Bio


Arturo Lopez Pineda is a health data scientist in the Bustamante Lab at Stanford University. He is interested in the intersection between Artificial Intelligence and Medicine. Currently, he is working on the extraction of information from electronic medical records, its processing with natural language algorithms, and its use for case detection with machine learning modeling. He is interested in the development of affordable technologies to improve healthcare in Latin America.

Arturo is a member of Mexico's National System of Researchers (SNI) and a Fulbright Science and Technology alumnus. He holds a PhD and MS in Biomedical Informatics from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and a MS in Intelligent Systems and BS in Computer Science, both from Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM).

Arturo is member of the Global Oncology Young Leaders working group at Stanford.

Honors & Awards


  • The Fulbright Science and Technology Award, The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State (2010-2013)
  • National Research Candidate, Mexico's National System of Researchers of the National Council for Science and Technology (2017-2019)

Professional Education


  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Informatics (2015)
  • MS, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Informatics (2012)
  • MS, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Intelligent Systems (2008)
  • BS, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Computer Science (2006)

Stanford Advisors