Ricardo Henao

Ricardo Henao

Assistant Professor in Biostatistics & Bioinformatics

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor in Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
  • Member of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine
  • Member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 140 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 668-0647
  • Email Address: ricardo.henao@duke.edu


  • Ph.D. Technical University of Denmark (Denmark), 2011

Courses Taught

  • COMPSCI 394: Research Independent Study
  • ECE 391: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 392: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 891: Internship
  • ECE 899: Special Readings in Electrical Engineering
  • EGR 190: Special Topics in Engineering
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering
  • EGR 590: Special Topics in Engineering
  • POE 190: Practice Oriented Education

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Pagidipati, NJ; Phelan, M; Page, C; Clowse, M; Henao, R; Peterson, ED; Goldstein, BA, The importance of weight stabilization amongst those with overweight or obesity: Results from a large health care system, Preventive Medicine Reports, vol 24 (2021) [10.1016/j.pmedr.2021.101615] [abs].
  • Tsalik, EL; Henao, R; Montgomery, JL; Nawrocki, JW; Aydin, M; Lydon, EC; Ko, ER; Petzold, E; Nicholson, BP; Cairns, CB; Glickman, SW; Quackenbush, E; Kingsmore, SF; Jaehne, AK; Rivers, EP; Langley, RJ; Fowler, VG; McClain, MT; Crisp, RJ; Ginsburg, GS; Burke, TW; Hemmert, AC; Woods, CW; Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group,, Discriminating Bacterial and Viral Infection Using a Rapid Host Gene Expression Test., Crit Care Med, vol 49 no. 10 (2021), pp. 1651-1663 [10.1097/CCM.0000000000005085] [abs].
  • Van Neste, L; Wojno, KJ; Henao, R; Mane, S; Korman, H; Hafron, J; Kernen, K; Tinawi-Aljundi, R; Putzi, M; Kassis, AI; Kantoff, PW, Evaluation of an RNAseq-Based Immunogenomic Liquid Biopsy Approach in Early-Stage Prostate Cancer., Cells, vol 10 no. 10 (2021) [10.3390/cells10102567] [abs].
  • Markwalter, CF; Nyunt, MH; Han, ZY; Henao, R; Jain, A; Taghavian, O; Felgner, PL; Han, KT; Nyunt, MM; Plowe, CV, Antibody signatures of asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum malaria infections measured from dried blood spots., Malaria Journal, vol 20 no. 1 (2021) [10.1186/s12936-021-03915-8] [abs].
  • Grzesiak, E; Bent, B; McClain, MT; Woods, CW; Tsalik, EL; Nicholson, BP; Veldman, T; Burke, TW; Gardener, Z; Bergstrom, E; Turner, RB; Chiu, C; Doraiswamy, PM; Hero, A; Henao, R; Ginsburg, GS; Dunn, J, Assessment of the Feasibility of Using Noninvasive Wearable Biometric Monitoring Sensors to Detect Influenza and the Common Cold Before Symptom Onset., Jama Network Open, vol 4 no. 9 (2021) [10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.28534] [abs].