Congratulations to our own PhD students Wenjie Wang and Yeongjin Gwon, each of whom received the IBM Best Paper Award at NESS 2017!

Wenjie presented his paper ““Extended Cox Model by ECM Algorithm for Uncertain Survival Records Due to Imperfect Data Integration,” which he coauthored with faculty members Professor Kun Chen and Professor Jun Yan.

Yeongjin’s paper ““Network Meta-Regression for Ordinal Outcomes: Applications in Comparing Crohns Disease Treatments” was coauthored with Professor Ming-Hui Chen, as well as May Mo, Juan Li, H. Xia Amy, Joseph Ibrahim.