Ricardo Henao

Ricardo Henao

Associate Professor in Biostatistics & Bioinformatics

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor in Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Member of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 140 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: +1 919 668 0647
  • Email Address: ricardo.henao@duke.edu


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

Courses Taught

  • IDS 793: Independent Study
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering
  • ECE 899: Special Readings in Electrical Engineering
  • ECE 891: Internship
  • ECE 494: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 392: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Zhang, H; Cong, Y; Wang, Z; Zhang, L; Zhao, M; Chen, L; Si, S; Henao, R; Carin, L, Text Feature Adversarial Learning for Text Generation With Knowledge Transfer From GPT2., IEEE Trans Neural Netw Learn Syst, vol 35 no. 5 (2024), pp. 6558-6569 [10.1109/TNNLS.2022.3210975] [abs].
  • Chu, Y; Luo, G; Zhou, L; Cao, S; Ma, G; Meng, X; Zhou, J; Yang, C; Xie, D; Henao, R; Xiao, X; Wu, L; Qiu, Z; Gao, X, Deep learning-driven pulmonary arteries and veins segmentation reveals demography-associated pulmonary vasculature anatomy (2024) [abs].
  • Jeong, HK; Park, C; Jiang, SW; Nicholas, M; Chen, S; Henao, R; Kheterpal, M, Image Quality Assessment using Convolutional Neural Network in Clinical Skin Images, JID Innovations (2024), pp. 100285-100285 [10.1016/j.xjidi.2024.100285] [abs].
  • Assaad, S; Dov, D; Park, C; Davis, R; Kovalsky, SZ; Lee, WT; Kahmke, RR; Rocke, DJ; Cohen, J; Weiss-Meilik, A; Henao, R; Carin, L; Elliott Range, D, A Preliminary Study Comparing the Performance of Thyroid Molecular Tests to a Deep Learning Algorithm in Predicting Malignancy in Indeterminate Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsies., Thyroid, vol 34 no. 4 (2024), pp. 531-535 [10.1089/thy.2023.0054] [abs].
  • Economou-Zavlanos, NJ; Bessias, S; Cary, MP; Bedoya, AD; Goldstein, BA; Jelovsek, JE; O'Brien, CL; Walden, N; Elmore, M; Parrish, AB; Elengold, S; Lytle, KS; Balu, S; Lipkin, ME; Shariff, AI; Gao, M; Leverenz, D; Henao, R; Ming, DY; Gallagher, DM; Pencina, MJ; Poon, EG, Translating ethical and quality principles for the effective, safe and fair development, deployment and use of artificial intelligence technologies in healthcare., J Am Med Inform Assoc, vol 31 no. 3 (2024), pp. 705-713 [10.1093/jamia/ocad221] [abs].