Author Archives: Hercules

About Hercules

I am a professor working at DSV-Stockholm University, I perform research in natural language processing and information retrieval, the last ten years I have been working on text mining on electronic patient records to build useful tools to improve health. Hercules homepage

Master thesis presentation at SHI 2022, Tromsø

Alexander Dolk presented his and Hjalmar Davidsen master thesis in form of a scientific paper with the title Evaluation of LIME and SHAP in Explaining Automatic ICD-10 Classifications of Swedish Gastrointestinal Discharge Summaries at the 18th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics, SHI … Continue reading

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Three papers accepted to the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP 2021, September 1-3, 2021, Bulgaria.

Three papers accepted to the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP 2021, September 1-3, 2021 in Varna, Bulgaria,from the Clinical Text Mining group at DSV:  Sonja Remmer, Anastasios Lamproudis and Hercules Dalianis.Multi-label Diagnosis Classification of Swedish Discharge … Continue reading

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Prof. Anna Dreber talk on (Predicting) replication outcomes, May 12, 2021

Speaker: Anna Dreber, professor, Stockholm School of Economics Title: (Predicting) replication outcomes AbstractWhy are there so many false positive results in the published scientific literature? And what is the actual share of results that do not replicate in different literatures … Continue reading

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Three papers accepted to NoDaLiDa 2021

Three papers from the Clinical Text Mining group accepted to the Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics, NoDaLiDa 2021, Applying and Sharing pre-trained BERT-models for Named Entity Recognition and Classification in Swedish Electronic Patient Records by Mila Grancharova and Hercules Dalianis. Creating and … Continue reading

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ClinCode project funded by the Research Council of Norway for automatic ICD-10 coding

The project ClinCode – Computer-Assisted Clinical ICD-10 Coding for improving efficiency and quality in healthcare has been funded by Research Council of Norway for 2021-2023 at the Norwegian Centre for E-health Research in Tromsø. ClinCode will be using both Norwegian and … Continue reading

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Talk by Alberto Blanco Garcés with the title Multi-label deep neural classification of health records in Spanish

Alberto Blanco Garcés visitor at DSV/Stockholm university from the University of the Basque country gave today a Zoomtalk with the title Multi-label deep neural classification of health records in Spanish.    Abstract The seminar is about clinical text mining, a … Continue reading

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Ny lärobok i Medicinsk informatik 2021

Ny lärobok i Medicinsk informatik, Liber (2021) av Göran Petersson, Martin Rydmark, Anders Thurin redaktörer, och ett stort antal med författare. Ett kapitel Textanalys, skrevs av Hercules Dalianis och Sumithra Velupillai. Bläddra i Smakprov här  och se innehållet i de 31 … Continue reading

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Rebecka Weegar’s defence of her PhD-thesis “Mining Clinical Text in Cancer Care”

Rebecka Weegar defended today January 27, 2020, successfully her PhD thesis , with the title Mining Clinical Text in Cancer Care. Opponent were Associate professor Lilja Øvrelid at Department of Informatics University of Oslo.

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