CERC Lecture Series: Mihaela van der Schaar

Topic: 
AutoPrognosis: Automating the design of predictive models for clinical risk and prognosis
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:30am
Venue: 
AllenX 101 Auditorium
Speaker: 
Mihaela van der Schaar, PhD (MAN Professor, University of Oxford Faculty Fellow, Alan Turing Institute, London)
Abstract / Description: 

CERC Lecture Series Guest:
Mihaela van der Schaar, PhD
MAN Professor, University of Oxford
Faculty Fellow, Alan Turing Institute, London, UK

HER LECTURE TOPIC: "AutoPrognosis: Automating the design of predictive models for clinical risk and prognosis"

Bio:

Professor van der Schaar is MAN Professor at the University of Oxford, a Fellow of Christ Church College and Turing Faculty Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute (UK's National Data Science Institute), where she leads the effort on Data Science for Medicine. Prior to this, she was a Chancellor's Professor at UCLA. She is an IEEE Fellow (2009). She has received the Oon Prize on Preventative Medicine from the University of Cambridge (2018). She has also been the recipient of an NSF Career Award, 3 IBM Faculty Awards, the IBM Exploratory Stream Analytics Innovation Award, the Philips Make a Difference Award and several best paper awards, including the IEEE Darlington Award. She holds 33 granted USA patents. Her research focus is on data science for medicine.