jchaparro@ucsd.edu
Office - (858) 822-6571


Research Interests

  • Clinical decision support
  • Natural language processing
  • Electronic Health Records Design and Optimization
  • Data mining from social media

Selected Publications/ Presentations

  • Doan, S., Maehara, C. K., Chaparro, J. D., Lu, S., Liu, R., Graham, A., . . . Tremoulet, A. H. (2016). Building a Natural Language Processing Tool to Identify Patients with High Clinical Suspicion for Kawasaki Disease from Emergency Department Notes. Acad Emerg Med Academic Emergency Medicine. doi:10.1111/acem.12925.
  • Ed Quigley Clinical Research Symposium. Outstanding Abstract Award. "Building a Natural Language Processing Tool to Identify Patients with High Suspicion for Kawasaki Disease". Nov 5,2015.
  • Resident Conference. Rady Children's Hospital San Diego. "Clinical Informatics and Applications in Pediatrics" April 22, 2016.

Education

  • MD, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
  • BS - Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
  • MS- Clinical Research, University of California San Dieg

Training

  • Internship/Residency – Pediatrics, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Fellowship – Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rady Children’s Hospital, University of California San Diego
  • Fellowship - Clinical Informatics, Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California San Diego