[Paper] Sept 2022. Paper accepted to ICDM 2022. This is my first last-author paper and I'm thrilled for the first-author Ramesh!

[Talk] August 2022. Gave a contributed talk at the epiDAMIK workshop at KDD 2022.

[Papers] August 2022. Two papers accepted to CIKM 2022.

[Talk] July 2022. Gave an invited talk at Tufts University.

[Talk] July 2022. Gave an invited talk at the University of Rochester.

[Workshop] July 2022. Organizing a workshop at NeurIPS 2022 this year on Learning from Time Series for Health.

[Talk] July 2022. Giving a talk at MIT's Large Language Model working group on constructing datasets with LLMs, hosted by Yoon Kim.

[Service] July 2022. I am serving on the program committee for AAAI 2023.

[Talk] June 2022. I gave an invited talk at Google Research's Responsible AI seminar series.

[Paper] June 2022. I'll be presenting a workshop paper at KDD 2022. Let's chat in DC!

[Workshop] May 2022. I've been invited to attend the MIT IDSS Workshop on Sustainability, Just Transitions, and Systemic Racism.

[Paper] April 2022. Our paper on Fair Explainability was accepted to FAccT 2022.

[Paper] April 2022. Our paper TWEET-FID: An Annotated Dataset for Multiple Foodborne Illness Detection Tasks was accepted to LREC 2022.

[Talk] April 2022. I've been invited to give a talk at MIT Horizons on Building Safe AI Systems for Health.

[Workshop] April 2022. I've been invited to attend the NSF Rules of Life Workshop.

[Paper] Feb 2022. Our paper ToxiGen: Controlling Language Models to Generate Implied and Adversarial Toxicity was accepted to ACL 2022.

[New job] Jan 2022. Started at MIT as a postdoc.

[Paper] Dec 2021. Our paper Positive Unlabeled Learning with a Sequential Selection Bias was accepted to SDM 2022.

[Paper] Dec 2021. Our paper Recovering the Propensity Score from Biased Positive Unlabeled Data was accepted to AAAI 2022.

[Event] Successfully defended my dissertation Prediction and Observation Timing in Time Series Classification. Thanks to my committee, Elke Rundensteiner, Xiangnan Kong, Randy Paffenroth, and Jenna Wiens!

[Papers] Oct 2021. Two papers accepted to IEEE BigData 2021.

[PC] Oct 2021. PC for ACL 2022 and NAACL 2022.

[Paper] Sep 2021. Our paper Recurrent Bayesian Classifier Chains for Exact Multi-Label Classification was accepted at NeurIPS 2021.

[PC] Aug 2021. PC for AAAI 2022.

[Paper] Aug 2021. Our paper Learning Saliency Maps for Deep Time Series Classifiers was accepted at CIKM 2021.

[Paper] May 2021. Our paper Energy-Efficient Models for High-Dimensional Spike Train Classification using Sparse Spiking Neural Networks was accepted at KDD 2021.

[PC] Apr 2021. PC for EMNLP 2021.

[PC] Jan 2021. PC for ICCV 2021.

[PC] Jan 2021. PC for ACL 2021.

[Paper] December 2020. Our paper Semi-Supervised Knowledge Amalgamation for Sequence Classification was accepted at AAAI 2021.

[News] Dec 2020. I am joining Microsoft next summer as a PhD intern.

[News] Dec 2020. I volunteered at NeurIPS 2020.

[PC] Nov 2020. PC for CVPR 2021.

[Paper] Oct 2020. Our paper Learning Similarity-Preserving Meta-Embedding for Text Mining was accepted at IEEE BigData 2020.

[Talk] Oct 2020. I gave a talk at the Computational Sustainability Doctoral Consortium in October.

[Talk] Sep 2020. I gave a talk on my research at Harvard University.

[Award] Sep 2020. I was awarded the CIKM Travel Grant from ACM.

[PC] Aug 2020. PC for AAAI 2021.

[Award] Aug 2020. I was been awarded the KDD Travel Grant this year from ACM and the NSF.

[Paper] Jul 2020. Our paper Learning to Selectively Update State Neurons in Recurrent Networks was accepted at CIKM 2020.

[Talk] Jun 2020. I gave a talk on my research at Florida State University.

[Paper] May 2020. Our paper Recurrent Halting Chain for Early Multi-label Classification was accepted at KDD 2020.

[Paper] Apr 2020. Our paper Human Attention Maps for Text Classification: Do Humans and Neural Networks Focus on the Same Words? was accepted at ACL 2020.

[Award] Feb 2020. Our paper at HEALTHINF this year was awarded best poster.

[Paper] Dec 2019. Our paper Clinical Performance Evaluation of a Machine Learning System for Predicting Hospital-Acquired Clostridium Difficile Infection was accepted at HEALTHINF 2020.

[Paper] Oct 2019. Our paper Patient-Level Classification of Clinical Note Sequences Guided by Attributed Hierarchical Attention was accepted to IEEE BigData 2019.

[Paper] Oct 2019. Our paper Learning Temporal Relevance in Longitudinal Medical Notes was accepted to IEEE BigData 2019.

[Talk] Sep 2019. I presented some of my work at the University of Minnesota Workshop on Recent Progress in Foundational Data Science.

[Event] Aug 2019. I attended Big Data 2019 at Harvard University.

[Talk] Aug 2019. I attended KDD 2019 and presented our paper.

[Talk] May 2019. I presented some of my work at the New England Machine Learning Day.

[Paper] Apr 2019. Our paper Adaptive-Halting Policy Network for Early Classification was accepted at KDD 2019.

[Award] Apr 2019. I won first place in WPI’s annual graduate research showcase.

[Paper] Mar 2019. Our paper Comparing General and Locally-Learned Word Embeddings for Clinical Text Mining was accepted to the IEEE BHI.

[Event] Jan 2019. I attended the Geometric Analysis Approach to AI Workshop at Harvard University.

[News] Nov 2018. I defended my Master’s Thesis: Adaptively-Halting RNN for Tunable Early Classification of Time Series.

[News] Sep 2018. I began a year-long collaboration with UMass Medical School.

[News] Aug 2018. Two of my advised undegrads presented their summer project at the REU symposium in Washington, D.C.

[Award] Apr 2018. I was awarded the WPI Data Science Citizen Award for driving community growth in our department.

[Talk] Jan 2018. I presented our paper “Early Prediction of MRSA Infections Using Electronic Health Records” at HEALTHINF 2018 in Madeira, Funchal.

[Award] Dec 2017. Our paper Early Prediction of MRSA Infections Using Electronic Health Records was nominated for the HEALTHINF 2018 best student paper award.

[Paper] Oct 2017. Our paper Early Prediction of MRSA Infections Using Electronic Health Records was accepted to HEALTHINF 2018.

[Paper] Jun 2017. Our paper CREST - Risk Prediction for Clostridium Difficile Infection Using Multimodal Data Mining was accepted to ECML-PKDD 2017.

[Award] May 2017. I was awarded the WPI Data Science Citizen Award for driving community growth in our department.

[Award] Feb 2017. I presented joint work with Cansu Sen at the WPI Graduate Research and Innovation Exchange and received the People’s Choice award.