François Modave

François Modave, Ph.D.

Associate Professor And Program Director

Department: MD-HOP-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 294-5932
Business Email: modavefp@ufl.edu

About François Modave

François Modave, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics Faculty, Institute for Child Health Policy Director, Artificial Intelligence and Decision-Making

Dr. Modave rejoined HOBI and the biomedical informatics team in December 2019 after spending a little over a year as director of the Center for Health Outcomes and Informatics Research and founding chair of the department of health informatics and data science at Loyola University Chicago, where he also served as site-PI for the University of Chicago-Rush CTSA.

Dr. Modave first joined HOBI in 2015 and spent nearly 4 years on the BMI team as an associate professor until he moved to Chicago in October 2018. Prior to this appointment, he was chair and tenured associate professor of the Department of Computer Science at Jackson State University, and an adjunct faculty at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – El Paso, Texas, where he held a joint appointment with Family Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

Dr. Modave received his M.S. in Applied Mathematics from the Université of Paris IX -Dauphine in 1994, in Paris France, and his Ph.D. in Computer Science from ENSEEIHT – Université Toulouse III also in France, in 1999.

Dr. Modave’s research focuses on the use of data science, decision theory, and mobile health to improve health outcomes, in particular for chronic conditions, and also to improve cancer screening rates. His work has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the National Cancer Institute and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences.

Grants

Jun 2018 – Dec 2018
2018 Data Science in Health Informatics Summer Workshop
NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY OF CHINA ·
Jan 2018 – Jul 2018
NCI SPRINT Program Application, Team Name: CRC Screening Team
VENTUREWELL ·
Feb 2017 ACTIVE
A patient-centered intervention using virtual technology to reduce colorectal cancer disparities in primary care
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI · Project Manager
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Improving Patient Reported Outcome Data for Research through Seamless Integration of the PROMIS Toolkit into EHR Workflows
NORTHWESTERN UNIV · Project Manager
Apr 2015 ACTIVE
Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)
UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS · Project Manager
Feb 2015 ACTIVE
UF Health Cancer Center Pilot Project Grants funded through the Florida Consortium of National Cancer Institute Centers Program
UF HEALTH SHANDS HOSPITAL · Project Manager
Feb 2015 – Mar 2017
Colorectal Cancer Screening: A New Web-Based
TEXAS TECH UNIV · Principal Investigator

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5932
Emails:
Business:
modavefp@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
2004 MOWRY RD
CLINICAL AND TRANSLATION RESEARCH BUILDING
2004 MOWRY ROAD
GAINESVILLE FL 326103010