Atif Khan
PhD Candidate
David R. Cheriton
School of Computer Science

University of Waterloo
200 University Ave W
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
N2L 3G1
Office: DC 3332
Phone: 519-888-4567 x33419
Email: atif.khan@uwaterloo.ca

Research Group Affiliations
  • CrySP* (Cryptography, Security, and Privacy) Research Group
  • CHIL (Computational Health Informatics Lab)
  • WHISTL (Waterloo Health Information Systems and Technology Lab)
Teaching Invited Talks Guest Lectures & Seminars Journal Publications
  1. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Robin Cohen
    "Validation of an Ontological Medical Decision Support System for Patient Treatment Using a Repository of Patient Data: Insights into the Value of Machine Learning"
    ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST) - Special Issue on Intelligent Systems for Health Informatics. Vol. 4, No. 4, 2013 (link). bib
Peer-reviewed Conference & Workshop Publications
  1. Taraneh Khazae, Lu Xiao, Robert Mercer, and Atif Khan.
    "Privacy Preference Inference via Collaborative Filtering"
    AAAI - ICWSM 2016 The 10th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, Cologne Germany May 17-20 2106 bib
  2. Taraneh Khazae, Lu Xiao, Robert Mercer, and Atif Khan.
    "Privacy Behaviour and Profile Configuration in Twitter"
    MSM 2016 7th International Workshop on Modeling Social Media - Behavioral Analytics in Social Media, Big Data and the Web 2016, Montreal, Canada - April 2016 bib
  3. Taraneh Khazae, Lu Xiao, Robert Mercer, and Atif Khan.
    "Detecting Privacy Preferences from Online Social Footprints: A Literature Review"
    iSchools iConference 2016 Philadelphia, PA, USA - March 20-23, 2016 bib
  4. Taraneh Khazae, Lu Xiao, Robert Mercer, and Atif Khan.
    "Social Computing and Intelligence: Opportunities for the Public and the Enterprise"
    IBM CASCON 2015 IBM CASCON 2015, Markham, Ontario, Canada - November 2-4, 2015. bib
  5. Atif Khan and Ian McKillop.
    "Privacy-centric Access Control for Distributed Heterogeneous Medical Information Systems"
    IEEE ICHI 2013 International Conference on Healthcare Informatics 2013, Philadelphia, PA, USA - September 09-11 2013. bib
  6. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Robin Cohen, Dan Lizotte.
    "Integrating Machine Learning into a Medical Decision Support System to Address the Problem of Missing Patient Data"
    IEEE ICMLA 2012 11th International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, Boca Raton, Florida, USA - December 12-15 2012. bib
  7. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Robin Cohen, Dan Lizotte.
    "A Hybrid Design for Medical Decision Support using Data Mining to Impute Missing Data"
    ACM HI-KDD 2012 - ACM Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Workshop on Health Informatics, Beijing China - August 12-16 2012. bib
  8. John Doucette, Atif Khan, Robin Cohen, Dan Lizotte.
    "A Framework for AI-Based Clinical Decision Support that is Patient-Centric and Evidence-Based"
    NetMed 2012 - 1st International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and NetMedicine, Montpellier France - August 27th 2012. bib
  9. John Doucette, Atif Khan, Robin Cohen.
    "A Comparative Evaluation of an Ontological Medical Decision Support System (OMeD) for Critical Environments"
    ACM IHI 2012 - 2nd ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium, Miami, Florida, USA - January 28-30, 2012 bib
  10. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Robin Cohen.
    "An Ontological Approach for Querying Distributed Heterogeneous Information Systems"
    CSWS2011 - The 3rd Canadian Semantic Web Symposium, Vancouver, Canada - August 5th, 2011 bib
  11. Atif Khan, Helen Chen, Ian McKillop.
    "A Semantic Approach to Secure Electronic Patient Information Exchange in Distributed Environments."*
    NEDSI 2011 - Northeast Decision Sciences Institute 2011 Annual Conference Montreal, Canada - April 14-16, 2011 bib
    *received best paper award.
  12. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Changjiu Jin, Lijie Fu, Robin Cohen.
    "An Ontological Approach to Data Mining for Emergency Medicine."
    NEDSI 2011 - Northeast Decision Sciences Institute 2011 Annual Conference Montreal, Canada - April 14-16, 2011 bib
Posters & Presentations
  1. Taraneh Khazae, Lu Xiao, Robert Mercer, and Atif Khan
    " Modelling Social Privacy Behavior in Twitter Data"
    2nd Annual International Conference on Computational Social Science Evanston, IL, USA 2016
  2. Atif Khan, John Doucette, and Robin Cohen
    "Holmes – Hybrid Ontological & Learning MEdical System Decision Support System"
    hSITE Annual Research Review (ARR) June 4 & 5, 2012 Montreal, QC 2012 (PDF, abstract)
  3. Atif Khan, Ian McKillop, Helen Chen
    "Consent-based Electronic Patient Information Exchange"
    Doctoral Consortium, IHI 2012- 2nd ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium - 2012 (PDF)
  4. John Doucette, Atif Khan, and Robin Cohen
    "A Comparative Evaluation of an Ontological Medical Decision Support System (OMeD)"
    IHI 2012- 2nd ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium - 2012 (PDF)
  5. Atif Khan, Ian McKillop, Helen Chen
    "Consent-based Electronic Patient Information Exchange"
    Annual Cheriton Symposium, University of Waterloo - 2011 (PDF)
  6. Atif Khan, Ian McKillop, Helen Chen
    "A Semantic Approach to Secure Exchange of Patient Information"
    Graduate Student Research Conference, University of Waterloo - 2011 (PDF)
  7. Atif Khan, John Doucette, Changjiu Jin, Lijie Fu, Robin Cohen
    "An Ontological Approach to Data-Mining for Emergency Medicine"
    hSite 2nd Annual Research Review - 2011 (PDF, abstract)
  8. Atif Khan, Sarah Nadi
    CONSENTIR - "A Policy Based Patient Consent & Access Management System"
    4th Annual Symposium of Health Technology - 2010 (PDF)
Other Academic Service Miscellaneous Scholarships
  1. Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) Graduate Research Scholarship - Fall 2012 (1 year)
  2. Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) - Spring 2012 (2 years)
  3. President's Scholarship - Spring 2012 (2 years)
  4. Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) - Spring 2012 (1 year)
  5. Queen Elizabeth Ontario Graduate Scholarships in Science and Technology (OGSST) - Winter 2012 (1 term)
  6. Cheriton Scholarship Award - Spring 2011 (2 years)
  7. Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) Graduate Research Scholarship - Winter 2011 (1 year)
  8. Ontario Graduate Scholarships in Science and Technology (OGSST) - Winter 2011 (1 term)
  9. MITACS Accelerate PhD Fellowship - Fall 2010 (1 year)
Awards
  1. hSite Best Poster Presentation Finalist Jun 2012
  2. Best Oral Presentation Award - Graduate Student Research Conference 2011
  3. Best Paper Award - NEDSI 2011
  4. Letter of Recognition for Teaching CS446 from Director School of Computer Science (David Taylor) - Fall 2010

Last updated on Aug 7th, 2016, by Atif Khan