HS 619

Natural Language Processing for Healthcare

In this course, students will learn the basics of natural language processing (NLP) in order to effectively process and analyze clinical text from charts, notes, and other written documentation. Students will also work with software libraries that perform both clinical and non-clinical NLP. The course ends with a brief review of the current state of the art, including discussions of the latest NLP technologies.

Prerequisite: HS 611 with a minimum grade of B- and HS 614 with a minimum grade of B-

Restriction: Degree restricted to Master of Science
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