overview

My research focuses on the data science of using massive secondary datasets to address specific questions in social, beharvioural, economic, and health sciences. Some refer to this relatively new field as population informatics.

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Academic Articles29
  • Wagle, N. S., Park, S., Washburn, D., Ohsfeldt, R. L., Rich, N. E., Singal, A. G., & Kum, H. (2022). Racial, Ethnic, and Socioeconomic Disparities in Curative Treatment Receipt and Survival in Hepatocellular Carcinoma.. Hepatol Commun. 6(5), 1186-1197.
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  • Schmit, C., Giannouchos, T., Ramezani, M., Zheng, Q. i., Morrisey, M., & Kum, H. (2021). US Privacy Laws Go Against Public Preferences: Impeding Public Health and Research (Preprint). Journal of Medical Internet Research. 23(7), e25266.
  • Park, S., Kum, H., Morrisey, M. A., Zheng, Q. i., & Lawley, M. A. (2021). Adherence to Telemonitoring Therapy for Medicaid Patients With Hypertension: Case Study.. J Med Internet Res. (9), e29018.
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  • Kim, J., Trueblood, A. B., Kum, H., & Shipp, E. M. (2021). Crash narrative classification: Identifying agricultural crashes using machine learning with curated keywords.. Traffic Inj Prev. 22(1), 74-78.
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  • Schmit, C., Ajayi, K. V., Ferdinand, A. O., Giannouchos, T., Ilangovan, G., Nowell, W. B., & Kum, H. (2020). Communicating With Patients About Software for Enhancing Privacy in Secondary Database Research Involving Record Linkage: Delphi Study.. J Med Internet Res. 22(12), e20783-e20783.
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Chapters4
  • Kum, H., Ahalt, S., & Pathak, D. (2013). Privacy-Preserving Data Integration Using Decoupled Data. Security and Privacy in Social Networks. 225-253. Springer New York.
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  • Kum, H., Chang, J. H., & Wang, W. (2007). Intelligent Sequential Mining Via Alignment: Optimization Techniques for Very Large DB. ALGORITHMS AND DATA STRUCTURES, PROCEEDINGS. Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. 587-597. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
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  • Kum, H. C., Paulsen, S., & Wang, W. (2005). Comparative study of sequential pattern mining models. Studies in Computational Intelligence. Lin, T. Y., Ohsuga, S., Liau, C. J., Hu, X., & Tsumoto, S. (Eds.), Foundations of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. 43-70. Springer Science & Business Media.
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  • Nyland, L., Prins, J., Yun, R. H., Hermans, J., Kum, H., & Wang, L. (1998). Modeling dynamic load balancing in molecular dynamics to achieve scalable parallel execution. ALGORITHMS AND DATA STRUCTURES, PROCEEDINGS. Solving Irregularly Structured Problems in Parallel. 356-365. Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
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Conference Papers8
  • Ragan, E. D., Kum, H., Ilangovan, G., & Wang, H. (2018). Balancing Privacy and Information Disclosure in Interactive Record Linkage with Visual Masking. Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI '18: CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2018-April, 1-12.
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  • Kum, H., & Ohsfeldt, R. (2016). COMPARISON OF DATA TO DECISION MODELS FOR A DATA CONSORTIA. Value in Health. 19(3), A82-A82.
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  • Goyal, R. K., Domino, M. E., Wells, R. S., Kum, H. C., & Hillemeier, M. M. (2014). Do Children With Special Needs Receiving Care Coordination Have Greater Access To Primary Care?. Value in Health. 17(3), A146-A146.
  • Kum, H., Krishnamurthy, A., Pathak, D., Reiter, M. K., & Ahalt, S. (2013). Secure Decoupled Linkage (SDLink) system for building a social genome. 2013 IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Big Data. 7-11.
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  • Rajasekar, A., Sankaran, S., Lander, H., Carsey, T., Crabtree, J., Kum, H., ... Zhan, J. (2013). Sociometric Methods for Relevancy Analysis of Long Tail Science Data. 2013 International Conference on Social Computing, 2013 International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom). 1-6.
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Repository Documents / Preprints3
  • Park, S., Kum, H., Morrisey, M. A., Zheng, Q. i., & Lawley, M. A. (2021). Adherence to Telemonitoring Therapy for Medicaid Patients With Hypertension: Case Study (Preprint).
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  • Schmit, C., Giannouchos, T., Ramezani, M., Zheng, Q. i., Morrisey, M., & Kum, H. (2020). US Privacy Laws Go Against Public Preferences: Impeding Public Health and Research (Preprint).
  • Schmit, C., Ajayi, K. V., Ferdinand, A. O., Giannouchos, T., Ilangovan, G., Nowell, W. B., & Kum, H. (2020). Communicating With Patients About Software for Enhancing Privacy in Secondary Database Research Involving Record Linkage: Delphi Study (Preprint).
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Internet Publications1
  • Schmit, C., Larson, B. N., & Kum, H. (2021). Data privacy laws in the US protect profit but prevent sharing data for public good – people want the opposite. - An article submitted to The Conversation
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chaired theses and dissertations
Email
kum@tamu.edu
First Name
Hye Chung
Last Name
Kum
mailing address
Texas A&M Health Science Center; Health Policy And Management; 1266 TAMUS
College Station, TX 77843-1266
USA