Hui Shao

Hui Shao, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Business Phone: (352) 294-8323
Business Email: hui.shao@ufl.edu

About Hui Shao

Hui Shao is currently an assistant professor at the University of Florida’s College of Pharmacy, within the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy. One of his core research areas is predictive modeling, using advanced machine learning, microsimulation, and econometrics method to build valid predictive models to resolve real-world issues. Hui is one of the original developer of the Building, Relating, Assessing, and Validating Outcomes (BRAVO) diabetes model, which is the first person-level microsimulation model predicting the progression of diabetes based on individuals’ characteristics and treatment regimen, in the U.S. Hui is currently working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on multiple projects, oversees the development process of several national diabetes/prediabetes predictive models.

Accomplishments

Kaafee Billah Early Career Researcher Award
2020 · Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Early Career Innovator Award
2019 · Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Adjunct Professor
2017-Current · Tulane University, School of Public health and Tropical Medicine, Department of Health Policy and Management
Honored Award
2017 · Patient Access Network (PAN)
Best Student Podium
2016 · ISPOR, Washington DC
Best Student Poster
2014 · Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, San Diego
Dean of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Award
2013 · Tulane University

Research Profile

Research interests: Diabetes, Disease Progression Modeling/Simulation, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Health Technology Assessment/ Policy Evaluation, Advanced Econometrics

Grants

Sep 2020 ACTIVE
Using Real-world Data to Assess the Burden of Diabetes in Children and Adolescents in Florida
CTRS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION ·
Jun 2020 ACTIVE
CDC IPA – Assignment Agreement 20IPA2008335DPG
CTRS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION · Principal Investigator

Education

Ph.D.
2017 · Tulane University
MHA
2012 · Shandong University
M.D.
2010 · Shandong University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-8323
Emails:
Business:
hui.shao@ufl.edu

Recent news

Dr. Hui Shao earns Early Career Award from CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, Health Economics Research Group bestowed Hui Shao, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy, with the Kaafee Billah…