Hui Hu

Hui Hu, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department: PHHP-COM EPIDEMIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 294-5944
Business Email: huihu@ufl.edu

About Hui Hu

Dr. Hu received his PhD in Epidemiology at the University of Florida in 2016. As an environmental epidemiologist with specializations in spatial analyses and health data science, Dr. Hu’s research interests focus on the development of exposome data integration and machine learning algorithms to better discover actionable patterns from big population health data. His research considers the totality of the biological, lifestyle, and environmental factors that impacts population health and provides personalized insights and recommendations that allow individuals and neighborhoods to improve their health and wellness.

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-7482-9060

Areas of Interest
  • Environmental, Cardiovascular, and Perinatal Epidemiology
  • Exposome
  • Health Disparities
  • Integration of Multi-Type, Multi-Scale Health Data
  • Machine Learning
  • Precision Health

Publications

2020 Menopause-the Journal of the North American Menopause Society
2020 Statistical Methods for Global Health and Epidemiology
2014 Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health

Grants

Aug 2020 ACTIVE
The External Exposome and COVID-19 Severity
NATL INST OF HLTH NIEHS · Principal Investigator
May 2020 ACTIVE
Spatiotemporal analysis of HIV health and quality of life outcomes in Florida
FL DEPT OF HLTH ·
Dec 2019 ACTIVE
Artificial Intelligence-aided Personalization on Dual Antiplatelet Therapy for Patients Underwent Coronary Stent Implantation Using Large-scale Electronic Health Records
UNIV OF TEXAS HLTH SCI CTR HOUSTON ·
Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Florida Development in Early Childhood: Adversity and Drug Exposure (FL-DECADE) Study
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA ·
Sep 2018 – Aug 2020
Identifying patterns of human polysubstance use to guidedevelopment of rodent models
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDA ·
Sep 2018 – Aug 2019
Prescription Drug Overdose: Prevention for States (CE15-1501) Year 4
WEST VIRGINIA UNIV RES CORP ·
May 2018 – Mar 2020
Spatiotemporal analysis of HIV drug resistance in Florida
FL DEPT OF HLTH ·
Jan 2018 – Jun 2019
ECHO Type 1 Diabetes: A Feasibility and Planning Proposal
HELMSLEY CHARITABLE TRUST, LEONA & HARRY · Project Manager
Sep 2017 – Aug 2018
Prescription Drug Overdose: Prevention for States
WEST VIRGINIA UNIV RES CORP · Project Manager
Jul 2017 ACTIVE
The Total Environment and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: A Precision Public Health Approach
AMER HEART ASSOCIATION · Principal Investigator

Education

PhD in Epidemiology
2012-2016 · University of Florida

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5944
Emails:
Business:
huihu@ufl.edu