Illhoi Yoo, PhD


Illhoi Yoo is actively involved in researching ways to advance medicine using information technologies. Dr. Yoo collaborates with physicians in the School of Medicine, for example, to improve pain management using mobile technologies and to predict hospital readmission using data mining technologies.

Academic Information

Associate Professor
P. 573-882-7642

Research Interests

  • Pain and addiction management using mobile technologies
  • Prediction of hospital readmission using data mining
  • Patient satisfaction

Areas of Expertise

  • Mobile health (mHealth)
  • Healthcare data and text mining
  • Biomedical and health ontologies
  • Health information retrieval systems (PubMed)

Education & Training

Post-Graduate School

Ph.D., Drexel University