Li Xiong

Li Xiong
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Emory University

Address: 400 Dowman DR, Atlanta, GA 30322
Office: Mathematics and Science Center E412
Phone: 404-727-0758, Fax: 404-727-5611
Email: lxiong AT

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September 2014: We received PCORI funding for our project on Building Data Registries with Privacy and Confidentiality for PCOR in collaboration with Emory BMI and UCSD! (Emory press release)

September 2014: Congratulations to Slawek Goryczka and Liyue Fan who successfully defended their PhD dissertation! Slawek joined the privacy team of Google at Zurich and Liyue will join University of Southern California as a postdoctoral fellow. Wish them the best!

April 2014: We are starting an ACM-W student chapter at Emory! Stay tuned and more details to follow.

March 2014: The PAIS Workshop was a great success! The slides for the invited talks and the panel are now available!

December 2013: I am co-organizing the Workshop on Privacy and Anonymity in the Information Society (PAIS) again collocated with EDBT/ICDT 2014. Submissions are welcome and due December 28. Looking forward to seeing you at the workshop!

December 2013: I just attended the Big Data and Differential Privacy Workshop hosted by the Simons Institute at Berkeley. Slides and videos of all talks are available! You can also find my talk on Real Time Aggregate Monitoring with Differential Privacy.

July 2013: Our paper Differentially Private Multi-Dimensional Time-Series Release for Traffic Monitoring (Liyue Fan, Li Xiong, Vaidy Sunderam) received the best student paper award at DBSec 2013!

May 2013: I will be on sabbatical leave at the iDASH center at UC San Diego this Fall.

May 2013: I am co-editing a JBI Special Issue on Informatics Methods in Medical Privacy. Submissions are welcome and due August 25, 2013.

Brief Bio
Li Xiong is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Emory University where she directs the Assured Information Management and Sharing (AIMS) research group. She holds a PhD from Georgia Institute of Technology, an MS from Johns Hopkins University, and a BS from University of Science and Technology of China, all in Computer Science. She also worked as a software engineer in IT industry for several years prior to pursuing her doctorate. Her areas of research are in data privacy and security, distributed and spatio-temporal data management, and health informatics. She is a recent recipient of the Career Enhancement Fellowship by Woodrow Wilson Foundation, a Cisco Research Award, and an IBM Faculty Innovation Award. Her current research is supported by NSF, AFOSR, and PCORI.