Robert M. Cronin, M.D.

Assistant Professor

robert.cronin@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics Assistant Professor of MedicineAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Education
M.S., Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.D., Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OhioM.Eng., Cornell University, Ithaca, New YorkB.S., Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Publications
Sulieman L, Gilmore D, French C, Cronin RM, Jackson GP, Russell M, Fabbri D. Classifying patient portal messages using Convolutional Neural Networks. J Biomed Inform [print-electronic]. 2017 Oct; 74: 59-70. PMID: 28864104, PII: S1532-0464(17)30197-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.jbi.2017.08.014, ISSN: 1532-0480.

Cronin RM, Fabbri D, Denny JC, Rosenbloom ST, Jackson GP. A comparison of rule-based and machine learning approaches for classifying patient portal messages. Int J Med Inform [print-electronic]. 2017 Sep; 105: 110-20. PMID: 28750904, PMCID: PMC5546247, PII: S1386-5056(17)30181-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2017.06.004, ISSN: 1872-8243.

Steitz B, Cronin RM, Davis SE, Yan E, Jackson GP. Long-term Patterns of Patient Portal Use for Pediatric Patients at an Academic Medical Center. Appl Clin Inform. 2017 Aug 8/2/2017; 8(3): 779-93. PMID: 28765865, PII: 2017-01-RA-0005, DOI: 10.4338/ACI-2017-01-RA-0005, ISSN: 1869-0327.

Jackson GP, Robinson JR, Ingram E, Masterman M, Ivory C, Holloway D, Anders S, Cronin RM. A technology-based patient and family engagement consult service for the pediatric hospital setting. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/22/2017; PMID: 29016789, PII: 4004725, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocx067, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Bejan CA, Angiolillo J, Conway D, Nash R, Shirey-Rice JK, Lipworth L, Cronin RM, Pulley J, Kripalani S, Barkin S, Johnson KB, Denny JC. Mining 100 million notes to find homelessness and adverse childhood experiences: 2 case studies of rare and severe social determinants of health in electronic health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/8/2017; PMID: 29016793, PII: 3940211, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocx059, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Pernell BM, DeBaun MR, Becker K, Rodeghier M, Bryant V, Cronin RM. Improving Medication Adherence with Two-way Short Message Service Reminders in Sickle Cell Disease and Asthma. A feasibility randomized controlled trial. Appl Clin Inform. 2017 May 5/24/2017; 8(2): 541-59. PMID: 28536723, PII: 2016-12-RA-0203, DOI: 10.4338/ACI-2016-12-RA-0203, ISSN: 1869-0327.

Teixeira PL, Wei WQ, Cronin RM, Mo H, VanHouten JP, Carroll RJ, LaRose E, Bastarache LA, Rosenbloom ST, Edwards TL, Roden DM, Lasko TA, Dart RA, Nikolai AM, Peissig PL, Denny JC. Evaluating electronic health record data sources and algorithmic approaches to identify hypertensive individuals. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan; 24(1): 162-71. PMID: 27497800, PMCID: PMC5201185, PII: ocw071, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocw071, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Cronin RM, Hankins JS, Adams-Graves P, Thompson AA, Kalinyak K, Byrd J, McClain B, Kassim A, DeBaun M, Treadwell M. Barriers and facilitators to research participation among adults, and parents of children with sickle cell disease: A trans-regional survey [letter]. Am. J. Hematol [print-electronic]. 2016 Oct; 91(10): E461-2. PMID: 27421796, DOI: 10.1002/ajh.24483, ISSN: 1096-8652.

Wei WQ, Teixeira PL, Mo H, Cronin RM, Warner JL, Denny JC. Combining billing codes, clinical notes, and medications from electronic health records provides superior phenotyping performance. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 23(e1): e20-7. PMID: 26338219, PMCID: PMC4954637, PII: ocv130, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocv130, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Shenson JA, Cronin RM, Davis SE, Chen Q, Jackson GP. Rapid growth in surgeons' use of secure messaging in a patient portal. Surg Endosc [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 30(4): 1432-40. PMID: 26123340, PMCID: PMC4881849, PII: 10.1007/s00464-015-4347-y, DOI: 10.1007/s00464-015-4347-y, ISSN: 1432-2218.

Robinson JR, Davis SE, Cronin RM, Jackson GP. Use of a Patient Portal During Hospital Admissions to Surgical Services. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2016; 2016: 1967-76. PMID: 28269956, PMCID: PMC5333326, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Masterman M, Cronin RM, Davis SE, Shenson JA, Jackson GP. Adoption of Secure Messaging in a Patient Portal across Pediatric Specialties. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2016; 2016: 1930-9. PMID: 28269952, PMCID: PMC5333207, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Cronin RM, VanHouten JP, Siew ED, Eden SK, Fihn SD, Nielson CD, Peterson JF, Baker CR, Ikizler TA, Speroff T, Matheny ME. National Veterans Health Administration inpatient risk stratification models for hospital-acquired acute kidney injury. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2015 Sep; 22(5): 1054-71. PMID: 26104740, PMCID: PMC5009929, PII: ocv051, DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocv051, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Karnes JH, Cronin RM, Rollin J, Teumer A, Pouplard C, Shaffer CM, Blanquicett C, Bowton EA, Cowan JD, Mosley JD, Van Driest SL, Weeke PE, Wells QS, Bakchoul T, Denny JC, Greinacher A, Gruel Y, Roden DM. A genome-wide association study of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia using an electronic medical record. Thromb. Haemost [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 113(4): 772-81. PMID: 25503805, PMCID: PMC4433536, PII: 14-08-0670, DOI: 10.1160/TH14-08-0670, ISSN: 2567-689X.

Cronin RM, Davis SE, Shenson JA, Chen Q, Rosenbloom ST, Jackson GP. Growth of Secure Messaging Through a Patient Portal as a Form of Outpatient Interaction across Clinical Specialties. Appl Clin Inform. 2015; 6(2): 288-304. PMID: 26171076, PMCID: PMC4493331, DOI: 10.4338/ACI-2014-12-RA-0117, ISSN: 1869-0327.

Cronin RM, Fabbri D, Denny JC, Jackson GP. Automated Classification of Consumer Health Information Needs in Patient Portal Messages. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2015; 2015: 1861-70. PMID: 26958285, PMCID: PMC4765690, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Gobbel GT, Garvin J, Reeves R, Cronin RM, Heavirland J, Williams J, Weaver A, Jayaramaraja S, Giuse D, Speroff T, Brown SH, Xu H, Matheny ME. Assisted annotation of medical free text using RapTAT. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2014 Sep; 21(5): 833-41. PMID: 24431336, PMCID: PMC4147611, PII: amiajnl-2013-002255, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2013-002255, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Cronin RM, Field JR, Bradford Y, Shaffer CM, Carroll RJ, Mosley JD, Bastarache L, Edwards TL, Hebbring SJ, Lin S, Hindorff LA, Crane PK, Pendergrass SA, Ritchie MD, Crawford DC, Pathak J, Bielinski SJ, Carrell DS, Crosslin DR, Ledbetter DH, Carey DJ, Tromp G, Williams MS, Larson EB, Jarvik GP, Peissig PL, Brilliant MH, McCarty CA, Chute CG, Kullo IJ, Bottinger E, Chisholm R, Smith ME, Roden DM, Denny JC. Phenome-wide association studies demonstrating pleiotropy of genetic variants within FTO with and without adjustment for body mass index. Front Genet. 2014; 5: 250. PMID: 25177340, PMCID: PMC4134007, DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00250, ISSN: 1664-8021.

Wei WQ, Cronin RM, Xu H, Lasko TA, Bastarache L, Denny JC. Development and evaluation of an ensemble resource linking medications to their indications. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2013 Sep; 20(5): 954-61. PMID: 23576672, PMCID: PMC3756263, PII: amiajnl-2012-001431, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001431, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Wei WQ, Cronin RM, Xu H, Lasko TA, Bastarache L, Denny JC. Development of an ensemble resource linking MEDications to their Indications (MEDI). AMIA Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2013; 2013: 172. PMID: 24303333, ISSN: 2153-4063.

O'Leary MF, Chappell JD, Stratton CW, Cronin RM, Taylor MB, Tang YW. Complex febrile seizures followed by complete recovery in an infant with high-titer 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection. J. Clin. Microbiol [print-electronic]. 2010 Oct; 48(10): 3803-5. PMID: 20702660, PMCID: PMC2953069, PII: JCM.00825-10, DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00825-10, ISSN: 1098-660X.