John Strauss

Faculty Member

Professional Interests

  • Psychiatric applications for natural language processing and machine learning methods
  • Medical informatics
  • Clinical documentation
  • CPOE
  • Regional health information systems


Dr. Strauss is an author on 100+ peer reviewed publications, and in the decade since his academic appointment to the Department of Psychiatry in 2005, has received over $3.3M in research funding from CIHR, BBRF, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and others. His collaborations have crossed many disciplines including genetics, epigenetics, psychology, statistics, engineering and computer science. Further, he has a remarkable record of collaboration and research awards, including a recent award-winning large scale EMR implementation.

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