Yi-Ju  Tseng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Information Management 
College of Management
Chang Gung University

Academic Background 
Ph.D.  Department of Biomedical Electronic and Bioinformatics, National Taiwan University, 2013.
B.S.  Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, National Taiwan University, 2008.
Professional Certifications 
Medical Laboratory Scientist certificate, 2008, Taiwan.
Academically Qualified
Professional Memberships 
Taiwan Association of Medical Informatics, 2016-present
Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, Taiwan, 2006-present
Intellectual Contributions
Intellectual Contributions Grid 
Category DBS CTP LPS Total
Articles in Refereed Journals 15     15
Publications in Refereed Conference Proceedings 12     12
Publications of Non-refereed or Invited Papers 6     6
College Approved Articles  
Discipline-Based Scholarship
Tseng, Y. (2019).  Increase Trichomonas vaginalis detection based on urine routine analysis through a machine learning approach.   Scientific Reports.
Tseng, Y. (2019).  Predicting breast cancer metastasis by using serum biomarkers and clinicopathological data with machine learning technologies.   International Journal of Medical Informatics.
Wang, H., Lee, T., & Tseng, Y. (2018).  A New Scheme for Strain Typing of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus on the basis of Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry by using Machine Learning Approach.   PLoS One.
Tseng, Y. (2018).  Predicting Post-Stroke Activities of Daily Living on Initiating Rehabilitation by a Machine Learning-Based Approach.   International Journal of Medical Informatics.
Tseng, Y. (2017).  Antihyperglycemic Medications: A Claims- Based Estimate of First-line Therapy Use Prior to Initialization of Second-line Medications.   Diabetes Care.
Tseng, Y. (2017).  Claims-based Diagnostic Patterns of Patients Evaluated for Lyme Disease and Given Extended Antibiotic Therapy.   Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases.
Ping, X., Tseng, Y., & Lin, Y. (2015).  A Multiple Measurements Case-based Reasoning Method for Predicting Recurrent Status of Liver Cancer Patients.   Computers in Industry.
Tseng, Y., Cami, A., & Goldmann, D. A. (2015).  Incidence and Patterns of Extended-Course Antibiotic Therapy in Patients Evaluated for Lyme Disease.   Clinical Infectious Diseases.
Tseng, Y., Ping, X., & Liang, J. (2015).  Multiple Time Series Clinical Data Processing for Classification with Merging Algorithm and Statistical Measures.   IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics.
Tseng, Y., Cami, A., & Goldmann, D. A. (2015).  Using Nation-Wide Health Insurance Claims Data to Augment Lyme Disease Surveillance.   Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases.
Liang, L., Ping, X., & Tseng, Y. (2014).  Recurrence Predictive Models for Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma after Radiofrequency Ablation Using Support Vector Machines with Feature Selection Methods.   Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.
Chen, W., Hsieh, S., & Hsu, K. (2013).  Web-Based Newborn Screening System for Metabolic Diseases: Machine Learning Versus Clinicians.   Journal of Medical Internet Research, e98.
Wu, Z., Tseng, Y., & Chung, Y. (2012).  A Reliable User Authentication and Key Agreement Scheme for Web-Based Hospital-Acquired Infection Surveillance Information.   Journal of Medical Systems, 36 (4), 2547-55.
Tseng, Y., Wu, J., & Ping, X. (2012).  A Web-Based Multidrug-Resistant Organisms Surveillance and Outbreak Detection System with Rule-Based Classification and Clustering.   Journal of Medical Internet Research.
Ping, X., Tseng, Y., & Chung, Y. (2012).  Information Extraction for Tracking Liver Cancer Patients' Statuses: from Mixture of Clinical Narrative Report Types.   Telemedicine and e-Health.
Refereed Proceedings 
Discipline-Based Scholarship
Tseng, Y., & Mandl, K. D. (in press, 2016).  Diagnostic Journeys of Patients Evaluated for Lyme Disease and Given Extended Antibiotic Therapy.   Association of American Physicians, American Society for Clinical Investigation, and American Physician Scientists Association Joint Meeting.
Ping, X., Tseng, Y., & Liang, J. (2015).  Missing Value Imputation on Multiple Measurements for Prediction of Liver Cancer Recurrence: A Comparative Study.   International Computer Symposium 2014 Workshop on Healthcare and Bioinformatics.
Tseng, Y., Ichise, R., & Huang, B. (2015).  Validation and Comparison of A Candidemia Prediction Models: a case-control study.   The 7th International Congress of Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control.
Tseng, Y., Huang, B., & Lin, H. (2015).  Development and Evaluation of A Hospital-wide Healthcare-associated Surgical Site Infection Detection Algorithm.   The 7th International Congress of Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control.
Ping, X., Lai, F., & Tseng, Y. (2014).  Evaluation of Imputation Methods for Missing Data and Their Effect on the Reliability of Predictive Models.   The Sixth International Conference on Bioinformatics, Biocomputational Systems and Biotechnologies (BIOTECHNO 2014).
Huang, B., Tseng, Y., & Ho, T. (2014).  A Healthcare-associated Surgical Site Infection Surveillance and Decision Support System.   The 2014 Biomedical Engineering International Conference (BMEiCON 2014).
Tseng, Y., Wu, J., & Lin, H. (2013).  Rule-based Healthcare-associated Bloodstream Infection Classification and Surveillance System.   European Federation of Medical Informatics Special Topic Conference (EFMI STC).
Hsu, C., Ping, X., Liang, J., & Tseng, Y. (2012).  A CBR-Based Method for Retrieving Similar Patients from Case Base.   The Second AMA-IEEE Medical Technology Conference on Healthcare.
Chen, W., Chen, H., & Tseng, Y. (2012).  Newborn Screening for Phenylketonuria: Machine Learning vs Clinicians.   The 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining.
Tseng, Y., Lai, F., & Lin, P. (2012).  Telecare with Integrated Health Portal and Smart Phones.   Medicine 2.0'12.
Tseng, Y., Lee, Y. S., & Ping, X. (2011).  Describing Electronic Medical Record by Semantic Web Technology.   The Second AMA-IEEE Medical Technology Conference on Healthcare.
Tseng, Y., Chen, Y., & Lin, H. (2010).  A web-based hospital-acquired infection surveillance information system.   The 10th IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine (ITAB).
Non-College Approved Articles 
Discipline-Based Scholarship
Ping, X., Chung, Y., & Tseng, Y. (2013).  A Web-Based Data Querying Tool Based on Ontology-Driven Methodology and Flowchart-Based Model.   JMIR Medical Informatics.
Tseng, Y., & Mandl, K. (2017).  Difference Between Estimated Purchase Price and Insurance Payments for Knee and Hip Implants in Privately Insured Patients Younger Than 65 Years.   Journal of the American Medical Association.
Tseng, Y. (2018).  Rapid Detection of Heterogeneous Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus Based on Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time-of-Flight: Using a Machine Learning Approach and Unbiased Validation.  Front Microbiol.
Tseng, Y., & Shih, Y. (2019).  Developing epidemic forecasting models to assist disease surveillance for influenza with electronic health records.  International Journal of Computers and Applications.
Chung, C., Wang, H., Lien, F., & Tseng, Y. (2019).  Incorporating statistical test and machine intelligence into strain typing of Staphylococcus haemolyticus based on matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time-of flight mass spectrometry.  Front Microbiol.
2016 – 2019:  Special Outstanding Talent Award, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan.
2013:  Smart Hospital Award, The Joint Commission of Taiwan.  To Multidrug-Resistant Organisms Surveillance and Outbreak Detection System at National Taiwan University Hospital.
2012:  Graduate Student Research Excellence Award, Graduate Institute Biomedical Electronic and 
Bioinformatics, National Taiwan University.
2012:  IICM S.M. Cho IT Student Leader Award, Institute of Information & Computing Machinery, Taiwan.
2018 – 2020:  MOST Young Scholar Fellowship, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan.
2014:  Postdoctoral Research Abroad Program Fellowship, Nation Science Council, Taiwan.