Robert Carroll is a research fellow working with Dr. Josh Denny in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University. His work focuses on the secondary use of EHR data. Areas of particular interest include phenotype identification using machine learning methods and leveraging genetic data to improve the understanding of disease. He updates and manages the R PheWAS package (available on github
). He earned his PhD in Biomedical Informatics from Vanderbilt University in 2014.